Playa de las Catedrales: beach of the cathedrals

Located in the municipality of Ribadeo, in the North coast of Galicia, the Beach of the Cathedrals - Playa de las Catedrales in Spanish, and Praia das Catedrais in Galician - owes this name to all its arches that the sea slowly formed through time in its cliffs.

In fact, its real name is Beach of the Holy Waters...

Saying goodbye to winter in the "Xurés"

We wanted to say goodbye to the winter season by visiting the Transboundary Biosphere Reserve Gerês-Xurés, specifically we went to an area located in the province of Ourense and that belongs to the Baixa Limia - Serra do Xurés Natural Park.

Declared as Biosphere Reserve in May 2009 by UNESCO, this transboundary region between Spain and Portugal protects 267,958 hectares...

Wineries from Ribeiro: Mauro Estévez

Winter is a resting period for the vineyards: the vines go through the sleeping phase of their vegetative cycle, waiting for milder temperatures to wake up and start another production cycle.

But, Winter is about give way to Spring, so it’s time for us at Verdant Experiences to also wake up and resume our post series about wineries in the...

Mar 9, 2018 New Tours
Regular Tours to Ribeira Sacra

After several weeks of work and preparation, we would like to introduce you to our new product: Excursion Ribeira Sacra by Verdant Experiences . A website specialized in tours or excursions, experiences, activities and vacation packages in the Ribeira Sacra.

How did come about?

Our history with the Ribeira Sacra begins back in the year 2017, period during which...

A walk through "The Valley of Death"

Taking advantage of the good weather we are having this winter, last weekend we went to the Baixa Limia to participate in an interpreted route. The activity took place through the Valle del Salas or also called "O Val da Morte" (The Valley of Death), known for the amount of "mámoas" (funerary monuments) that exist in the area.

Clarification: first...

Bidueiral de Montederramo: snow in the most southern birch forest in Europe

This 2018 winter is being quite rough in the North Hemisphere, with several snow storms even here in Galicia, despite being in the South of Europe.

However, for nature lovers, a good snow storm is a great reason to suit up with your snow boots and jacket, and head towards a close by forest to admire the resulting landscape. And...