Hotel Puerta Gamboa
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... 2,000 years ago and three reconstructed houses to give you a sense of things. In some ways, they reminded me of the places I had seen in the mountains of Nepal only a few months ago and how people still live today.
The train brought us back to Santiago for our final night in this historic and fine city.
... and and a half journey took us to the coastal town of A Guarda which is mainly a working fishing harbour. It's out of season now but we managed to find one place still open which sold seafood. Mussels, scallops and langoustines - excellent.
There is a lovely coastal walk towards the border with Portugal where the waves crash in from the Atlantic. It's pretty undeveloped here and full of atmosphere.
... where folks come to regain their health. Unfortunately it is to wet and cold to sample them. So best try the Vino instead. Heck Freddy is fraught lots of old folk in robes, little tiled rooms and nurses, lounges with card games and Tv's everywhere dark and dreary. Despite the peeing rain we hit the town for vino and Galician stew. Returned to the house of horrors to see everyone heading to bed. Breakfast will be ...
... some things for Christmas. We found a Zara home and bought some Christmas decorations. The nice weather was rather short lived as it soon began to pour down! It was like monsoon season. I've never seen rain like it! We ended up buying umbrellas and ponchos! We still looked as if we'd swam from Southampton to Vigo though! We attempted to return to the ship however the queue for re embarkation was from the gangways ...
... and beaches. Some time I must come back to Porto and get a tram pass and spend a day going on every one of the old style cars. Up hills and weaving between 21 century traffic I was envious of the passengers within. We took the 3 for €19.00 tour, bus first then river trip and lastly port cellar tour and tasting in Cave Burmester.
The day was searing hot and the street taps are handy for re-filling water bottles.I think ...