Tuesday, 1 May 2018

Motorhome Stopover (free of charge) near Santiago de Compostela, Spain

If you travel to Santiago de Compostela, this is the best place to stay. Overnight staying allowed. Potable water, grey water and WC chemical discharge.

Stopover name: Milladoiro
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Address: Travesía do Porto, s/n, 15895 - O Milladoiro (A Coruña), Spain.

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Places: 15 - Maximum stay: 48 hours. (Ideal to visit Santiago de Compostela).

GPS coordinates:
N 42°50'42.8" / W 8°34'50.7"
42.845225, -8.580753
Location map

Situation and services: 
The motorhome stopover is very well located, close to all services, catering and shopping in general.

There is a bus service to Santiago de Compostela, at 300 meters, aprox.

Milladoiro is a city located at around 5 km from Santiago de Compostela (11,500 inhabitants, approx), in the province of La Coruña. It is the most important nucleus, hosting half of its inhabitants in the local council. Milladoiro is located just three kilometers from the centre of Santiago de Compostela.
Very convenient area to visit Santiago de Compostela.
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Saturday, 14 April 2018

Macallan presents Fine & Rare 1977

A unique malt whisky, but extremely expensive
The Macallan Fine & Rare, created to identify one of the most exquisite ripening qualities of Macallan whiskey, presents one of the best aged malts in its unique style. The 1977 harvest - of which only 4 bottles were destined this year to the US market - continues to contribute to the history of Macallan, offering new knowledge about the characteristic aroma and flavor of this exquisite individual malt.

"The launch of the Fine & Rare vintage of 1977 introduces an exceptional whiskey to this collection of unique and mature expressions from Macallan," said Macallan's master distiller, Nick Savage. "The full, rich and classic body of Macallan contains the characteristics of the secondary flavors of sweet apples and the aroma of vanilla, to give a whiskey that encompasses everything." A touch of peat that in the background is inspired by the legacy of the Macallan, balanced with maturation in a smaller hogshead for a rich and delicate experience. The Fine & Rare harvest of 1977 has reached its smooth maturity during 40 years and represents the classic style of the Macallan ".

Over the years, the Fine & Rare has underpinned the Macallan as the single, most valuable malt whiskey that delights collectors of this nectar in the world, dominating the auctions in the five continents and establishing record prices worldwide, both in auctions and in private sales .

The harvest Fine & Rare of 1977 comes from Cask Nº. 8661 and its ABV is 48.5%. As mentioned, the launch will be limited to 4 bottles in the US market. UU., This year; with a similar amount planned for next year. There is an initial suggested retail price of approximately $ 15,000 USD per 750 ml bottle.

Friday, 13 April 2018

Coruña, Spain, Motorhome sites and parking

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Address: Puerto de San Pedro de Visma, s/n, 15011 - A coruña.
Nº of places: 12
GPS coordinates:
43.37167 / -8.44472
N 43º 22' 18'' / W 8º 26' 41''
Location - Google maps
Services and sorroundings:
At 4 km, aproximately, you will find the city centre. At around 100 m. There is a bar next to the site "O Portiño". Also from the site, at 1 km, it is located a commercial centre: "Centro Comercial Los Rosales".

Coruña (population: 244.000 inhabitants) It is a city with great views and monuments that are worth visiting. See suggestions on the following pages:
Monumentos de interés de A Coruña

CORUÑA (Yakart) - tariff applies
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Address: Carretera de Mesoiro, 63, 15190 - A Coruña.
It closes at 20:00 hours. If you arrive later contact us.
+34 981 100 134 / +34 650 463 22
Nº of places: 15
GPS coordinates:
43.33222, -8.42472
N 43º 19' 56'' / W 8º 25' 29''
Location - Google map

Services (check prices on the website):
Ii's a sale and rental dealer of motorhomes. Secure parking, all basic services. It has a repair shop. The city is about 5 km. There is a bus to get around.