Finisterre to Figueira da Foz, Portugal July 15th 2008 With only a few hundred kilometers left of spanish coastline to cover, we enjoyed the day cruising through the small towns that lay between Finisterre and Baiona. We camped out just north of the Portugal boarder, deciding to tackle a new country and language after a good night´s rest.
Our fisrt encounter with people from Portugal was at a carny...and yes there are even midgets in Portugal. We ... read more
Europe » Spain » Galicia » Cape Finisterre Spain's powerful world empire of the 16th and 17th centuries ultimately yielded command of the seas to England. Subsequent failure to embrace the mercantile and industrial revolutions caused the country to fall behind Britain, France, and Germany in ... ... read more