Praia Verde Boutique Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Airport Transportation
- Drycleaning onsite
- Shuttle bus service
- Minbar in room
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
TripAdvisor Reviews Praia Verde Boutique Hotel Castro Marim
Travel Blogs from Castro Marim
Good start to the day and set our course for Portugal stopping off for a lunch stop at Isla Cristina, which is a bustling fishing port and town. They have good facilities for the fleet; plenty space. They must have some sort of nautical college here as well because the free fall lifeboat training rig was on the quayside. It was a bit rough looking in places with neglect in the rubbish dept. Though one guide book ...
Arrive Gatwick at 14.50 twenty minutes before Mo. Plane takes off on time at 17.10 arrive Faro 19.45 bus into town at 20.35. Hotel Sol Algarve good with lovely courtyard for breakfast, neighbourhood a bit run down though. Bit of a disaster with dinner, went to authentic Portugese local restaurant Adega Nova but didn't understand the menu and I land up with pigs liver. Managed to eat ...
... in Portuguese – sounded no different to Graham Norton commentating!). G'd onya 'stalia!!!!
Sunday 24 May 2015
Although we love this river so much we must start thinking about pushing on, so we left Alcoutin and headed back to Ayamonte. Being a Sunday and Spain, everything is closed so we took advantage of having internet connectivity and caught up on lots of admin and emails etc.
Up bright and early ...went for a walk ...no-one around ...but did find a coffee shop open ...so grabbed a coffee and headed back to pack:( But ...lucky me found 3 four leaf clovers ...I am so lucky my life is so blessed Sitting now waiting for this damn transfer ...at least it is now happening ...but toooo late to change the time and Il'll miss my deadly massage from Ruben ..oh well wasn't meant to be ...few less bruises .... sad to be ...
... for Gen. The marina is close to supermarkets which was a bonus so we got some provisioning in. We are planning on anchoring for a few more days.
In the afternoon we moved the boat closer to the bridge which we would have to pass under
at near low water.
Tuesday 19 May 2015
The wind picked up big time in the early hours of the morning. Luckily our anchor was well dug in. We estimated we had a good F7 blowing so when the tide was coming in we had wind over ...