Porto Palacio Congress Hotel & Spa
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- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
TravelPod Member ReviewsPorto Palacio Congress Hotel & Spa
The Congress Hotel was an executive convention hotel . . .pricy but you get what you pay for. . . . and this hotel was Exceptional.
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We boarded our ship!!!
small but nicely laid out..except for the SMALL bsthroon! Had to squat to shave me legs!,,
aug 10 - we had a laid back day..just cruising today!
aug. 11 - morning of sailing, then in the afternoon, a trip to Castelo Rodrigo..11th century church, a place for pilgrims to stop at. And a not so great wine tasting!,, but we persevered!
trouble trying to upload pictures,...will try later if a better wifi connection :(
... bottles lined up with a price ranging from .50
Euros on up to 2.00 Euros for a taste of around an ounce. Taste to your heart’s
delight! They need to install those at wineries in California and elsewhere in
the U.S. so you don’t have to listen to the winery employee’s boring sales
pitch (often accompanied by flirtatious behavior) now that wineries almost all
charge for their tastings anyway. When I visit wineries at home I often want to
... face the mighty Atlantic Ocean, and the water is rough. Some beaches are more open than others. We particularly like the Praia Ingleses English Beach. We all try the water, but it is freezing cold, hence although the beaches are crowded, there are few people actually in the sea.
All in all we find Porto an interesting and lively city, but somewhat dilapidated, at times reminding me of ...
That's it. We will fly to Rio tomorrow and have seats for the Monday night parade at the Sambˇdromo.
Maria did parade here for 4 or 5 years in a row, on Beija Fl˘r Samba school, but this time she will just watch from the stands.
But my good friend Eduardo will be down there as usual...
All this is our preparation for the ...
Uff... this has been quite a long and tiring day.
First stop: Copenhagen (Denmark)
We had 3 hours between flights at Copenhagen Airport. The airport is not very big, but there are some few interesting stores. Prices are... high (according to the Portuguese standard, of course).
While walking there, we saw that there's a 14 minute train between the Airport ...