Hotel Costa San Juan
Travel Blogs from Soto de la Marina
... horse riding) but the wifi very frustrating, so I have resorted, as did Clive to watch the footy, to sitting at the little cafe out of the front of where we are staying to write this. And I have finally caught up my blog to where we actually are! After dinner on our final evening we enjoyed a display of folk dancing of Cantabria. The star was a little boy who could have been more than 4 years old. Great to see the next generation carrying on their traditions.
The evening before we tried to anchor in a river a few miles west of San Vicente but it ended up being too shallow so we come back to San Vicente and anchored more or less where we were the previous nights.
In the morning we headed for the bus station and took the only daily bus to Fuente Te (the cable car in the Picos del Europa) which is 1 1/2 hours ...
... doing homework and going to bed. Now what am I to do??
Not only am I going to miss Santander, I am going to miss the people. We got to know Dutch, Spanish, and British people really well, and it finally hit me that it is going to be hard to see them go!
Looking ahead to this weekend, I really need some rest! There will be a LOT of touring for the next few days, and before I know it, we will all be heading home!
... teared up again during this! Everyone in the whole room who was from WV (quite a bit of us) were all singing along and having a great time. What a great experience! We then all got our diplomas and took a group picture. I just can't believe it's all over! It's been such a wonderful experience.
Well, tomorrow we are heading out to go to Salamanca! It will be a busy weekend, but Ashley and I will keep you posted!
... life. It is almost as if the Spanish people nap during the day to take full advantage of the day and the night.
Tomorrow, there is a ceremony for those of us who will be receiving accreditation from the university. Knowing how much Santander loves to have a reason to celebrate, I hope there will be music and bittersweet tears. I will be sure to keep you posted on how that goes!