TripAdvisor Reviews La Colmena Luarca
Travel Blogs from Luarca
... girls to visit their Nan and Grand dad who then drove us all the way to Ribadeo where Jamieson had been waiting for us for a few days after having had an awful passage between Lastres and there. We all had dinner at the restaurant and the girls spent the night with their grandparents in a nearby gite. The next day we all had lunch on Kivu before Papi and Mamie had to drive to ...
... did go to were all really nice, as I said, some of them were just massive cliffs, some of them were just rocks which went on to water, and some of them were just plain beaches, but they were all really nice.
As I said, in the same building as us there were lots of different apartments, and one night Pepin invited everyone down for cider and sardines. Cider (or Sidra, in Spanish) is very popular in Asturias and the ...
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 ...
... buoys appeared to be taken.
One of the locals tried to direct us to one of the buoys but in the
end decided it was not strong / secure enough for us so we headed for
the only hammerhead.
Getting onto the hammerhead was in
itself abit of a challenge: a) it being quite shallow, b) very close
to moorings, and c) the apparent lack of cleats upon which to attach
yourself. In the end we got there. At the same time ...
... town so had to park and walk. Not far. Room at the top with rafter beams. Charming and comfortable. Walked around the harbour and up the steep path to the lighthouse and adjacent cemetery to look over the headland to the tiny coves on the other side. Then returned and had a couple of beers sitting by the boats and later a meal of average quality ...