- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Blanco Navia
Pity the spa was closed as it was a Monday but had a great meal
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We headed for Galicia. We got in a
short sail and anchored opposite Castrolpol in the first of the many
Rias we are about to explore.
Getting to the anchorage was fun –
there is a moving sandbank therefore its guessing more than anything.
We did run aground, but thankfully its lovely soft sand.
The anchorage was ever so pleasant. We
spotted a couple of ...
... where we are
headed (which would mean a long passage)
The coastline is amazing when you can
see it. It has changed quite significantly since leaving the Picos
behind – rolling green valleys, sheer cliff faces of limestone and
wonderful wooded mountains in the background.
We got to the harbour, which is full of
small craft and fishing boats and the moorings are onto buoys where
you tie on fore and aft. ...
Found our way out way easier than our way in. Planned to drive the seaside route all the way to Luarca. Almost did but gave up for the last little bit and succumbed to the ease of the new motorway. Driving into Luarca is refreshing. You are back in time to a small fishing village, very unchanged. Sitting in a tight cove with narrow street. Our hotel ...
... before? If I have apologies for repeating things... Margaret is from County Cork in Ireland, as if that needs explanation, and I met her way back in some town I can't recall, when I met Bill and Jaki. Since then she has appeared briefly in Villafranca del Bierzo, Laguna de Castilla and Triacastella just sitting at a table outside a bar as I've walked past. For some reason I felt very connected to her for no reason I was aware of. Anyway, today we walked together for around 6 kms ...
Today I'm in Bodenaya after a short walk from Salas. Needed to give my feet a rest. More difficult walk than previous camino. So far have had some very stiff climbs, today 420m up, but think it will be easier for a bit after this. Weather has been mixed but mostly good, sometimes cloudy and cool, which is comfortable for walking. Scenery is great.
Have met some interesting people. A ...