Diary for Spain and Portugal 2019

One Year Out


.* Although we are a year out from our prposed trip, it is an exciting time planning our 2019 trip. Our goal is to fly to Barcelona in Spain, spend a few days there and catch a train to Madrid then travel by Globus Bus Tours around southern Spain including Granada, Gribraltar, Tangier (Morocco), Seville and a couple of days in :Lisbon (Portugal).

After the bus tour (next day) in Madrid, Dave is going to walk the last 115kms  of the Camino trail from Sarria to Santiago. Denise will head back to Barcelona and catch a cruise ship for 7 days in the Mediterranean. Seven days later we will both arrive in Barcelona for our final 4 days.

What we have prepared so far:

Booked passage on Norwegian Epic for Denise - 7 day Mediterranean Cruise

Booked Camino walk for Dave from Sarria to Santiago

14/6/18 - Met Vincent George, Travel Consultant to book: 

* flights on Singapore Airlines

* bus tour with Globus 

* flight from Santiago to Barcelona (Dave) with Vueling Airlines.

*Singapore Accommodation (Furama Riverfront) and two day stopover

To do

Train travel -  Barcelona to Madrid (Denise & Dave), Madrid to Barcelona (Denise),  

Accommodation - Barcelona and Madrid