Les Hortensias du Lac
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... we take one exit too early, and are soon driving along a single track road, surrounded by dense pine forest, needless to say, it is pouring with rain.
Three miles of recriminations later, tempers fraying rapidly, the sat nav instructs us to turn right into an even narrower gravel track.
The good news is, there is just enough hard ground at the entrance to the track to turn the van around, ...
... ourselves and joined the locals playing bat and ball on the beach, joined the kiddies on the waterslides that appear to be everywhere and even playing a few games of tennis. The scenery is certainly not the most impressive: pine logging and sand dunes on the coast, but in search of a car door part we've headed a further inland and discovered some smaller towns that fit the French image a little ...
... to be like. We arrived at the campsite in a suburb called Salapeno, and on the coast, shortly after lunch time. it is an apparent 15 minute walk to the Metro so after quickly setting up we we're off on the train to downtown Bilbao by 1.30pm. Their train system is really good and we were able to to purchase a single ticket we could both use on all forms of transport in the city, the journey into town took about half an hour and the ticket cost a total of €5, not bad at all. ...
... town square. This followed by beers in a pavement cafe in the town square.
There is some kind of event going on, people dressed up in black costumes and wearing red neckerchiefs are singing and playing guitars in a bandstand in the middle of the square. Not sure if it is someting to do with Easter perhaps?
After church we walk back along the cliff top in the dark, lucky we took torches!
... been donated by someone for a journey that went well. At the back, we were able to climb up to the first row of raised seating which was really neat. Normally, all access to the above areas is roped off. We headed up and sat for a while admiring the different styled church. Afterwards we headed to the grocery store so Minh-Yen could stock up on cheese and wine to take back with her and we loaded up on more groceries. Then, it was time for more ...