Travel Blogs from Guarda
We left wind-swept Guarda, and our hotel on the side of the hill, got good instructions for a trip through the Serra de Estrela mountain park, and immediately got lost and drove through central Guarda, but found our road taking us towards Covhila, then headed for the hills. This was a great drive, windy roads up through pine covered slopes with …
I left to Portugal as every year, to see my cousins and there also because I am Portuguese origin.
I adore this country, they are very welcoming, we eat atypical dishes there, it is excellent.
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... took us about 2 kms out of town and then back, but up and down some steep stone lanes. A good walk. Had a picnic lunch in Mantiegas and then drove to Sabugal to visit the castle. On the way we saw a farmer riding a donkey cart into the village of Casteleiro. There is something both quaint and comforting about seeing a donkey cart. Portugal has suffered from the GFC, but it is not an impoverished country. The farmer in the donkey cart ...
A new country, a new timezone and a new language were just some of the things we were faced with today, and will most certainly play a part in the next 9 days. Yes, we are now in Portugal, and the weather here is identical to what is was in our first days in Spain, with a top temperature of 32c forecasted.
I woke at approximately 9:45AM, after I was up until midnight finishing this blog for you people to read (so I really I hope you enjoyed it)! I ...
... resort type of hotel but everything is rather run down like you see in the movies with most things just lying around. The massage menu is only in Portuguese and they would have to phone the lady in order to explain what each one is so I gave up. The sauna and jacuzzi are out of order and the outside pool is half empty and dirty. I guess the season hasn't started here yet. Now I know why I got this for such a bargain.
Today I have stayed in bed quite late although it is ...
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