Parador de Pontevedra
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... grocery bag to wear between it and myself on my walk. Not attractive, but effective!
You may think my blog title is about me and my journey. Nope. Wanted to share a story of the place I am staying tonight. So, today was a beautiful day. Really foggy in the morning, which gave way to beautiful blue sky and fluffy white clouds. Was on my way, feeling good (even after yesterday's ascent). I passed by a place with a sign for lunch. I started at 7, and it was 11, so a ...
... to explore the Ria further and went to the very top and anchored in Ensenada de San Simon. Very pretty. While searching for a place to anchor we saw around 6 dolphins mooching about - that was real cool.
The following morning we headed for Baiona.
The old town of Baiona is very nice, small but nice. The views of the Ria and the Atlantic are magical as you stroll on the outside of the castle walls.
Great bars and restaurants.
In the morning we took one of the local buses to Pontevedra, the capital of this region. We got off the bus a little too early (following other people) and then without a map we walked to the bus station some 2 miles away. At the station we got a map and timetable. What is frustrating is that where we got off was right near the old town and, there were no buses from ...
... br> In the morning we got up at sunrise and then at good light proceeded on to the next Ria - Ria Pontevedra.
After motoring half the way and the wind and tide against us, we eventually got a pretty nice sail in.
This Ria from what we could see through the mist is really something. There's slightly less mussel farms but the the shores are lined with lovely forested hills.
We left the lovely little bay and headed for Vilagarcia, not too far away. We found a spot in the marina and proceeded to go pay for the berth only to be told they were full - being a Friday and all that etc etc etc. So we anchored outside the breakwater (along with another British boat that was turned down).
We took the dinghy to the marina and went exploring. ...