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      Palamos taxi or Transfer

      Palamós Jan 13, 2017 at 4:25 AM

      hi, can anyone advise my sister and husband need to get from Palamos to Barcelona airport for about 2pm, however on the bus routes / trains from Girona its all a bit messy and times make it a long connection they will have just flown from America 3 days before and wont want to be chopping and changing to get to airport. Does anyone know of a private transfer or descent taxi fare that may work? I could rent a car but too nervous to drive there, I have checked the Sarfa Bus the train times from Girona etc Thanks in Advance

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      Cost of high speed train Madrid to Barcelona

      Madrid Jan 7, 2017 at 5:34 PM

      We will be be spending two days in Madrid and would like to go to Barcelona for a day/night. How much is the fare on the high speed train from Madrid to Barcelona on a Sunday, and to which station would it arrive? thanks

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      Can I get to the beginning of the trail (or any trails) in Montgó by public transport in January?

      Jávea Jan 7, 2017 at 10:07 AM

      So far I haven't found any buses going there from Javea or Denia. Any help much appreciated!

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    • Single guy traveling in January

      Canary Islands Jan 7, 2017 at 6:28 AM

      What is the best part for a single guy 43 to travel to for January , somewhere to relax that's not overly quiet this time of year

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    • Is this a public restaurant

      Nerja Dec 28, 2016 at 4:37 AM

      The Centro De Dia Para Persones Mayores in Calle Diputacion Provincial is, I understand, a day care centre for the elderly. it has a restaurant and bar. Is this open to the general public i.e. tourists?

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      Short weekend break

      Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Dec 24, 2016 at 8:45 AM

      Hello
      I have booked flights to Gran Canaria in late January. We arrive at Las Palmas airport 17.50.
      Can any one advise the best way from airport to the "action" Old town, bars, restaurants, bars and beach?
      Is the best place to stay Las Palmas?
      Can anyone recommend a hotel or apartment for me and a friend?
      Are there any Vters in the area between 20 & 23 January?
      Thank you?
      Jonathan

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      Hotel in City Center

      Barcelona Jan 3, 2017 at 7:47 AM

      Can you recommend a safe, centrally located hotel.

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    • Driving from Barcalona Airport to Denia

      Denia Dec 20, 2016 at 11:10 PM

      I am intending to double back to Barcelona airport (after three days in the city) and rent a car to drive to Denia where we have a time share for 5 nights.
      We will have the car for a further three weeks.
      What are the points of interest along the way?
      What are some of the highlights of the area= scenic - food- landscape photography- street photography?
      We probably will bypass Valencia and do that as a day trip when we do not have to drive into a large city.
      Appreciate some local knowledge

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      Spain in May

      Spain Dec 22, 2016 at 11:42 AM

      Hola Todos .

      My friends and me are going to Spain in May. Will spend two weeks in Madrid (want to study Spanish) and after that we have 12 days to see the country. Can someone help me with the itinerary? Would love to see Salamanca, Toledo, Seville. Rhonda, Cadiz, Puerta banus, malaga, granada and majorca. Don't mind skipping Barcelona but we want to see Andalusia really well. Don't want to drive from Madrid to Seville but I don't mind driving around Andalusia (Blablacar is also an option).

      Happy travelling
      Neha

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      Quiet area in Tenerife

      Isla de Tenerife Dec 27, 2016 at 9:53 AM

      We would like to escape to some warmer weather in the next week or so but we are not keen on high-rise apartments in tourist areas. I understand the climate in the north is very different to that in the south, so we would like suggestions for a fairly quiet area in the south, in a pleasant hotel, that offers walks, scenery that I can paint, and good restaurants. Many thanks.

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    • Temperature in Mid July.

      Sevilla Dec 29, 2016 at 11:32 PM

      I was contemplating getting off a cruise ship at Cadiz in Mid July. It was my intention to hire a car and travel to Seville, Malaga, Cartegena and Valencia. However inquiries show it could be quite hot then even 47 degrees celsius. Is it that hot and would it be better for me to travel to this region at some other time other than July/August?

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    • Spa, where to park

      Oviedo Dec 18, 2016 at 12:43 PM

      Does anyone know the best Spa in Oviedo, or any nudist resort?
      Where can I park if I want to visit the city centre?
      Please, let me know if you have any ideas about those questions.
      Thank you!
      Frank

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    • where to get a bicycle in Santiago

      by jorichander Online Now Jun 22, 2016 at 12:31 PM

      Where would I buy a bicycle in Santiago De Compostela, Spain?

      3 Answers Jun 22, 2016 at 1:39 PM
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      local restaurants and the 'botufumeira'

      by piano_007 Online Now May 28, 2016 at 9:45 AM

      I am going to Compostela, next week 3 till 6 june ( 3 women) We really want to find a few restaurants where the locals come, and pilgrims. With menu of the day. Good food, low prices. No burgers, no pizzas,Tipical local food (love seafood), just to meet pilgrims or locals. And we want to see the 'botufumeira' the giant censer. I read we can see it during the mass on friday evening ( 19.30 h) Is this so ?? We really do not want to miss this . Can someone give me some information?

