Hotel Palacio De La Llorea
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... I stay in the apartment and lay down waiting for my stomach pain to subside. I hear them all come through the doors with loads of bags, I think they bought the grocery store, haha. Jenny and Aaron cook up a storm in the kitchen and I help out with making the Salad and we all sit down to a nice home cooked healthy meal. We've had a busy few days in the car, racing around to different spots along the way, so the rest of the night is a quiet and relaxing one as deserved. ...
... here for one night, so there isn't much to offer food wise. We decide I a restaurant and head on in. I speak Spanish to the waiter who seats us at a 4 person table and gives us menus in Spanish. Usually it's easy to depict what it is, but even Aaron and I were having a hard time understanding the full detail of it all. We ask him if he speaks English, and he tells us very little, but provides us with an English menu, perfect. Jenny and I order 2x ...
... of the promenade is a fascinating green glass sculpture, which on closer inspection turned out to be 3,200 cider bottles lit from the inside in the evening.We had a glass of wine at cafe across from a large fortress looking building, Revillagigedo Palace. The building from the 17th C was designed to look impenetrable to ward off any marauding attackers from the sea. From there we wandered through the old town to Plaza Mayor (the major ...
... But it was also necessary as from now on I get chucked out of my albergues at 8am so no more lie ins for me! Walked uphill and then when I got to the top somehow I had to go up again...and again. I have now discovered that the next four days walking are all up. Splendid! But enjoyed a sandwich my hotel landlady had made for me. Quite a straightforward walk, past some genuine pilgrim graffiti- you could tell this as entirely missing the usual sexual ...
... posted every time police got a report of wife abuse. Unfortunately they see it far too often.
Finally it was time for us to head to the restaurant called Tierra Astur.
It was kind of rustic, with sawdust on the floor and communal seating along long tables. Plates were already in place, each with a thick slice of dark, thick-crusted bread.
And then they started serving the ...