Palacio Da Lousa Boutique Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Laundry facilities (self serve)
- Room service
- Banquet room
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... the old King Johns library with walls of old books in cases. We walked past the old cathedral (Se) in centre of city and proceeded downhill to the hotel. At 7pm we went to a Fado concert for an hour. We searched for a restaurant and found a small Portugese one on a side street. We had bread, cheese, grilled flounder with boiled potatoes, spinach and shredded carrots. ...
... to get ready for an included activity - a fado concert. A fado performance is unique to Coimbra and is a musical style "invented" by students at the university. It consists of a singer, or singers, and an ensemble of guitarists which includes a mandolin type instrument which is unique to Portugal, the Portugese guitar. The songs they sing are about leaving the university, serenades for girlfriends, freedom and liberty etc. Some are very famous and are ...
... continued westward, to the coast and the town of Nazarre. Barbara had planned this visit, as she'd heard and watched repeatedly the videos of the tremendous waves for which this stretch of Portugal's "Silver Coast" is known. The highest waves ever surfed have all been recorded off the coast of Nazare, all exceeding 8-stories tall. There is evidently a huge underwater canyon near the town, which -- given the right conditions -- can produce the ...
... ice cream loving peacocks in Cristos gardens. For 5.50€ ($8au) you received soup, bread, bottled water and the plate of the day... Which just happened to be fresh grilled sardines... See picture of Jordan salivating. The food was so good we returned the following days for Portugese delights and to get our vinho verde on. Asides from eating we are till trying to get over our urge to walk everywhere. So to spice ...
... several balconies in each area of concentration. Secret passages connect each room on the upper balcony to allow librarians easy access to any part of the collection.Here one can easily see the influence the university played when J. K. Rowling was creating Harry Potter at Hogwarts. Interestingly to clean the books a lift system beneath the library releases bats to remove the bugs that destroy old books.