Palacete Chafariz D'El Rei
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... century the Moors rebuilt the fortifications. During the 2nd crusade in 1147, Afonso Henriques led Portuguese and Northern European knights and reconquered Castelo de Sao Jorge. Afonso became the first king of Portugal and the capture of Castelo de Sao Jorge is known as the greatest achievement of the 2nd crusade. Being in the castle was breathtaking and the inner child in me that imagined military battles was going berserk. One of ...
... other couch surfers place that night so Michelle left with the friend to go sleep thinking we were close behind. Tara started freeking out broke a glass bottle and the bouncer hit her. All this drama and that's not all... The police came!!! We explained the situation about Sarah and thank god they let it all go. We went with them to the station because Tara wanted to report the hitting. After what felt like an hour there, and by this time it was 9am, we went to the Starbucks to eat ...
... took our second flight from Zurich to Paris, which was short and nice. Despite Swiss' reputation, the flight was delayed for like 30 minutes, so upon landing in Paris, we had to run run run!!!
We landed in Paris and waited for our luggage. We then had to take a train to terminal 2 (we landed in terminal 1) and run for almost 10 minutes to the other side of the terminal in order to check in. We got there ...
... absolutely fantastic. Going to be really hard to top next year.
In the evening we went to the Host Hospitality Night in what was termed the VIP Pavilion. We were to,d it was a 10 minute walk which was slightly understated and with very little, really no direction we initially got lost. David and Carolyn Cook who were with us were of no help. A good thing along the way ...
... anyone not pay them. Touche, bums, touche.
Today did not start off well for me, as I started to feel nauseous half way to Lisbon. Felt fine when waking up this morning and consuming a light breakfast, so I was somewhat baffled when this abrupt episode of nausea overcame me. My attempt to ignore this feeling failed, as just 20 minutes out side of Lisbon I clued the rest of those in the car of my secret. Moments after disclosing the information that I ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Pets allowed