Vip Executive Saldanha Hotel
Travel Blogs from Lisbon
Two nights to see the sights of Lisbon, Portugal.
Ran a 21km Race through the city and over their beautiful bridge.
... would quite literally be up **** creek. The reason I mention it is even from a tourist's perspective, when staying in San Sebastian but particularly Barcelona, they are passionately not Spanish, including speaking their own language. It wasn't like this a few years back but it's getting more predominant nowadays.
With that heavy prelude complete, here's the week that was:
-24 hours in SAN SEBASTIAN - 'Spain's culinary capital'
Our departure from France was ...
... We had the coast in view, some distance away, for most of the day. Although we spent most of the morning just relaxing on deck, it actually became too hot to stay there so about 12pm we came inside and had lunch and then retired to our cabin and read for a while. We enjoyed our dance class in the afternoon, learning yet more steps, this time in the waltz, and then, after yet more reading, dressed for dinner where we had yet more good conversation with Jacky and ...
... hop-on/hop-off bus as planned! We wondered if our bags would make the flight but as we were standby they were one of the first off.
Now we took a leaf out of a book of our friend Alister and got the airport bus to the hotel. We did this because the bus stopped across the road from our hotel and getting taxis from airports can sometimes be a hassle. An indication of the extent of this problem can be seen whereby the Tourist ...
... smallest space possible was a Tetris challenge) of steak, fried egg on top and chips (and a beer of course) was enjoyed by us both. We then got on the buses (avoiding the sharp elbows of those that need to sit at the front of the bus always - it is a blood sport nearly on par with the conference Buffett lunch!) for our afternoon tour around Lisboa. This was a bit of revision for David and I as we had been on the hop on and ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility