Valentin Marieta Aparthotel
Travel Blogs from San Bartolome de Tirajana
... This city and island deserve more time for exploration. There are some lovely parks in Las Palmas, and a drive around the island would show the diversity of landscapes, from sand dunes to lush forest.
I had to get up at 4:00 a.m. to make it to my flight to Greece. Early morning taxi rates – buses don’t run that early – cost me a staggering 40 euros (CA$61) to get to the airport.
... a good one so I went a little further out and waited for a good wave to try and ride in but then I faceplates right at the start. Worst last run haha. After surfing I figured since the sun was still shining that id hit the beach for the last bit before leaving. We made dinner later on (chicken nuggets) and had some drinks with people on the rooftop terrace before heading to bed and planning for a out last few days of the trip in ...
... it's like. Luckily I'm paranoid about missing flights and such because every aspect of the airport was on 'manana' time. We stood in every line possible and had a series of mishaps beyond our control that took us three hours in total. We had a third passenger in our row this time but he didn't say a peep for the whole 4 1/2 hour flight back home. Overall it was a very relaxing, comfortable fun beach getaway. I understand why it's so popular with the Brits!
... sat next to us! It was a great start to the over 4 hour flight ahead of us. I didn't know anything about the Canary Islands or it's whereabouts besides the fact that the bird was actually named after the Islands. The flight was fine beside the fact that EasyJet likes to nickel and dime (or should I say pence and Euro-cent?) you for ...
... only a few blocks from the bus station...in reality this was true but those blocks were vertical so we hiked up 560 steps (Mike counted while running them for exercises the next day...the crazy man) with our 40 pound backpacks. It was not a pretty sight but we made it! Puerto Rico is another pretty touristy spot but at least the view from waaaaaaay up here is beautiful. Today we walked along the coast a few towns over. It was a nice walk ...
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