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Had the chance to sail on Asti V. A very small sailboat that was built in in 1929, it won a couple of olympics and it was owned/used by one of the kings of Spain. It barely fit 4 people comfortably. The trip was about 2 hours from one port to another, luckily I was able to steer the whole way. ...
Awake until 5:30am, under the same conditions as the night before, we tried to close our eyes for an hour or so before we head to the playa del toros once again, this time to watch the morning run from the ring on the big screen. The running is promptly at 8, so we intended to get to the ring at 7:30, which we did. It was packed! Apparently, this is where the majority or the spectators go to watch the run, plus, it is the end of the run so you get to watch the bulls enter the ...
... that serve drink and pintxos (pronounced pinchoes). Pintxos are pretty much fancy tapas. They are awesome. So we spent the first night having a few drinks and hopping from bar to bar eating pintxos. Needless to say the next day was a recovery day. Today we went for a short run around the bay area of San Sebastián then took a walk up a hill where there was a Jesus statue. Good times, good views. Tonight Carly and I are going on a pintxo tasting tour, should be fun. Bye ...
... nearby and our inquiries revealed that there was a protest going on! Several of the Basque prisoners being held for the terrorist bombings in Spain in the early 2000, are aging, and have ailing health. This region of Basque still has a strong separatist and independence movement and this protest was about demanding the government to bring the prisoners back into the Basque region and into the province of Euskadi ...
... views over the two bays. I spent the afternoon at the beach and then had my second surf lesson. Not so fun today.....a massive current that was constantly pulling us out and sideways. I felt like we spent most of the time paddling against the current. I was absolutely exhausted after the hour in the water yet only had attempted to catch a few waves....hoping it would be better the following day. That night Cinxia and I went for dinner again and had some more delicious ...
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