Hotel El Pinar
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... on part of the Camino each year.
The final 5 km of the day were downhill over a very rocky path. It was ******* the knees and I am glad I am settled for the night in Acebo, another mountain village. The recent popularity of the Camino has given these small villages a huge economic boost. They are practically abandoned, except for the services for the pilgrims. These are possibly the communities featured in ...
... girls to visit their Nan and Grand dad who then drove us all the way to Ribadeo where Jamieson had been waiting for us for a few days after having had an awful passage between Lastres and there. We all had dinner at the restaurant and the girls spent the night with their grandparents in a nearby gite. The next day we all had lunch on Kivu before Papi and Mamie had to drive to ...
... so here we are! Highlight from Asturias to Galicia would be the change of landscape, vegetation and culture? It reminds me a lot of Bretagne, Ireland and the south west of the UK. Food has been pretty good onboard, I even struggled to drink one bottle of San Miguel last night. Maybe I should take a walk the Caminando ...
... the coast there and some of them are maybe 150ft (approximately 50 metres) of cliff above the roaring ocean. Some of them are just nice beaches, which were pretty empty when we were there. There was one surf beach which was really nice, and it was really fun climbing across hundreds of rocks all the way to the water. Unfortunately I didn’t have my board!
We didn’t go to all of the beaches, but the ...
We headed for Galicia. We got in a
short sail and anchored opposite Castrolpol in the first of the many
Rias we are about to explore.
Getting to the anchorage was fun –
there is a moving sandbank therefore its guessing more than anything.
We did run aground, but thankfully its lovely soft sand.
The anchorage was ever so pleasant. We
spotted a couple of ...