Hotel Rural Arredondo
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Lastres: Friday4July. - Saturday5July
It was not a long trip from Ribadesella to Lastres in the ALSA bus, only about 30 minutes. It was through pretty scenery and through hills, some with gum trees, the road curving along the coast. I had been keen to go to Lastres thinking it was the place I had read about with impressive cliffs. Cliffs it did have, not great ones, but it was Timbres I was really after, that and snorkelling at a place near ...
Ah Asturias, why are your waters warmer than southern Portugal? Anyways, this is the most expensive campground we've been too so far, but also the best view by far. You get both the ocean and the mountains from Picos de Europa. The camping is called La Paz, maybe because it's on a cliff above the ...
... plazas in preparation for the festival of Santa Maria Magdalena to be held that day. The procession, which included litte girls dressed in long white dresses and the boys in either velvet waistcoats and floppy velvet caps or sailor suits, followed the flower pathways all around the town, stopping at the various altars for prayers. When it was finished, the cafés and bars of the story book old town ...
... to tell me it is very difficult!!Peter's shoulder and back are giving him curry, but he does soldier on! Good on him.We walked across to the cave office to see if we could split our ticket, one day the museum, the next the cave, but no, impossible! Actually, I would recommend booking a time later in the day and going to the museum first. If they allow it. Can't see a problem, but .... The museum is top class, and has explanations and models ...
Next, after lunch we drove to our last destination - Comillas. This part of our trip was definitely the coolest part. We got to see an old palace called la Castilla de sobrellano, which was a neogothical styled home with hints of modernism in the decor. After this, we got to see the coolest part of all - a work of Antoni Gaudí! This architect is famous in Barcelona (and unfortunately we won't have time on our trip to go there), so ...
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