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... to explore the Ria further and went to the very top and anchored in Ensenada de San Simon. Very pretty. While searching for a place to anchor we saw around 6 dolphins mooching about - that was real cool.
The following morning we headed for Baiona.
The old town of Baiona is very nice, small but nice. The views of the Ria and the Atlantic are magical as you stroll on the outside of the castle walls.
Great bars and restaurants.
In the morning we took one of the local buses to Pontevedra, the capital of this region. We got off the bus a little too early (following other people) and then without a map we walked to the bus station some 2 miles away. At the station we got a map and timetable. What is frustrating is that where we got off was right near the old town and, there were no buses from ...
... advantage of the situation.
For the rest of the day we did basically nothing but enjoy the day, the sunshine and the lovely view.
On Monday at low water, there were loads of "official / registered" cocklers on the beach. In the morning I also saw three dolphins exploring the area - magical! The weather has changed a lot - its now damp and miserable but we need to move ...
... the train to Santiago. What an amazing place.... so atmospheric and you could feel the spiritualism - there were loads of groups/clubs/whatever on their pilgrimages and the place was just buzzing - maybe because we were there before the siesta hours!!!!
When we got back after a very enjoyable day we moved on to another anchorage (which is another entry).
... we wandered around the village which I must say is very different to what we've seen so far - most of the houses are brightly coloured and have their own individual design, its almost as if most were hand designed and built with whatever materials were available to them.
The sunset was just so beautiful especially as there was very little wind.