Residencial A Morgadinha
Travel Blogs from Miranda do Douro
More leisurely day today. Monastery of Batalha before bus trip to Nazare and had a beautiful seafood lunch over looking the beach. Returned to Fatima and attended the English speaking Mass at 3.30pm. Intend to go to the candlelight procession and rosary ...
... about the bats which live in the library eating all the insects (which could harm the books) at night, more than made up for it. Very strange. The guide who took us for a tour of Tomar and Fatima was very quirky and we were glad we didn't have to pay her per word she spoke as she would have cost a fortune. Had a nice welcome dinner at the Fatima Hotel. Too tired to do the traditional night rosary this ...
Water park-200 meters up the road was the most pathetic water park for £8 you will ever see, but it entertained us for several hours, unfortunately Megan became too quick and nearly fell out but the concussion may not last too long!
Hair braiding- off to town to find those, usually, African ladies who braid your hair in under an hour, something that would take a sub-human 4 hours to do! ...
... and was thrust backwards. Whacking my head and elbow, ping ponging along the final stretch; then plunge! Into the “would-not-be-health-and-saftey-a llowed-in-England-at-1.20m-deep" pool. It was over the race. I pushed my hair back from my face to see Tom then plunge into the pool, I had won but at a cost! Mild concussion, whip lash and a bruised elbow ...
... being loud and making everyone jealous because we had packed for fun!
Table tennis; when we needed to dry off.
And the most important and regular of holiday activities, eat and drink!
PS for Jan, loads of swallows nesting in this hotel. We are glad they are not on our balcony but great to watch. Feel they may be addicted to chlorine ...
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