Travel Blogs from Cedeira
We decided to move on to the next Ria
not too far way and is supposedly the best in this area. We got a
reasonable sail in. Getting closer to the sand bank we put the
engine on and noticed it wouldn't engage in gear, so we anchored,
quite a way off shore and assessed the situation. Then suddenly
everything was okay, so we ...
We decided that we weren't interested
in going into the village so headed off for the next Ria some 5 miles
away. We got a very leisurely sail in, however, 10 mins into leaving
we realised that the sea cock was not reopened following cleaning the
strainer (therefore risking major damage to the engine) so it was out
with the sails and sail we shall, regardless of the ...
We were toying with the idea of going
back to the anchorage off Castropol but decided to continue on to the
next Ria. We got a lovely sail in and enjoyed the coast line.
We anchored off Viveiro and enjoyed the
music coming from the seafront. Whilst relaxing we noticed a lone
dolphin swimming about checking out the ...
Yesterday's visit to Ferrol had spurred us into an early start. The hotel bar was open for coffee but it just seemed surreal particularly as breakfast wasn't included. We took the opportunity to head back to Pontedeume and the beach at Cabanas for coffee and pastries. A stroll on the beach is a remarkable contrast to Ferrol with its joggers and jet set and one that makes me think more that here has become the summer retreat of those that work in the cities rather than ...
... walk. S do C a fascinating walled town with huge cathedral, dozens of inviting little restaurants. It was lunch time so busy busy. We opted for a simpler option and sat at a bar eating raciones and drinking coffee. Spain is very inexpensive now. Our lunch only cost €6.80 for 2. This place really worth a visit. The huge square quiet with folks with boots and sticks sitting in ...