Vuelta a Iberia - CycleBlaze

Vuelta a Iberia

From Santiago to Valencia

By Scott Anderson & Rachael Anderson
2,436 miles (3,920 km) over 91 days between Sep. 17, 2019 and Dec. 16, 2019

Prelude

Iberia heart 14
Vuelta/La Vuelta heart 7
A week in Irvington heart 69
Vuelta a Iberia heart 13
Rocky, I’ve a feeling we’re not in Irvington anymore heart 49
Chinook Landing heart 51
Sauvie Island heart 64
Going places heart 56
The Portland Heritage Tree Quest: Group 1 heart 46
Chanticleer Point heart 44
The Portland Heritage Tree Quest: Group 2 heart 68
Horsetail Falls heart 83
Bakeoven Road heart 47
China Hat Road heart 39
Rejuvenation in Sisters heart 12
Alfalfa Road heart 43
The Portland Heritage Tree Quest: Group 3 heart 50
The Portland Heritage Tree Quest: Group 4 heart 67

La Vuelta

San Francisco heart 34

Galicia

Arrival in Santiago heart 62
In Santiago: Day 2 heart 75
Cambados heart 78
In Cambados heart 68
In Baiona: an interim report heart 59
To Pontevedra: a photo addendum heart 43
In Baiona heart 63
Ponte de Lima heart 60
To Braga heart 33
In Braga: a walk to Bom Jesus do Monte heart 64
In Braga: planning our next steps heart 66
Faith restored heart 9
In Vigo: a pause for assessment heart 16

Castilla y León

Ponferrada heart 43
Ponferrada loop ride heart 38
In Ponferrada: a photo album heart 57
Astorga heart 74
Astorga loop heart 68
Benavente: on the Via de la Plata heart 71
To Zamora, one way heart 66
In Zamora: a photo album heart 1
Toro heart 81
Toro loop: in the Meseta Central heart 75
The Florence train station, 1994: a remeniscence heart 9
To Zamora, another way heart 56
Zamora loop heart 43
To Salamanca, a perfect ten (days) heart 60
Salamanca out and back heart 66
La Alberca heart 80

Extremadura

To Plasencia heart 83
In Plasencia heart 92
Monfragüe National Park heart 98
To Trujillo heart 72
In Trujillo heart 101
To Caceres heart 48
Caceres loop heart 42
Valencia de Alcántara heart 68
Caceres: a photo album heart 41

The Alentejo

Portalegre heart 79
Marvão heart 84
To Elvas heart 60
In Elvas: hike to Forte da Graça heart 85
To Estremoz heart 52
In Estremoz: a photo album heart 61
Monsaraz heart 86
Moura heart 60
Beja heart 68
Mertola heart 112
Ourique heart 52
Vila Nova de Milfontes heart 80
Zambujeira do Mar heart 99

The Algarve

Aljezur, and some transitions heart 84
To Lagos, and a half time break heart 30
Lagos Photo Dump (day 1) heart 89
Lagos Photo Dump (day 2) heart 65
Albufeira heart 53
Faro heart 40
Tavira heart 60

Andalucia

Huelva heart 62
El Rocio heart 109
Sevilla/Seville heart 54
In Seville: a photo gallery heart 80
Carmona heart 49
In Carmona heart 67
Écija heart 91
Écija Out and Back heart 96
Córdoba heart 58
Córdoba out and back heart 89
The Mezquita: a photo gallery heart 58
To Málaga heart 35
In Málaga, day 1 heart 78
In Málaga, day 2 heart 42
In Málaga, day 3 heart 67
Nerja heart 75
Nerja loop ride heart 78
Motril heart 96
Berja heart 80
Berja out and back heart 89
Berja Videorama heart 4
Almeria heart 70
Tabernas heart 61
Tabernas loop ride heart 71
San Jose heart 56
In San Jose: a walk on the beach heart 80
In San Jose: Typhoon! heart 31
Aqua Amarga heart 88
Mojácar heart 108
In Mojácar: Out and back to El Marchal heart 77

Murcia y Valencia

Águilas heart 64
In Águilas: a photo album heart 31
Puerto de Mazarrón heart 89
Murcia heart 81
To Valencia heart 23
In Valencia, day 1: La Albufera heart 115
In Valencia, day 2: changing hotels heart 70
In Valencia, day 3: Turia Park heart 65
In Valencia, day 3: the city heart 87
In Valencia, day 4: Alto del Garbi heart 76
Istanbul heart 60
Transitions heart 10
Now where did we go again? heart 3