Hotel Pena Grande
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... it. There is a special way you’re meant to pour cider in Asturias. You tilt the glass, like you do when you’re pouring beer, and you hold the glass as low as possible, and hold the bottle of cider as high as possible (way over your head!), then you pour the cider from the bottle to the glass to make it a bit fizzy. You also only pour a little bit in, then you drink the little bit quickly in one mouthful, ...
... where we are
headed (which would mean a long passage)
The coastline is amazing when you can
see it. It has changed quite significantly since leaving the Picos
behind – rolling green valleys, sheer cliff faces of limestone and
wonderful wooded mountains in the background.
We got to the harbour, which is full of
small craft and fishing boats and the moorings are onto buoys where
you tie on fore and aft. ...
... town so had to park and walk. Not far. Room at the top with rafter beams. Charming and comfortable. Walked around the harbour and up the steep path to the lighthouse and adjacent cemetery to look over the headland to the tiny coves on the other side. Then returned and had a couple of beers sitting by the boats and later a meal of average quality ...
... a postie) who has walked from Rotterdam, two guys with a dog which is carrying its own food, a German guy from Munster whose wife died in 2000 and has been walking sections of the Camino every year since then and has now arrived in Spain, a South African woman who now lives in Australia via many other countries.
Have walked 110km so far. The sign in Bodenaya reads 256km to Santiago.
... Today was steep climb to top. Felt really good. Had Bob Hilary to keep me company (music) Above the clouds which was fantastic to look down on. Then down again and into the cloud. Looking down on a flooded valley. Wow! Steep decent to bottom and over the barrage or dam. Beautiful valley. 1k to fab hotel / bar and had pulpo salad and three small beers. Then had to have a sleep! Sun now hot and around ...