Hotel Quinta Duro
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... started and boy did it pour down! The only decision to make thus was to hook us up with a 'real' room for the night at the handily located "Superman" hostel and get a full wash of both clothes and myself. Peter was particularly starting to hum by now so this was a most opportune moment. A relaxing night (sans mattress) would be perfect preparation for a big mileage push tomorrow which would hopefully see us join the pilgrims at Santiago... but would we make ...
I now totally understand why it is called a weather forecast because we should only use as guidance like the Gps. As technology improves sometimes we are so easy to reply on it, then when nature shows us the real world maybe it could be a bit late to realize. Well we had another great little sail today, I was planning to fly the spinnaker easy surf west with the predicted north easterly force 3 or 4 so left the ...
... the bridge, we walked through the village for a few minutes before coming to the bottom of a hike. Eventually me and Caitlin convinced Mum and Dad to hike at least part of the track. So we hiked up lots of steep, slippery rocks. There were two paths, one of them went to a viewing point, 10 minutes up the track, and the other was an hour and a half long hike up the hill.
After we had hiked part of the way up the track, we came back down ...
... pass-time: bronzing themselves at the beach day in day out until they look like a raisin. The beach was pretty nice, but not amazing white sand or anything. Looked pretty decent for surfing and Paddie offered me a go on his board but I couldn't be bothered sorting out the wetsuit and everything, especially since we didn’t have towels or change of clothes and the water was actually really cold (NZ styles). Oh well. We were down at the very packed beach for a couple of ...
... br> was directed to raft up against us – great!
The guidebooks had stated that along
this part of the coast there would be an apparent lack of, how shall
I put it, facitilies /welcome for visiting yachts. Each harbour is
more or less equipped for local boats which are either commercial
fishing boats or small craft. Our guidebooks are 10+ and 6 years
old, it appears as nothing has changed.
Anyway, we ...