SENTIDO H10 Playa Esmeralda
Travel Blogs from Costa Calma
I decided a night in Puerto del Rosario might be good for a change of scene and I had an early flight in the morning. I probably should have listened more to what I'd been told, it's more industrial and not so enjoyable. Still it was a transit stop that helped me get to the airport in plenty of time, the bus being much more efficient than I'd expected.
... I walked the length of the pleasant, wide, waterfront promenade to the nearby town of Caleta de Fuste, a.k.a. El Castillo, named for the small castle built in 1743 to repel pirate attacks.
For my last three days I rented a car, but before that, I went on an all-day bus tour around Fuerteventura. There were stops at an aloe vera facility, a goat farm, scenic lookouts and two towns with notable churches. It was informative and ...
... the Braemar all the way from Cape Verde (very true).
We had a couple more drinks then went along to the Thistle Restaurant for the “last supper” with Mick and Jackie, Les and Gillian and Kevin and Val. Then we hotfooted it along to the Neptune Lounge for the show; we didn’t think we’d have any luck getting in but we managed to get a good vantage point right at the back by sitting on a ledge. Tonight ...
... only 1000 soldiers are stationed here. Sadly we didn't spot any!Throughout the town there were colourful murals on the sides of buildings depicting local life. It was a public holiday and the weather was glorious so plenty of locals and some of the children practising their English as you walked by.A stroll along the promenade with cafes dotted along the waters edge to a ...
We are warmly welcomed at the hotel for our 5 night all inclusive stay. Our room is very spacious with an excellent balcony and sea views. The hotel is set in beautiful gardens.
We spend the next few days relaxing locally and travelling around the southern tip of Fuerteventura.
More to follow!
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center