Hotel Palacio de la Vinona
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... Oops. So we get back on track after 20mins and make our way to the next stop over town, Ribadeo. I get some blogging done on the iPad, whilst Jenny nods off next to me and John and Aaron continue to navigate and drive. We get to the first town and drive to the lookout over the ocean. It gave us a beautiful Panoramic views of the ocean off of Spain. Aaron and I had some fun and did some exercise filming there for my TSNthegrind and so forth, whilst we also took in the beautiful views. ...
... at the Guggenheim museum which takes an hour or so to get to. We navigate our way there pretty easy and find public parking easily also. We walk up to the museum and notice the massive dog monument that sits out the front of it. But it's actually some sort of a flowers irrigation system in the shape of a dog. Hard to explain, but the photo explains it all. We head in around 12noon, pay the 10 euro each and get little walkie talkie sticks that explain ...
... 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 ...
... covered Christ's face.
Wandering around central Oviedo, we found ourselves in pretty plazas and ran into an array of striking modern open-air sculptures, the most memorable being a pair of legs topped by a pair of large buttocks, and a statue of Woody Allen. Allen expressed a particular affection for Oviedo when filming here for his 2008 movie Vicky Cristina Barcelona.
We made a couple of day trips from Oviedo. ...
By morning we were really itching to get out of this place. Literally and metaphorically.
We took a short walk to Villaviciosa, somewhere we took a wrong turn and ended up spending most of our walk on a narrow and winding highway. It was early enough in the morning that there weren't many vehicles, but enough semi's sped by to keep us moving quickly.
From there we took a bus to Gijón, and walked from the ...