Cortijo el Sotillo
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We had some issues getting the video to start. I don't know why. But we figured it out (I think).
If you keep clicking the "Previous video" video (the one that is in the upper screen) - it will start the video.
Yeah, I don't know how this all works...but that should get it started.
So, just click on the video - if you get a message that says you need a plug in...just keep clicking on the video ...
Well, this blog is late in coming. I am just really sorry that I haven't written anything in a few weeks. We've just had a really really tough time here.
It's just so difficult to blog right now.
I mean I try to blog, I do. I just can't.
Maybe I should explain a bit.
We have a large terrace that we sit at for most of the day, and its here that I would typically write the blog. Problem is, the terrace over looks the Sea. And you know, that ...
... cathedral and a very impressive Moorish fortress called "Alcazaba". Almost completely restored and huge. The wind was getting a bit annoying and colder. Than we walked through the shopping streets for a bit and ate some churros which were miammiii. We walked some more and had some tapa's later on in a bar called "La Boheme", ...
We arrived at Cabo de Gata around 2 pm which has beautiful beaches with clear water but full of sea urchins, on top of that we got hassled by aggressive flies and sandblasted as there was a special wind called the Poniente for a couple of days. We won't be staying to long I think. We stayed a couple of hours on the beach and than took the car and went into the small village down hill. No way to find a tv with the pay channel that would ...
... know what I say. I try telling him and he doesn’t understand - So, for whatever reason - tenacity - blind hope - stubbornness - or whatever - I use that damned app again.
I press that American flag button and say “Be sure Quinn has a turn” - trying to keep it simple this time.
But the wind is blowing and the app must have misheard me (AGAIN!!!) and the rapid fire translation comes out and Miguel looks like he just got punched in the stomach. I look ...