Hotel Las Ruedas
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Each of them has a whole floor at the Guggenheim in Bilbao. Each of them had a long multi-disciplinary career, ranging from painting to music and "performances" for one and ballet for the other, and also sculpture. But it seems to me one is much more respected than the other, maybe because he's been dead for 50 years. Yoko Ono's work is very ...
Sorry I have failed to write in our blog for the past couple of days - I have been so busy with schoolwork!
Anyways, I wanted to write today about my first exchange (or "intercambio" as they call it) with native Spanish speakers. Last night, one of my American friends suggested that we eat dinner with some of the spaniards who just arrived at UIMP on Monday. So, we did, and although it is awkward to put yourself out there and talk to new people, we ...
We had a good short first day, got off the ferry at Santander at around 12 local time then headed to another ferry which meant we skipped out Santander traffic and cost 2 euros each (bargain). The other Brits from the ferry also did the same thing, some looking like pros others like average joes. We then reached Somo and started to head East along the coast. The Scenery was great and the weather was perfect temp for a few climbs! It's a bit surreal ...
... Minh-Yen headed off to catch her plane. We slept for a few more hours and then headed down to enjoy the breakfast buffet. They had all sorts of tasty cured ham, cheese, tomatoes, toast, buns, pain au chocolat, & pastries. We quite enjoyed our breaky and checked our email one more time before heading off on our way to Porto. We stayed the night in Salamanca and then continued on to Porto the next day. It was quite a long drive so it was nice to break it up over two ...
... ship cabins have some kind of rattle in them but this one was just great.
During the night the seas got a bit rough and as this is not a massive big liner it sure got thrown about in the waves. However it never stopped me from having a great nights sleep. I felt like I was back on a wonderful liner and on another 20 day voyage across the world to somewhere nice!! Unfortunately this was to be a one night only voyage but so far has certainly been well worth ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking