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- Free parking
- Kids activities or Babysitting
- Pets allowed
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Well I must say I have been lazy this time round with the blog, I think it is because I have too much time on my hands and we haven't had hugely packed out days of activities. This has meant I am leaving it a week or so at a time before updating.
Well we have been round to lunch with a wonderful couple in the mid seventies, they cooked us a 3 course meal (well their chef son in law did anyway). ...
... museum here about local life. We have a quick walk around there are a few shops selling touristy things, a few tavernas that are open and quite busy with a coach load of students, the church in the centre is very old, but closed. The next stop is back at the coast, we were heading off the peninsular, the road was becoming less winding and the landscape opening up into olive groves, the mountains were behind us now and before long we were at Kato Gatzea a small village in a small ...
... which most if the walking routes follow. We failed at the first hurdle, we couldn't find the first pathway, marked with a red mark, which should have turned off the road climbing back the way we had driven. We decided to carry on up the road as the path should rejoin it higher up. When we got to a junction and as the weather is still damping we decided to stick to the road. The wind last night has blown fruit off the trees and there is a very large ...
... we picked Boletus mushrooms first which are a yellow/brown mushrooms that hides under the local foliage. Well once we knew what to look for we stumbled on a vast amount, see the pictures attached to believe it. Her knowledge on mushrooms was better than ours and so we felt comfortable enough to eat them for our dinner later in the day. We found another type ...
... back in, bless him.
When we got back to Dawn's she was telling us about the cat next door who came to say hello, apparently they thought it was a girl so they called it Mabel. When it grew up and established just one testicle they were still unsure so changed Mabel's name to Maybe (this had us in stitches).
We have had a run of sun so have been ...