Getting stuck into Galicia

The irony of citing the extreme heat as a major reason for swapping Madrid for Galicia and being greeted with record temperatures for March (30 degrees) has not been lost on me.

Anyhow, the locals in Pontevedra have emerged after a long winter and harsh (by Spain standards) covid restrictions, but the Spring air smells sweet, a sort of peachy scent that complements the “grand stretch in the evening,” as we say in…