Can Barraquer Villa
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... berth becoming available so E01 it was to be – which is right on the outside -facing the bay which is subject to wash from
all shapes and sizes of boats and in front of the pump-out andgeneral dumping area of the marineros – nice NOT!
This was also goingto be our first attempt at going stern on in a Meditterean mooring –
we generally go bows to due to the dinghy and other stuff hanging offthe back. Anyway, we made a bit of a dogs ...
... yachts with smaller boats in between. We anchored, went for a dip and then just sat back and listened to the wash from passing ferries and motor boats hitting our transom.
Sunday 12 July
The night was pretty peaceful until the first ferries started to'ing and fro'ing around
6:30am. We didn't particularly want to hang around so left mid morning and headed north towards a ...
Sundays are funny days at any time of the year. On holiday, as every day feels like a Sunday, Sundays feel like, well, any other day. But our daily routine continues with the odd change here and there. Elaine and David decided to spend some time on the sun deck rather than come straight down to the Solarium with Min and me. After a while David came down to us and he was holding a mug. "Hello," I said have you had enough of the sun?" ...
... and Elaine returned, but they both seemed less excited than I expected them to be. Perhaps floating around inside a verticle wind tunnel for one minute isn't as much fun as Dave thought it would be. I would have done it myself of course, but I had washed my hair that morning and did not want to get it messed up by those nasty safety helmets.
Very early in this trip I had a terrible revelation. I am a Disney Bore. Min and I had our first cruise on ...
... and meet the boys with their caps on backwards!
We are looking forward to sailing to Minorca and on to Corsica and Sardinia but for now we are enjoying the sun and the sea and oh, a glass or two of red. Nothing changes!
PS...in Duncan's absence we tried fishing off the stern. Duncan's luck held and we arrived back in port with zero fish....tomorrow we will use Carol's technique and enjoy a fishy supper!
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Calle Sant Jordi 29, Pollenca | 4 star hotelfrom $219
5200 S Quebec Street, Greenwood Village | 2 star hotelfrom $121
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