Round The World and other travels

A frequent flyer's collection of trip diaries

This is: Northern Spain 2015


-Fri27 Feb 2015Position to London Heathrow
1Sat28 Feb 2015Travel to Bilbao (evening walk in the Old Town, in-room picnic)
2Sun01 Mar 2015Further exploration of Bilbao (Guggenheim Museum) before picking up car and relocating to San Sebastian (introductory walk, sampling the Old Town pintxo bars)
3Mon02 Mar 2015San Sebastian in the pouring rain (Old Town highlights, another round of pintxos, Zurriola Beach, cocktails and dinner at the Maria Cristina)
4Tue03 Mar 2015Drive to Pamplona (Plaza del Castillo, Ramparts, Bullring, Cathedral, Town Hall) and onwards to Elciego (settling into the Marqués de Riscal, village walk)
5Wed04 Mar 2015Circular tour of the Rioja wine country, visiting Laguardia, San Vicente de la Sonsierra, Briones and Santo Domingo de la Calzada, followed by Marqués de Riscal winery tour and gourmet dinner
6Thu05 Mar 2015A quick look around Logroño and on to Zaragoza (Basílica de Nuestra Señora del Pilar, Cathedral, City Hall, Palacio de la Aljaferia)
7Fri06 Mar 2015Drive to Barcelona and begin exploring (Sagrada Familia, La Rambla, Plaça Reial, Gothic Quarter, Cathedral, Mercat Santa Caterina, Arc de Triomf)
8Sat07 Mar 2015Full day in Barcelona (Parc Güell, La Boqueria, La Barceloneta, Montjuïc to Plaça d'Espanya, final drinks and dinner)
-Sun08 Mar 2015Return to the UK
-Mon09 Mar 2015Complete the journey home

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