The first year

16-22 aug 2017 The Southern Rias in Galicia

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The southern Rias, the Baias are more sunny and a bit more popular with sailors than the Altas, the northern Rias . As soon as you travel past Cape Finisterre the strong northerly Portuguese trade winds are blowing, but the streams are weaker and there are only small tidal ranges so you can make good […]

The first year

6-16 aug 2017 The Northern Rias in Galicia

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Santiago de Compostela is Galicia’s most famous city and one of the world’s biggest international pilgrimage destinations, but Galicia or terra de meigas (land of witches) have a lot of other things to offer.Like for example, the magnificent rías that are spread out along the  1 600 km long coast.  A ria is a drowned river valley that remains open […]