- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Non-smoking rooms
- Smoking rooms available
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Breakfast Available
- Room service
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A couple of good reasons for heading out to the far west are that we have never been to this part of Spain and this is the area where they produce Abariņo wine, one of Jo's favourites. Unlike the south this is very green as it is kept cooler and wetter by the Atlantic weather systems.
First stop was the supermarket in Vigo to buy some local wine. Yes you can do wine tours, and we have done a few, but if all you want to do is try ...
... of antiques and bric a brac. It has an unusual method of taking guests luggage from their cars to their rooms. He is called Frederico. We lie and frazzle on the "panoramic" sunbeds at the top of the garden and have a swim. We have a beautiful homemade dinner on the outside terrace. I have octopus and Kathleen has "black" pork. Our waiter has a brother who has worked as a dentist in Aberdeen for the last seven years. My niece Susan is also an NHS Dentist in Aberdeen. Its a small ...
... 36 degrees at peak and the beer from last night was coming out through my forehead at an alarming rate.
If you are an engineer you would love Porto because the river is crossed about 8 tomes by bridges towering above the waterway the oldest from 1886 to a relatively new modern structure.
Be aware Porto is very much a tourist hotspot, so if you dislike that stay away. However I put my dislike for cities aside and thoroughly enjoyed ...
... and the first thing we encountered was a steep hill. Okay, that's not bad, it will probably be the only one. Then we climbed another steep hill, and another. As a matter of fact for the next 2 hours the Camino went up! Had we not read the "flat" description for today, we would probably have not given it much thought, but our expectations were set. I thought how typical this is for me. My greatest disappointments are usually when my expectations are the ...
Day 27- Arcades to Pontevedra 9 miles
Today was a relatively short day and gave us the opportunity to look at possible alternate routes to our destination. Elise found a detour which took us along a beautiful river and ended very close to the downtown of Pontevedra. The other possibility was to walk the direct route through the industrial section of town, which was ...