Hotel Rural La Lluriga
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... he wasn't keen to do a walk that far, and I opted to not do it by myself. The quest to see dinosaur footprints has now become a bit of a joke!
What we did find out in the evening was that the hotel is easily reached from the top part of the town. If we had known that we would have waited for the second stop when we arrived. We just expected it to be near the beach, about 200 metres! Ha ha!
Overall, It was a quiet, satisfying stay at Lastres.
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 ...
... Of course photography is not allowed so pictures here are courtesy of web.
There are several caves with art in the wider area that can be visited, and when we come back again, we would certainly plan to visit another. One is just outside Cangis de Onis and one further south at San Salvador de Alesga. It is essential to contact the centres for reservation information.
This time we stayed in the old town, as it meant ...
... was also interesting that this church was similar to the churches I saw when I was in France a few years ago.
For our next stop, we had lunch in a town called San Vicente de la barquera. It was a very beautiful town with a castle and a church located in it. I also bought a Cantabria sweatshirt in this town (because it was freezing today to be honest, and I was not prepared). For those who don't know, Cantabria is the part of Spain we ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet