We are writing this and we have not slept for 1 hour. Day 0 I think it has been the most exhausting of any previous trip, and that we have not started, hehe. I finally leave from Vigo. I started the day in A Coruña, preparing my suitcase, watching my grandmothers at home, watching my sister's blog lost by the Germanies (http: // tomokina.
August 29, 2011. !! How quickly time passes !! It seems that it was yesterday when we left home with our backpacks and all the illusion of the world. Gone are the savannas of Kenya, the dense forests of Uganda or Rwanda, the volcanoes of RDCongo, the great cities of Nairobi, Mombasa, Kampala or Kigali, the beautiful beaches of Diani or the incredible wildlife that this nature holds and that we have in Danger of extinction.
Good morning Paula. Good morning Isaac. Has it dawned yet? Let's see ... it didn't seem ... !!! Snowy! !!! Snowy! !!! Snow in Hallstatt !!! !! What a beautiful thing !! We could not leave our particular Christmas fable story without seeing Hallstatt completely snowed, as it has dawned. We woke up early, even with the first lights of the morning.
I look on both sides and I am surprised at the bottom of a canyon of steep vertical rock walls parallel to a stream of water that has been carving these landscapes over the centuries. It is the Tagus or some of its tributaries, the Cabrillas, Bullones or the Gallo (among others), which have transformed the high plateau into an amalgam of sickles, gorges, monoliths and other rock formations that today form the Alto Natural Park Tagus next to viewpoints, bridges, rural houses, lagoons, hiking trails and villages of suggestive nomenclature (Poveda de la Sierra, Cobeta, Taravilla, Zaorejas, Peñalem, Czech, Peralejos de las Truchas, ...) in which we have made route in car from Molina de Aragón, our starting point, and combined with the extraordinary gastronomy of a land sometimes forgotten.
When we are running out of summer, many of us have already begun to have a small countdown in mind. The goal ... Christmas! And that, together with Christmas for the Chavetas family is the best time of the year, although it awakens mixed feelings in people, led us to write this series of IDEAS OF DESTINATIONS FOR CHRISTMAS that we started last week with the route through Rio de Janeiro
You travel to Flanders and you don't stop being surprised. Green fields, canals, beer, pavés, chocolate and… armies of bicycles touring its main cities. "Will I dare to do it? Is it dangerous? What kind of clothes do I need?" Dozens of questions invade us at that moment. You look at yourself and say "Bah, I'm not fit!