Hotel Os Carballos
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Os Carballos Oroso
Travel Blogs from Oroso
... the end of the day seem MUCH longer. Dianne and I are staying in the same Alburgue as I did last year, while Chuck an Mary cabbed on to their hotel outside if town. We'll catch up with them in the morning for cafe con leche and tostadas. It seems crowded on the trail, but the albergues are not too full. Thankfully, missed the rain again today. Tonight we'll rest well Buen ...
Francisco (from Portugal) was really nice. I was studying Portuguese and brought him my language book, and he helped with the pronunciation of some words and gave me some tips. Much appreciated!
The locals and the bus drivers were incredibly friendly and helpful. While wandering around town, I happened upon Roots & Boots' sister hostel and spoke with the manager for quite a while. He gave me a little history lesson on the city, which was ...
... than the path because even though everything had been treated it was still a little tender going on the feet. We needn't had worried as the camino crisscrosses the road and we kept bumping into the same people including my new Korean friends. We also met up with the school parties from yesterday who were a lot quieter and spoke to us in various groups regarding how far we'd walked, where we were from, where we'd stayed etc etc. they were very polite and pleasant and you can ...
... as those with none. They have 20 people volunteer per week, and in the Albergue they cook, clean, talk with people, make tea and coffee, stamp the pilgrim passports, dispose of rubbish, etc. generally the idea is to support and provide hospitality to pilgrims. Whilst there I picked up a little hand-out available for people to take away, which I will share. Very thought provoking... Five Symbols from the Camino.. Yellow Arrow.... The arrow shows us the Camino path. If it werent ...
... to share. Hotel (La Cabana) ok but when I was sorting out bag xfer for tomorrow turned out I had booked that hotel in wrong place, similar name. Cancelled but still cost me 43E. The guy who spotted mistake then helped me book a room in right place for tomorrow. A bit cheaper at 28E. In the bar where I picked up taxi there was a couple from Stockport with 3 fairly young children. They started in Sarria but got a taxi 13K to bar from Portomarin I ...