Hotel Picu Castiellu
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We arrived at Llanes and it took 5 hours to drive to Lanes. It was so boring.
When we got there we realized that there were cats.
They were so cute and there was also donkeys, cows and sheep.
The next day we went to some blow holes.
... Very cool.
We walked and had running races along the high clifftop coastline and walked and climbed amongst the coloured, artist's blocks on the pier - I don't think you were supposed to climb on them though.
An unexpected highlight was discovering nearby blowholes.
The boys loved them, Zara not so much. A bit scary with the sudden rush and explosion of noise.
The boys found simple joy in watching a ...
... almost got stuck.
We visited a couple of the weirdest beaches on earth.
One beach was covered by rock and was in the middle of a field, the ocean wasn't near us but waves still crashed into the beach area.
I climbed over the rocks into the middle of the water! :)
We went to a port area in Llanes the waves were coming ...
We have had one adrenalin filled morning when the skylight above our bed blow off!! We were just saying that this was the first wind (it was pretty strong) that we had encountered!! Fortunately it was 9am and Stephen was able to find most of the pieces, we spent about an hour gluing and taping it back together and reinstating it. It is watertight but will have to be replaced. We cannot believe how lucky we were. It could have been raining and ...
Entry to Llanes was spectacular. After driving 500km in 5 hrs the rain hit. 150mm in 30 mins. The town went under with police directing you away from the city. The last 10km took 1 1/2 hrs. Thank goodness the town drains quickly. The apartmentent is on the top floor with a balcony overlooking the centre of town. People watching beccomes an artform. Parking in the garage is interesting fitting the car with 50mm each side. Have to fold ...