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... of electronic shops and other shops aimed at the tourist. There are restaurants although not that many. We could only find one place that could pretend to be a Pub/Bar, a place called 'Mama Maria', which was pretty good.
So after a couple of hours walking around the city we returned to the hotel and got our heads down for an hour or so. The last ...
... steep cliffs on either side.
When we reached Andorra La Vella, we could see our hotel but it must have taken us 45 minutes to get to the road outside the front of it. In our quest to get there we must have rode along every road in the city!
We eventually managed to find our way and hotel is definitely the best one of the trip so far.
In the evening we went to a local bar and had a superb steak before ...
... reminder of our drive into Italy. As we enter Barcelona our GPS now brings up the airport, but only after we have been far too long amongst some frenetic Spanish driving and seen too much of the motorway system. The contrast between the relaxed driving behaviour of rural Spain and the passion of Barcelona is striking. After about 3 hours from Andorra we deliver the car to the airport depot. We have travelled 4,700km, had some ...
... is no snow on the mountains parts of the road and some of the views are breathtaking. The lower tunnel to Andorra is closed for maintenance so we climb even higher than might normally be the case. The tunnel at the top is over two Kms long and we emerge into the affluent, ski settlement of Canillo. It is an impressive sight. The road up to Andorra I think is used for the Tour de France and once through the tunnel the roads are much wider and there are lots of chalets and ...
... television coverage, as the riders struggle up possibly the same roads we traversed today although I suspect zig-zagging roads are many in the large expanse that forms the combined Pyrenees.
It's somewhat surprising the Spanish didn't have a crack at tunnelling straight through the thickened bases of these mountains. But perhaps even Spanish excess has it limits (but I still bet they seriously considered the option).
We rose over two main ridges - the first ...