Pousada de Braganca Sao Bartolomeu
Travel Blogs from Braganša
13/5. Slept in -Guy had quick walk up small mountain at back of our "hotel in paradise" (for even more fabulous views) before a sumptuous breakfast at 9am. I could stay here for the rest of our trip but finally had to say our goodbyes to Inigo - another 5 hour drive to Sanabria scheduled. Roads a lot better than in the mountains but we did take a little detour into La Vera valley where we had a look ...
... yet found the flat place in Spain. The hardest parts are going through the gullies that fill with water and mud. The best part has been meeting so many international walkers. I have yet to meet a native English speaker. I have spoken mostly German with my Alberque (hostel) friends. They are of all ages and abilities. Most started in Seville although there also those who started in ...
Happy Divine Mercy Sunday. It is FRIO here. But I hope that all of those Early Bird runs have set me up for success. Today and tomorrow Both have climbs so I am starting early. Sleeping on the top bunk wasn't so bad. The bed was very comfortable and the snoring not so bad. I'm up at about six to repack everything and then I'm off when the sun comes up. So the walk started out easy , along the ...
I have been exploring the town and it is truly beautiful. It is in a valley with a river. The castle is on a hill and very nice. The auberge is full. There are two older couples from the Netherlands, one girl from Germany and two Spanish gentlemen. The common language is ...
... to absorb the splendour of the valley that surrounded us. As you zigzag towards the west coast, the terraced hillsides transform into lush forests that engulf the small hillside villages.
Our evening was spent somewhere between the Douro valley and Lisbon, but I'm not 100% sure where we were. I think this was the first time we were absolutely and completely lost thanks to the pitch black night and small unmarked ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility