La Casa del Patron
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... us how to drink out a porron, a glass shaped jug that you pour straight into your mouth. After the cooking class I also had a shower and a nap. In the evening we went out again. We walked around the town, this time visiting the church and a look out point. Quite a few restaurants were closed but we found one for dinner. We ended up sharing a table with two Australians so had a good chat while we ate. After dinner it was bed time, so we returned home for our last night in ...
... skies and rain starting decide to be sensible and return to Bilbao. The walk along the coast can be continued another day. Back in Bilbao we have a short rest before more excellent fireworks then back to Plaza Nueva for one of the only English acts, Pasadena Roof Orchestra. They play music mainly from 1920's and 30's and we enjoy singing along! For me it's the best show yet. Back to the hotel at ...
On the way to the supermercado at 9pm last night I saw a Basque father dressed in a suit greeting his son playing on a scooter in the square with dozens of other kids. He kissed him and hugged the boy with such joy and his son grinned and other family members said hi and it was typical of the feeling of family that pervades the city. Carly and I had a long lunch in a cafe packed ...
Wine wine, and thankfully no
whining from Ella! Haro is somewhat the capital of the Wine Region
and a very pretty town itself, lot's of restoration of old buildings
which is nice to see. And best of all, lot's of Bodegas within biking
distance, so parked Doris up, got some ammo for Ella and off we went!
'Barrio del Estancia' is the HQ of wine. Quite a nifty story as it
developed from the French coming in search of ...
... located in the shadow of the Cantabrian Mountains, was designed by renowned Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava, the second, in the village of Elciego, was designed by none other than Frank Gehry, architect of the Guggenheim Museum we had just seen at Bilbao.
We consult guidebooks and Trip Advisor, and finally decide to view the architectural wonders from the outside, ...