Hotel Blue Marques de San Esteban
Travel Blogs from Gijón
... they are so spread out. Come across huge market place - large open building full of fish, meat and fresh food vendors, then back out into to the streets into acres of stalls selling just about anything you can imagine - a whole street of fresh flowers - just amazing!
Tempted to buy but would have been a bit hard to carry around with us.
Settle for a cup of coffee and just soaking up the atmosphere.
Batteries recharged, off again, on to the Museo Arqueologico re ...
... Our final eve out was lovely, eating tasty food and drinking the Cider. Although quite a little thing in itself, special way of pouring, which the bartender does, little shots in a pint that must be gulped in one (frustrating really as you are always waiting for someone to pour your next drink). Dan took it into his own hands, and it was very entertaining as the whole bar seemed to turn and watch this 'fool' breaking all tradition! ...
... raw, beauty, and
at times the snowcapped, jagged peaks came out from the clouds.
Incredible seeing the ancient little famrhouses around, how they
survive out here! After a while it was time to head back...alllll the
way down (thankgoodness we didn't attempt uphill...it was lethal).
Ella did a good chunk of walking but eventually Dan took her on his
shoulders (otherwise we would be there for days!) ...
... it impossible to take in any spanish that Nick was teaching me. I think my head is so overloaded, it cant take any more! I really must find a way to manage my business better. When i am back. The obvios solution is to get some more help in the office. I am not sure John has the interest and or energy! Dostiesty idiots emmerson self reliance Just been told i look like bill ...
... So we start walking at 11.30 only to discover that we are going in the opposite direction. So two hours later we get on the right track Get to Gado and check into hotel for 15 euros each. Not much in the town, but saying that there must be about ten discos. Find a fab Spanish restaurant. Eat a big meal of meat which seriously could have fed four. Left most of ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet