Hotel Oslo Coimbra
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Free parking
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Great hotel! Awesome breakfast and prefect location!
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Yesterday our guide was telling us that Italy, Spain and Portugal are suffering badly with unemployment. In Italy it is running at a staggering 50%, Spain at 30% and Portugal somewhere in between. Also of concern in these countries is the rapidly declining birthrate of locals and conversely the equally rapid increase in immigrant birth rates. …
Well here we are in Portugal, at Coimbra, which used to be the old capitol. It took a five hour trip from Salamanca in an air conditioned mini-van to get here, arriving about 3.00pm. We travelled on a very good highway through countryside that seems much more green than Spain and alongside a very big river - the Mondego.
Coimbra seems a …
Today we visited some fabulous Roman ruins at Conimbriga with great mosaics. Then it was off to a monument under UNESCO World Heritage protection, the Abbey of the Gothic Manueline "Mosteiro de Santa Maria de Vitoria" in Batalha. We finished the day with a visit to Fatima, the Catholic pilgrimage village where Our Lady appeared to 3 shepherd children in 1917. It was awful! Huge with ghastly tacky souvenir shops. Our accommodation tonight is the gorgeous Pousada de Conde de ...
... shories were as big as the waves out the back. We have some fun mucking around on the sand, taking photos, being 'little kids’ and doing hand stands, etc. It was kind of nice to muck around and have some fun regardless of our miserable weather recently.
We head back up and continue to rest with J+J until dinner time. We all jump in the car and decide to find a restaurant for dinner. This town is pretty deserted as it’s not peak season and it’s on a beach ...
Packed and ready to go early on a Sunday morning, we board our buses to ride a few hours to the port city. Raining again, we enter the city of Coimbra home of the oldest university in Portugal. Our guide walks us across the part of the campus that houses the schools of medicine and law towatds the Johannine Library. Over 200,000 ...