Travel Blogs from San Sebastián - Donostia
Well hello again, family, friends, and potential random people who have stumbled across this blog and decided to actually read it!? Yes, it's that time of the week again…. Times to read of our adventures, laugh, cry, be jealous and miss us all at once. Please continue reading if I haven’t antagonised you to the point of no return.
... but is now a collection of shops and cafes. Gambling on the chance that one would be able to get good coffee there we stop at Café Hegoa and enjoy a welcome cuppa. Walking on we found a pleasant place on some rocks to while away some time and enjoy the sun. It was with some regret that we left to catch the train, without incidence this time, back to St Jean.
Once we had dined and packed we couldn't resist a final tour of the harbour by night. St Jean is a very pleasant place to ...
Spanish haciendas that were so popular in Australia in the 70’s (admittedly we
did not travel any further south than Madrid, so maybe they are all there
waiting for us).
We travelled along many minor roads which had two
plusses, we got to see much more of the local villages and we avoided some of
the more ridiculous tolls. Arrived about
lunch time the following day in a seaside resort that looked to all intent as
if someone had come ...
... was burned to the ground 200 years ago? Then when we went to the old church, we had a photo. The Spanish people eat lots of little food called tapas - we tried some. Then after that I was good so I could get an ice cream. Today I learned new words. Numbers, counting to three, and gracias means Thank you and every day at home I say gracias off Mr ...
... reminded me of Noosa when it was first built and had smaller funky restaurants and cafes and was less populated than Biarritz. We really liked the relaxing vibe and planned on coming back for a day.
Finding our apartment in Biarritz was a little difficult and there was no where to park. We ended up parking in an underground public car park and walking all our luggage and groceries up a steep hill to our place. Biarritz is a very hilly surf town but very pretty. There is good ...