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... mix of pre-romanesque, gothic and baroque. The pre-romanesque part houses very important relics among Christians - one of them being a cloth that said to have covered Christ's face and has blood stains. Aside the relics, there are many interesting sculptures, paintings, etc everywhere.
After the cathedral, next stop is Museum of Archaeology. It was also very impressive and they had very extensive ...
... our car and dropped by a nice bakery. (Of course!) We picked up a coconut macaroon and a florentine. They were both super good! We walked around the town a bit - this is very Asturian - there are so many sidrelias around. It's basically a bar/restaurant which brew/serve fresh apple ciders. People go there to get a cider or two with some food. Maybe we should try it for dinner tonight.
Our destination today is Oviedo. The place we stay ...
... the main and ate 3 bowls of the octopus and potato soup. Then when the ribs and roast potato main meal arrived, he was bulging at the seams. Lucky he has a separate stomach for dessert.
It was such a wonderful experience & a favourite memory of Gijon. We will be dreaming about that meal for years to come.
After lunch the skies had cleared a little, so we walked that lunch off to get a photo at the Gijon sign. I wanted the pic, so everyone ...
... name).We eat Leana's chicken & gravy with vegies for lunch. Delicious & comforting.
Reid takes us to Decathalon and Forum sports stores. They are cheap & we could go crazy, but just buy Tess a new pair of soccer boots.
We arrive back and Leana has arranged beef & vegetable pita wraps for dinner.
The kids watch a movie. Then we head home to bed. Meg, Tess and Andie sleep ...
... it hurts, unlike the bed.
Andrew goes into work for a few hours. We have some quiet time. We settle the kids in for a movie and dinner and then we meet Andrew after work at their favourite restaurant for a parents dinner and cidar.
Dan, Andie and Tess sleep at the Millars and the rest of us head back to our apartment.
It was a great day.
Wonderful sights, food and company. ...