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Such a beautiful place ! Been there couple of times before but I am always as amazed of how beautiful it is ! Spending the day there with some good company and some picnic is the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 October 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Such a beautiful place ! Been there couple of times before but I am always as amazed of how beautiful it is ! Spending the day there with some good company and some picnic is the perfect summer day in my eyes!

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Girona, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

It is a beautiful island, with this magnificent sandy beach where you can swim or sunbathe, meanwhile you take a beer.

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Albany, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Wow, the Cies Islands are absolutely GORGEOUS. Lush greenery, blue water, white sand. So picturesque! I spent a lot of time hiking around the area and saw some amazing views. Chilling on the beach was very relaxing as well. One of the best parts of my trip.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

I was in a yacht but the beach is perfectly easy to visit as there are many ferries from a number of ports. There is a brilliant, and mainly local, restaurant right by the ferry landing. A sort of self service but the seafood is cooked to order and is great value.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

The beach is extremely beautiful. Water is pure and blue but it is a bit cold. In general this place is a pure nature so i u have a chance to visit it, do it. Also the birds are a little bit aggressive so pay attention to your food while you are on the beach.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

Can't get much better than this as a beach. But boy is the sea cold. A wetsuit would be a good idea, especially for snorkelling.

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Downpatrick, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Wonderful, unspoilt islands which are well worth visiting. Ww visited in July and it was heavenly. It's well worth a bit of a walk to the left when you come off the boat to less busy beaches with even more beautiful views. There are 3 restaurants and several sets of toilets as well as a small general shop at the... More 

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Alicante, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016

What a find! Upon arrival on the ferry from modern, over-built, rather ugly Vigo this is the Polar opposite. Quiet, unspoilt and unpolluted. A real 'desert island' in the Atlantic. The authorities have worked hard to keep it in its beautiful raw state and forbid any further building, litter bins and removal of anything from the island's beaches. We spend... More 

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Santiago de Compostela, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016

Playa de Rodas on ISLAS CIES just a forty minute boat trip from Vigo was stunningly beautiful! Pure white soft sand stretched alongside the wonderful azure blues of the sea. The water around these islands is clear that fish life is very easily visible! The walks through the islands are very well marked with spectacular views along each. The wildflowers... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

If you are in Galicia and want to get away from the main places then take a trip from Vigo to the unspoilt Cies Islands. About 40 minutes by boat and you think you have arrived in paradise. Fantastic white sandy beaches. Enjoy a walk around the islands looking at all the fish in the clear unpolluted water. The restaurant... More 

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