Hotel Urbis Centre
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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If you have been following the blog for the last few weeks you will have spotted the regular pattern of time by the coast with interspersed with trips inland for climbing. We had visited this area back in 2006 and had really enjoyed it. It has some stunning cliffs and gorges high up in the hills at around 1000m above sea level. Although we are high in the hills the day time temperature are still up in the mid 30's so all our climbing is being done ...
... around the city, with €3 tickets, valid for one hour. So we strolled on to Sibelius Park and saw the monument designed with pipes. Then we had to walk a bit further to find the tram stop and we just caught one which took us back down to the Market Square and we got off at the old Market Hall with its aisles of renovated timber stalls. The building is beautiful and the produce looks very appealing. Bill bought a smoked salmon sandwich from one of the smoked fish and ...
... and leeks, followed by chocolate gelato. Bill had pizza slices and blue cheese, booked into Prime C for tomorrow night, then we went to the Luxe lounge to hear the music trivia quiz which was today on musicals. We weren't much good as many of them were newer or lesser known ones but chatted to some others there. Walking back we bumped into Darroll and Maria by the jigsaw and chatted for ...
... palace. As the horses are out in the pastures for summer, we just saw their beautiful stalls and tack rooms, with marble pillars and wood and iron stalls. One end of this area has been filled with a collection of royal carriages used over the years and, I imagine, today still. The shuttle bus was already at the canal-side so we got on and waited for it to return to the ship. I made myself a hot mocha and we went to the Looking Glass lounge where Bill had a ...
... behind the scenes' on Azamara Quest. There was a film on the building of the ship, as R1 for Renaissance, looping on the screen before his arrival. His slide show presentation was very interesting, with his characteristic asides adding an extra touch. After going through all areas of the ship and different aspects of life aboard, he was joined by the Chief Engineer, Hotel Manager and head of HR, who all fielded questions from the audience on a variety of ...