Tivoli Coimbra Hotel
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... so in Portugal, there have been eucalyptus trees, some random, some plantations, everywhere, even on obscure mountain tracks.....oops, apologies, roads. Wattle is also in full bloom, think its the mimosa variety, and Margaret reckons there are other varieties of Australian natives as well. A bit hard to specifically identify species from the tollway at 120km/hr.
I'm sure all drivers who've been on european motorways know the ...
... bus only lane, almost went the wrong way down a one way street, and ended up parked in a non-parking area. We never saw the police so it all went good once we typed in the hotel address and called the hotel to find out information about parking. I don't think Dad wanted to ever get in that car again in Oviedo after that night. It was stressful for everyone. However, the hotel looked really nice and it's in a great location for seeing Oviedo.
... visit to the wine cellar. We saw the room where Agatha Christie stayed, the phenomenal dining room with beautiful wood paneling and stained glass windows, and shared the abiding sense of the grace of Portuguese royalty of centuries past.
From the Palace Hotel, the resident forester, Nelson, led us on a walk through a good portion of the trails. Along the way, we passed many of the stations of the cross, abandoned since the departure of ...
... middle lane, you should go about 150 to 160 km/hr. If you drive in the left lane, you should go about 190 km/hr.
2) When you come to a yellow light, don't worry about stopping. If fact, to us, yellow means to speed up. The important thing is to do what is expected by other drivers. If you slow down or come to a stop at a yellow, other drivers behind you will be speeding up for the light, and you might cause an accident.
Bottom line: When in Rome, do as ...
... up to the first floor and were able to observe the students below in an old lecture room with bench seating with no backrests. Further along was a room with arms students carry at certain ceremonies, then there was the University's great hall, lined with royal portraits and portraits of past rectors. Next we got to see the Chapel of St Michael which was more impressive than a lot of chapels we have seen in our travels. To ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
TravelPod Member ReviewsTivoli Coimbra Hotel
Positive : A big room in a proper hotel at a good price.
Ok : Hotel Private parking available, 7,50 euros per night for parking. The staff is serious and tried to be nice.
Negative : a very expensive access to Internet (around 4 euros for a one hour! and 15 euros for a day).
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.