      6 Answers May 31, 2016 at 12:30 AM
    • Private transport - Van etc. - Lavacolla Airport to A Coruna downtown

      by Anniewel Online Now Feb 2, 2016 at 12:56 PM

      Does a Van service exist to transport people from Lavacolla Airport to A Coruna. Is a taxi too expensive?? The buses seem to run only twice a day in October - early a.m. and late evening. Thank you for your help.

      3 Answers Feb 7, 2016 at 1:38 AM
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      Santiago de Compostela to La Coruna

      by yavili Online Now Mar 11, 2015 at 2:15 AM

      Would you recommend bus or train?

      3 Answers Mar 11, 2015 at 9:13 AM
    • Soccer shirts

      by Fgwyn Online Now Nov 9, 2014 at 2:07 PM

      Is there anywhere in Santiago de Compostela that sells soccer shirts linked to Spanish team? My nephew would really like one
      Thank you!

      5 Answers Dec 3, 2016 at 5:06 AM
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      Purchasing rail tickets

      by dnwitte Online Now Nov 8, 2014 at 3:50 PM

      Is it possible to purchase rail tickets all the way from Santiago de Compostela through to Amsterdam (via TGV and Thalys) at the Santiago rail station?

      9 Answers Nov 9, 2014 at 1:08 PM
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      From Santiago de Compostela to Porto?

      by cemocem Online Now Sep 2, 2014 at 10:21 AM

      Which way is the best? Train or bus?

      4 Answers Nov 9, 2014 at 6:24 AM
    • Bus from Santiago de Compostela to Porto

      by AlbenaGrigorova Online Now Aug 19, 2014 at 8:49 AM

      How and when can I find a bus from Santiago de Compostela toporto? Thank you very much in advance.

      3 Answers Aug 19, 2014 at 9:29 AM
    • airport transfer from lavacolla airort to santiago cathedral?

      by GWAS Online Now Aug 14, 2014 at 4:38 PM

      cheapest and best tansfer option?

      3 Answers Aug 15, 2014 at 9:22 AM
    • Desde Madrid

      by vickyjf44 Online Now Jun 30, 2014 at 1:27 PM

      Quiseramos saber cual tren debieramos cojer para llegar desde Madrid a Santiago. Tambien cual hotel de 4* o 5* nos recomiendan. Seran 2 noches suficientes ? y por ultimo , que otro lugar nos recomendarian visitar no muy lejos de Santiago.
      Muchas gracias por todas sus recomendaciones

      6 Answers Jul 2, 2014 at 11:03 AM
    • Short Term Rental - Room or shared Apartment

      by JoselynMarie Online Now Jun 23, 2014 at 11:07 AM

      Where is the best place to look for a place to stay for 2 months while completing a course in Biron? I'm having trouble finding a place that doesn't cost more than 500 Euro a month!

      4 Answers Jun 25, 2014 at 12:44 AM
    • Good place to start on a walk

      by cathy9510usa Online Now Jun 4, 2014 at 12:53 PM

      We are two retired women, and because of constraints with time and agility, we can't do a major walk along the Pilgrim Ways. We're thinking of flying to Compostela and then taking public transportation to one of the last stops along the way and then walking the rest of the way to the cathedral. We would not be able to do any strenuous climbs.

      Can anyone suggest a good place to start our walk, which can be reached by public transportation?

      Thanks very much.

      Cathy

      21 Answers Jun 8, 2014 at 2:01 AM
    • transport from Sanitage de Comporstela to Muxia

      by kilbers Online Now May 29, 2014 at 6:10 AM

      can you get a private hire to take 6 persons from santiago to muxia

      2 Answers May 30, 2014 at 5:46 PM
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      A scenic route from Santiago eastward

      by shunra Online Now Apr 16, 2014 at 11:48 AM

      Hello everybody,
      In September we'll make a road trip from Toulouse to Santiago de Compostela, driving roughly along the Camino Aragonés / Camino Francés (Pamplona – Logroño – Burgos – Leon etc).
      Now the question is, how shall we return to Toulouse. We'll probably be fed up with architectural masterpieces. We'll rather be looking for the most beautiful natural scenery.
      Could anybody suggest a route to take?
      Thanks a lot in advance!

      6 Answers Oct 11, 2014 at 3:06 PM
    • Transportation

      by Teenarina Online Now Apr 11, 2014 at 9:46 AM

      How is the least expensive way to get to Saria from Santiago de compostela airport. Who can I contact to make arrangements.

      3 Answers Apr 11, 2014 at 11:06 AM
    • bus from Santiago to Oporto

      by pkostecke Online Now Apr 3, 2014 at 10:20 AM

      I need to travel from Santiago de Compostela to Oporto,Portugal. Which bus do I take and where is it located in the city?

      1 Answer Apr 3, 2014 at 11:15 AM
    • Day trip to Finisterra

      by divin1 Online Now Jan 21, 2014 at 1:53 PM

      Are there bus tour day trips from Santiago to Finisterra? Any recommendations for a good, reasonably priced tour company?

