Travel Blogs from El Berrón
... br> was directed to raft up against us – great!
The guidebooks had stated that along
this part of the coast there would be an apparent lack of, how shall
I put it, facitilies /welcome for visiting yachts. Each harbour is
more or less equipped for local boats which are either commercial
fishing boats or small craft. Our guidebooks are 10+ and 6 years
old, it appears as nothing has changed.
Anyway, we ...
We spent a few days in Gijon which was a very interesting town, with a wonderful atmosphere and great cultural activities. We just happened to be there whilst a cultural festival was going on. Each evening there was a concert by the marina, which displayed the various styles of music of the (Asturian) region.
The town itself was fairly modern, with a few hidden gems.
A most pleasant stay.
We visited the main sites like the beautiful Cathedral and the old part of town which was nice. Than we had dinner in a small restaurant where we tried some Asturian dishes like Fabada. Walked a little more and than got our car out of the parking and drove back to the camping. 28th We left for Santander but when we got near the weather was so awful that we continued to Bilbao. We found a camping near the coast and arrived there around 4 ...
... me salsa and merengue and we danced for about 45 minutes while families and passersby would stop and stare at us. We were all drunk and speaking spanish and dancing and having so much fun, I didn't want it to end. It was late however and miguel and luke needed to go eat dinner with their host family, so they left and Kory went back to Ovida. Zak, Sophie and I went to a pizza place for dinner and finally got zak to talk to us about Mike. We'd ...
... on Friday and his host mom found his sitting naked, cris-crossed in the shower and his host mom had to carry him to bed.
I woke up at 2 today, Sunday, and rushed to get to the market before it closed at 3. We were late of course and didn't really get to see it, which sucks because today was the last day I would have been able to go. Zak, Sophie and I ran into Josef and walked around for a few hours in search or bread and croissants. I'm currently ...