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... br> still puzzled about where it came from. But they do know that it is one of the
oldest, if not the oldest language in Europe.
Our ship is docked about a half hour away from Bilbao in a city called Getxo and SAS has
organized a shuttle bus running continuously to take us back and forth as we please.
I had a Field Lab for my "Great Monuments of Art and Architectural History"
class on my first day here. Every class includes one mandatory field trip. ...
... asked if we had any paper.
When it emerged they wanted €25 per day for the privilege of tying ourselves onto a floating ball of rubber we decided not to bother and motored 500 yards upriver to anchor instead. And it was idyllic; mountainous surroundings, calm peaceful water, perfect holding - unfortunately a small storm arrived the next day so we weren't able to enjoy it much, but still. The beach we were next to was clearly a ...
... Basque Country you don't have tapas you have pintxos and they are usually "two bites" on a piece of bread so no good for a meal (except lunch maybe). We did well however finding a great restaurant where we had actually eaten at last time we were in Bilbao., Rio-Oja. I had some meatballs in a sauce with potatoes roasted capsicums and John had lamb stew. Not huge portions and very tasty. ...
... is another charming medieval city, somewhat unusual in that the old section is built on a promontory, with the modern city completely surrounding it. One unusual feature is the installation of moving walkways in the medieval centre. Good idea, or not?
We have arrived at the tail end of the annual Fiesta de ...
... more, and stopping again to rest, we headed to the center of town to find some food. And what we found was a HUGE parade of women including the drum corps. They had many signs but since most were written in Basque, we couldn't read them.
Armando said that he thought coming to Spain he would have a chance to practice his Castillan (that's like the Queen's English for English speakers). But Barcelona is in Catalunya and many ...