Hotel URH Palacio De Oriol
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... mind too much. The sun was shining and I had a book to read. The only concern was would Winnie start or not. Someone’s car had failed to start in the queue near us and rescue came quickly so that calmed Sue a little. We eventually boarded and got a quick bite to eat before having a look around. Sue opted for watching a presentation on whales and porpoises/dolphins and I rested my eyelids. Afterwards we both had a snooze ...
... of Biscay about 20 miles from the French border. The seaside is enhanced by it's hilly surrounds. The city sits at the mouth of the River Urumea, the city having been built to a large extent over the river's wetlands.The former bed of the river had been diverted to it's current canalised course. They seem to do a lot of diverting of river beds in Europe.
They arrived at San Sebastián around 7pm and checked into the Astoria 7 for three nights. ...
... I had new roommates which were an American guy who was a teacher for special needs kids, a Spanish guy who came to Bilbao for business and who was from Sevilla and an elderly lady from America, who was off to California the next day, after walking the St James walk for a couple of weeks. It was nice getting to know my roommates, but after a while I decided that the best way to say goodbye to this city, was by buying some fresh bread, jamon Serrano, a beer and go to ...
... thing would happen in Ireland or Poland, but the fierce love and protection the Basque have of their culture is infectious. In moments between dosing as I looked out over the rolling mountains I thought “this is where I come from. These few, proud people who speak what should be a dead language in towns that have existed for as long as human memory can recall”. It was quite an experience for me, the daughter of several proud and persecuted peoples.
... leave. Most importantly...I had to go to the Guggenheim! The Guggenheim here is amazing, it is designed by Frank Gehry and uses metal sheeting, like the Walt Disney Concert Hall in LA, which gives amazing reflection with the sun shining on it. I walked along the river which runs through the middle of Bilbao and half an hour later arrived in front of the Guggenheim. Wow. It was pretty cool! There was a giant spider made out of iron by ...