Travel Blogs from Figueras
... and carrying all the way home (and of course more ice cream). The town we got to was really lovely (Colliure). It was lots of little ally ways with lots of really cool shops, we had decided to eat lunch here so we found a really nice 'saladerie' which made the BEST salads ever. Ruby opted for her usual plate of sea food as has become quite the Seafood connoisseur commenting that she prefers mussels to oysters and did not favour crab as much and after wolfing down ...
... putting their faces into the water was not going to happen in the deeper water. They did both do it in the water where they could sit and were happy to put the mask in for a couple of seconds to have a look. They did manage to see some little fish that were swimming in the very shallow water so they were happy. It was a really cool day and by the end we had the beach to ourselves. Hopefully we will have some more chances to snorkel ...
Well woke up today having had a better nights sleep. No more sick children to attend to. I had some work to do this morning so Paul mostly packed up (however I don't think Paul functions very well in the heat). Its funny the warmer climate makes you lazy and have to slow down so can be fairly relaxing. After we got back from Barcelona for example we just all lay about (except for leggy and roo who had refiled their bucket and proceeded to make ...
... centre of Girona offering artisanal ice creams and desserts from Celler de Can Roca to take home or eat in the street.
As Battery Boy led Video Girl into Rocamolesc her eyes sparkled with excitement, in fact they sparkled twenty-two times for each flavour on display, which included asparagus and truffle ice cream, Parmesan ice cream, beer sorbet and olive oil and toasted bread ice cream.
"I don't know which one I want, it's too hard to ...
... and as we got closer and closer to France, more boats out on the water.
We nearly couldn't fit on the train at Riomeggiore. It was packed to the rafters and to fit, Peter took the two cases with him in one section and I squeezed into the next carriage until Monterosso at the other end of the Cinque Terre when most people got out! We heard the word vomit comes from how quickly the huge crowds could exit the Colosseum, and thought of ...
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