Parador de Fuente De
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16/5.Another day, another mountain. After another lovely drive through valleys and narrow mountain roads arrived at our Parador de Fuente de in the Picos de Europa. Even Guy was surprised by these mountains. - huge rock faces - not much vegetation - snow still on the high peaks- but so majestic you couldn't take your eyes off them. Settled in to …
Ah Asturias, why are your waters warmer than southern Portugal? Anyways, this is the most expensive campground we've been too so far, but also the best view by far. You get both the ocean and the mountains from Picos de Europa. The camping is called La Paz, maybe because it's on a cliff above the ...
... station master, who previously was wearing a plain white shirt, emerged resplendent in a navy blazer with and a fancy blue and red cap carrying a red flag and a large whistle. It was like something from Thomas the Tank engine! It wasn't a steam train but it was very old fashioned inside and made that classic clickety clack sound as it wound its way through the the mountains and tiny farming hamlets. I ...
Back to Ribadesella Thursday 3July - Friday 4July
We left blue skies in Cangas de Onis and had an easy bus ride back to Ribadesella. The wait for the connection in Arriondes made us realise the decision to make Cangas de Onis our base in the area was a good one!We pottered around Ribadesella again, revisiting some scenic spots-Peter was counting the kilometres! I could not spot the dinosaur footprints on any rocks or cliffs. The girl at the ...
... where 99% of this work is), I was crushed. Fortunately, Comillas is one of two places with a work from Gaudí outside of Barcelona. I could not believe it! I had almost never been so excited! If there is one thing I wanted pictures of today, it was that. I must have taken over 50 pictures of it!
Finally, it was time to head home. I am exhausted. Hooray for school tomorrow!
Besos y abrazos,
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- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking