Hotel San Luis
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... to set. In my opinion Vigo is understated, the old part of town, which is where I always head for, is a series of winding streets revealing some of the more interesting bars and restaurants. The city itself sprawls like any other city, and has its share of down and out areas. But on the whole it's a nice with an air of outdated elegance and refinement, the pace of life is slow, no traffic to contend with and no hurry to be anywhere. I measure ...
... ve know as we don't like other peppercorns either.
For our mains, we had roast beef and Yorkshire pudding, it was very nice!
For dessert, I had pecan tart, which was ok, but a bit dry and Graeme had trifle, which he says was great.
There was a big sing-a-long on the Royal Promenade tonight called Brit rock! IT seemed nice! but you had to get there early to have anywhere to sit or stand. We didn't, so we went to the hot tub. Very ...
... Then, corned beef hash. Strange, I know. Couldn't help it.
We decide to spend some time on the deck reading, but weren't there long before it became too cold and drizzly to stay out. So, we moved inside.
Graeme has booked himself a full body massage for 3.45. I will entertain myself for that hour and 15 minutes!
I decided to have a nap. Glorious.
Tonight is a formal night and we have a Beatles show to attend at ...
It is normally on exhibition in the library of the cathedral, but during certain important religious high days it is attached to the pulley mechanism and filled with 40 kg of charcoal and incense. Today was the Fiesta Nacional de Espaņa hence it's appearance.
In the Jubilee Years, whenever St James's Day falls on a Sunday, the Botafumeiro is also attached in all the Pilgrims' masses.
Eight red robed tiraboleiros pull the ropes ...
Spent the night at Portonovo we only went there to do washing and try to dry our mat. But today exited the coast to the north and west. Then south to Ponteverde and out to Cabo de Udra. A wild headland flanked with granite cliffs and rocky beaches where the sea crashes so hard it creates ...