Villa de Nava
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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There is no sign of breakfast at the Grandas Hostal so we are on the road at 9am. There are miles of beautiful roads here in Asturias. We ride over two low passes of 1200 and 1700 metres respectively. Unfortunately any altitude over 800m is in cloud so ready have few good views and the riding is difficult. There are lots of lakes created by small dams across ...
... posted every time police got a report of wife abuse. Unfortunately they see it far too often.
Finally it was time for us to head to the restaurant called Tierra Astur.
It was kind of rustic, with sawdust on the floor and communal seating along long tables. Plates were already in place, each with a thick slice of dark, thick-crusted bread.
And then they started serving the ...
... it was a smaller cup and take-away. The children amazed us. From about 2 years of age, they scoot around on various types of pedal-less bikes and scooters. And, they are incredibly active; everywhere, they are running and climbing and jumping, with parents passively observing. I did not see one obese child; coincidence? Tomorrow is La Coruna. I do not know how long I can keep up this ...
... of Asturias' Senda del Oso. We duly spotted Paca, Tola and Molinera although they didn't look entirely happy in their large enclosure.
Oviedo has a few culinary highlights. Ancient documents show Asturians were glugging cider as far back as the 8th century! We were after a bit of this old tradition, so headed out one evening to the 'sidrerias' of Calle de la Gascona. Here cider is served 'escanciada', that is, poured from ...
Now we are in the north of Spain the weather is being a bit less predictable, especially when you get in to the mountains. Just like Scotland as soon as we head into the hills the weather changes. We headed for a climbing crag close to the town and had a good few hours climbing in the late afternoon. Given there is no campsite in ...