Hotel Leku Eder
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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We were set to catch a train to Bilbao, where we could hang out for an hour or so, before having to catch another train to Barakaldo. At Barakaldo we had arranged to meet a young guy named, Borja, through the carpooling website, blablacar, and he was to give us a lift to San Sebastián. We rocked up to the meeting spot 10 minutes early and …
... or little pieces of paper with secrets on them.
We were with a group of Australians that work here in San Sebastian. One of the boys had a pair of skin tight jeans riddled with holes that everyone hated. Someone said odds are you won’t burn them in the fire. The way “odds are” is played is that anyone can bet you you won’t do something. ...
... are much better at communicating than some people in France who seem purposefully obtuse when trying to communicate with them in French.
Some outstanding pintxos included gulas (baby eel), incredibly tender pulpo (octopus), carrilleras (beef cheeks), fried piparra (small peppers), boquerones (marinated anchovies) and gambas a la plancha (grilled shrimp). And of course we had to order txakoli, which they really do pour from high up even though ...
Intrigued by the 'distinct society' parallel, we are spending a couple of pre-Camino days in Basque country before collecting our bikes in Pamplona.
- 'Basque country' is a small region that straddles the NE corner of Spain and the SW corner of France (from Bilbao to Pamplona to Bayonne ... about 160 kms).
- Despite its geographical footprint in two countries, Basques functioned independently (and fiercely proudly) for nearly ...
... and grab a table inside where we order off the menu. Our last dinner is delicious from start to finish. The beef cheeks, in particular, were a smash hit with the table and we got back for seconds and thirds before the meal comes to a close.
This was our last full day in Spain, and we spent it in style. It's been a great trip, and it seems to have gone by in a flash. Next, we head to Paris for a few days then on to London for the final leg of our European tour.