Hotel del Oso
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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 ...
Took the old fashioned narrow gauge train for a day trip to Llanes, an old whaling town. The train and all the little stations en route were like stepping back in time. The station was deserted when I arrived but I managed to find a man in a back room who gave me a ticket and wrote down the number 11. I took this to mean the train was running half an hour late. It actually arrived about an hour late. When it ...
... meals in a row, so we opted for something simple for tea. Peter spotted prawns in the fish display at the little supermarket, so we had those with fresh crusty bread along the promenade. The prawns were very sweet and needed nothing extra. Simple and delicious!A chance meeting and talk about places to visit with an Australian girl after the cave visit, led us to alter our plan to go to Leon Friday, but to Llastres instead. That is the next ...
We had a very busy day today on our first excursion with our school, UIMP. The day started out with us leaving on a tour bus around 9:30 am and driving approximately 40 minutes to the Museum of Altamira. For those of you who don't know what the Altamira is, it's a cave that has prehistoric paintings of various images (mostly animals) on the walls and ceilings. Although we did not get to see the actual cave paintings (as ...
... to turn around. I am so thankful I didn't!! We were walking through the countryside, when out of NOWHERE comes something out of a dream. This glorious, green, whimsical building stands before me, and I know it is Gaudí the second I laid eyes on it. There, I was in love. It was such a wonderful surprise! One of my greatest dreams was to see a piece of work from Gaudí, and when I found out we weren't going ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed