Hotel Portas do Dao

Rua 25 de Abril, Penalva do Castelo, Beiras, 3550-135, Portugal | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Penalva do Castelo

Fairy Tale Castle

A travel blog entry by michellendave on Jul 14, 2014

32 photos

... we read about a Monsanto tradition:

"One of the most symbolic traditions of Monsanto is the Festival of the Holy Cross, to commemorate the resistance to a long history of sieges: the women carry to the top of the castle typical rag-dolls (known as "marafonas") and clay jars full of flowers are thrown from the walls."

Next May, we will have to come back, buy some ...

Day 24 Vila cha de as to somewhere

A travel blog entry by andrew.is.nuts on Jun 18, 2014

1 comment, 5 photos

... river bank and put up my hammock .I cooked my last ready meal and read my kindle . I'm both sad it's my last night and pleased to be so close, you could say mixed emotions run through my head but ultimately I'm chuffed to have carried my brothers ashes all the way to our mums and I know he would be to , finally he will get to mums ...

Day 23 Gaurda to Vila cha de sa

A travel blog entry by andrew.is.nuts on Jun 18, 2014

7 photos

... and after a ten minute chat with the cafe owner about what I was doing and why I climbed back on the bike , burped a couple of times and started peddling again .the climbs where relentless as I edged my way around the Estrella mountain range towards Viseu . On one particularly difficult and long climb on the hard shoulder of the N16 in the blistering sun I got my first puncture. I was almost pleased that I hadn't carried my repair kit and co2 pump ...

Day 22 rest day at the Lusitania hotel

A travel blog entry by andrew.is.nuts on Jun 17, 2014

4 photos

... the crowed In case they thought I was a German ! So I went back to the hotel and got my stove out and cooked my own lunch on the balcony . Then I got in the pool for the second time that day and then emptied the mini bar in my room .i finally went to bed about 11 after reading my kindle ...

Day 21 ciudad rodrigo to gaurda Portugal

A travel blog entry by andrew.is.nuts on Jun 15, 2014

12 photos

46 miles I left my hotel having eaten only 3 croissants 2 coffees and 3 glasses of orange juice which wasn't the gut busting breakfast I so badly needed . The route out of Ciudad rodrigo was relatively flat and after only 15 miles I crossed the boarder into Portugal .that was at about 11 so I stopped at a cafe and had steak and chips and a tuna and egg salad for lunch . After that it went down hill from there , or shall ...

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This hotel is located on Rua 25 de Abril, Penalva do Castelo.
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