La Tahona de Besnes
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Free parking
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... universally described as charming in guidebooks. We found it artificially quaint and touristy (and noisy- the church bells sounded the time TWICE on the hour which then rousted the roosters). We were too tired to figure out food so Becky corralled some seemingly reasonable German tourists and we shadowed them to their restaurant. It turned out to be a good strategy- great local seafood and a really friendly ...
On the way back, we saw "some" view through short clearings, but mostly it was white and felt like one of the scenes from Lord of the Rings. :)
Now we are back in the room, running the laundry. Tomorrow we have to get going to the next city - Oviedo. There is one thing there that I'm looking forward to. :)
... view. In about 6-7 min, we reached the top. From there, we walked a bit to get to the village of Bulnes. It's a very lovely small village next to a small stream and seems to be just living off tourism because in this tiny village, there were roughly about 6-7 bars/restaurants! With about 15-20 min hike up from the village, we could see Naranjo de Bulnes - majestic looking limestone peak - far away.
... we will be staying in the middle of Picos de Europa. It's another thing we were really looking forward to. Once you got off the highway, it was about 1 hour of rural windy road through little villages and amazing jaw dropping vistas. This place is stunning. We love mountains in BC, but mountains here look so different with lime stone formations, deep gorges and green meadows where horses, cows, sheep and tons of goats gazing.
... be anything we ate that might have been tainted.
I was very sad and disappointed because today was the day to check out 2 of the most historically important caves in the world. We even had reservations made from Canada. But what can we do when we cannot even step out of our room... We ended up sleeping almost all day, only managed to walk out to a downstairs cafe to have warm cups tea and fruit juice. Hoping to feel better tomorrow so we can check out at least one ...