Grande Hotel Das Caldas Da Felgueira
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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Travel Blogs from Canas de Senhorim
... and sneer of cold command, tell that it's sculptor well those passions read which yet survive, Stamped on these lifeless things, the hand that mocked them and the heart that fed; And on the pedestal these words appear, 'My name is Ozimandias, king of kings, Look on my works, ye Mighty, and despair!' Nothing beside remains, Round the decay of that colossal wreck, boundless and bare The lone and level sands stretch far ...
After breakfast we decided to take a 2 hour boat cruise on the Douro River. Another wise choice! Stunning scenery - the vineyards seem to start at the waters edge and disappear up into the sky. A wine house on every corner. On disembarking we ventured into the village and bought some goodies for lunch. We figured that if we keep eating at restaurants every day for lunch we'll be paying excess baggage on the trip home! So a fare of bread rolls, olives, ham and cheese ( and a ...
... speaking Greek, but I am getting better. We had the most divine sandwich today with freshly baked bread (I told you the bread was going to be the end of me) and a pile of ham and cheese. We arrived at our hotel and emailed our Australian friends (Sue and Tony) to find they were just down the road, so we pulled our boots back on and trotted back and found them having beer and wine on the patio. Fast forward an hour and a half, along with a couple of beers and G&Ts, ...
... where graduates get their degrees....it has a little more class than the Melbourne conference centre!!
There were some very steep steps again - hard to imagine Sandy picking that for her birthday outing!! Luckily we found a funicular for the downwards trip. The Uni cafe was an experience, a gazzilion people in v small area...but cheap food. Afterwards I had an eclair and Sandy had a Portuguese tart.
Home again and now getting ready for ...
We drove 50 mins to Sátão from Viseu after restocking for the weekend at the supermarket. A gourmet weekend was in order and it's not disappointed one bit. Hand peeled prawns in garlic, olive oil and chorizos, traditional Portuguese rolled pork with a local stuffing smothered in onions, pepper, salt and pepper seasonings, large fish kebabs, aubergine & halloumi parcels, cocktails shaken!!! It's all too much holiday fun... Time to travel Monday ...