|Subject: Re: Portugal/Spain websites|
> o Should we be prepared to be wet and soggy in October?
For historical weather information: http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/weather/historical/historical.htm
> o Would it be feasible to spend time in both Spain and Portugal in one
With just a week, one country works best in my opinion, especially since (see next)
> o What is the best mode of transportation? We would prefer to not rent a
public transportation between the two countries is not very convenient according to what I've read. Here's the web site for Renfe, the train company in Spain http://www.renfe.es/ingles/hir/index.html
> o How far in advance should we book hotels?
It's never too soon. As soon as your itinerary is firmed up, get busy!
Regards, Linda Toronto http://www.thetravelzine.com