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... to the trip! There aren't any trains or airports into the country either. The entire country is so mountainous that straight roads aren't possible. Extremely long tunnels have been dug in some areas, but they don't get too far through the mountain. Before long we were again winding through the narrow mountain roads. To make matters worse, the roads were also being used by the locals for herding their livestock! We were in a traffic jam for about an ...
... of electronic shops and other shops aimed at the tourist. There are restaurants although not that many. We could only find one place that could pretend to be a Pub/Bar, a place called 'Mama Maria', which was pretty good.
So after a couple of hours walking around the city we returned to the hotel and got our heads down for an hour or so. The last ...
... steep cliffs on either side.
When we reached Andorra La Vella, we could see our hotel but it must have taken us 45 minutes to get to the road outside the front of it. In our quest to get there we must have rode along every road in the city!
We eventually managed to find our way and hotel is definitely the best one of the trip so far.
In the evening we went to a local bar and had a superb steak before ...
... reminder of our drive into Italy. As we enter Barcelona our GPS now brings up the airport, but only after we have been far too long amongst some frenetic Spanish driving and seen too much of the motorway system. The contrast between the relaxed driving behaviour of rural Spain and the passion of Barcelona is striking. After about 3 hours from Andorra we deliver the car to the airport depot. We have travelled 4,700km, had some ...
... we go down the hill to Andorra Le Vella, the main settlement with a population of over 20,000 and which is only 1000m above sea level. We have lunch and do some shopping, I get a couple of ties and we both get our haircuts. Despite the very prosperous look of Andorra, it apparently has few taxes, so things are a little cheaper. Very few of the shopkeepers know any English, with the main languages being Catalan and Spanish, followed by French. English is a very poor fourth. ...
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