      5 Answers Jan 22, 2014 at 6:34 AM
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      computer surge proctector

      by Dmroman125 Online Now Jan 15, 2014 at 10:48 AM

      where can I buy a power surge protector for my computer in Santiago De Compostela

      4 Answers Jan 15, 2014 at 9:08 PM
    • Easy Routes to Santiago

      by Angharad07 Online Now Jan 1, 2014 at 2:14 AM

      What is the most level route to Santiago?

      4 Answers Jan 1, 2014 at 3:27 AM
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      what women wear

      by merpreb1 Online Now Sep 30, 2013 at 11:13 AM

      I will be in Santiago de Compostela in September, 2014. I would like to know what women wear during the day, what is acceptable, and for dinner. Thank you Merry Preble

      19 Answers Oct 2, 2013 at 2:46 PM
    • how do we get from santiago de Compostela to the start of our walk at O"cebriero

      by gazzahill Online Now Sep 7, 2013 at 5:47 PM

      how do we get from santiago de compostella to start our walk at O"cebriero

      3 Answers Sep 8, 2013 at 2:29 AM
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      Como é fazer o caminho a pé?

      by sergioalbuka Online Now May 26, 2013 at 7:28 AM

      Olá, estou me preparando psicologicamente há mais de 3 anos para tomar coragem e fazer o caminho de Compostela. Quem já fez o caminho como verdadeiro peregrino e gostou? Quais os desafios, quanto se gasta, claro que, tem que ter feito a pé, e, finalizando, quanto tempo levou?
      Valeu

      2 Answers May 26, 2013 at 11:30 PM
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      Transportation from Santiago to Betanzos

      by Oleg_D. Online Now Apr 18, 2013 at 1:19 AM

      Dear Travelers,

      I’m going to spend three days in Santiago de Compostela. Within these three days time I’m going to visit Betanzos and spend there from six up to eight hours to visit local churches and museum.
      As far as I know I can get Betanzos from SDC either by bus or by train via Corunna. So, I’m very interested you read your opinion what option is better. Should I travel by train via Corunna or by direct bus of Monbus Company?
      Thank you in advance for your help.

      Sincerely,

      Oleg

      3 Answers Apr 18, 2013 at 3:56 AM
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      Cicle day trip: Santiago-Coruna-Muxia-Santiago

      by kuzena Online Now Apr 12, 2013 at 7:49 AM

      Being in Santiago i'd like to visit mentioned places by scheduled buses. May be anybody knows if it possible to make this trip during the day (Sunday)/ How long does it take to get from Coruna to Muxia? And what time i need to sightseeing in these places? Muchas gracias and thanks a lot.

      3 Answers Apr 19, 2013 at 3:02 AM
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      Restoration of Portico of Glory

      by Oleg_D. Online Now Apr 12, 2013 at 4:36 AM

      Dear Travelers,

      Does anybody know about the progress of restoration of the Portico of Glory in the cathedral of Santiago de Compostela? When I visited the Cathedral last time in May/June 2012 Portico was covered by the scaffolds because of restoration and it was impossible to see the statues of Jesus, Apostles and Prophets. Has that restoration been finished by now?

      Thank you in advance for your cooperation.

      Sincerely,

      Oleg

      5 Answers Apr 13, 2013 at 1:56 AM
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      things to take

      by freespiritwendy Online Now Mar 17, 2013 at 3:08 AM

      hi, what is a MUSt to take with me? Where do hikers normally stay? can I get food and toilet facilities along the way?
      Ta!

      28 Answers Apr 8, 2013 at 5:20 AM
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      From Santiago de Compostela to Lisbon

      by artonice Online Now Feb 28, 2013 at 6:17 AM

      Is it suitable/legal for foreigners to rent a car from Santiago , ride to Lisbon and return in a week?How much do you think it will cost?(hiring the car and apprx. gas) Thanks in advance. Eylem

      12 Answers Mar 4, 2013 at 7:26 AM
    • Transport from Santiago de Compostello to Santander

      by AndyD17 Online Now Feb 11, 2013 at 3:38 AM

      We are cycling the Camino Way in April this year and need to get back to Santander Airport from the finish in Santiago de Compostello on 6th April. Other than hiring a car, is there any buses or trains that we can get for the journey back ?

      1 Answer Feb 11, 2013 at 7:44 AM
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      Taxi or private car transfer from Airport to Sarria

      by adagio99x Online Now Sep 19, 2012 at 9:44 AM

      We are four adults arriving at Santiago D.C. Airport around 9 a.m. We are proposing to get to Sarria and are prepared to pay for a taxi or private car transfer. Would the "normal" taxis at the airport take us this far? If not, then are there any reputable companies that we can pre-book with? Failing that, a simple question, how do we get to Sarria from the airport? I will be grateful for any help in this matter. A.

      5 Answers Sep 22, 2012 at 4:24 PM
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      Camino de Santiago in Galicia in September

      by giovdett Online Now Jul 9, 2012 at 2:16 AM

      I plan to make the last part of the Camino in Galicia in the second half of September. Can anyone tell me what is the weather like in this season? I am mainly concerned about the rain.
      Thanks for the advice.

      4 Answers Jul 9, 2012 at 2:46 PM