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Travel Blogs from Burgos
Long boring drive today, 280 miles so I had a nice sleep in the car.
(My daily offer to drive is yet again rejected)
The Hotel is out of town in the middle of nowhere, kind of a truck stop feel to it but with a fancy restaurant and nice rooms.
After passing the time trying to translate the menu (sirloin of pickled nice orange …
Day 14 and 15
Around dinner time we arrived at Burgos and went straight for the historical center. I guess we were lucky since a religious event was happening around the cathedral and a huge number of people filled the streets. We found a nice place nearby for "tapas" (Spanish meal made up of a variety of appetizers or snacks) and wine. < …
Meeting up with over twenty Irish Ramblers for eleven days here in Spain after we finished our World trip was a nice way to unwind and prepare yourself for a soft landing back in Dublin later today.
We have many stories to write up and expand on for our travels over the last ten months.
Highlights would include,
Two months in Costa Rica,
The sea crossing from the west coast of the U.S. to ...
... whole place to ourselves…. soon realising we had just pitched in the section which didn’t face directly onto the stunning beach where the rest of the campers were. We headed into town and were transformed into our Spanish alter-ego’s…. (Emilia and Traconia) We were pulling out the five words we had learnt by listening to lessons through our helmet speakers frantically the day before. (We rode along asking trucks "como estas?") We ordered an array ...
... office run by the Picos de Europa National Park.
"You only need to go to the second bridge, Puente Bolín. You’ll see the best part of the canyon in that stretch", the knowledgeable park ranger informs us.
We park our car and commence the walk. Who should be the first people we come across but a couple of English hikers we had met yesterday at Fuente Dé.
"We’ve come all the way from the far end of the canyon" ...