Albatroz Beach & Yacht Club
Travel Blogs from Santa Cruz
... eight days at sea.
This island is lush with vegitation and is rightfully known as the Hawaii of Europe. We took a bus tour of the Island. Our guide is ...
... hours of work! The challenge was then on and the bag has now been made to the Italians exacting standard. It hasn't all been work though Rhianwyn read 3 books in as many days before embarking on 'War and Peace' and John is also on his fourth book. As we sank our weary frames into bed at the end of a hard day of sight seeing and relaxing we drifted off to sleep as the boat rocked like a jelly on a plate. Not a great deal, but enough to be ...
... the most delightful shops and spent hours pottering and doing a little bit of shopping. Lunch was taken at a sidewalk cafe in the sunshine where we watched the passersby - notably the varying nationalities from the other cruise ships in town, many of whom were either yobbos or the elderly and infirmed who had joined the various colour coded ship tours. So unpleasant and every reason never to join a moving hotel locked up with thousands of people you have no desire to see ...
... you. Although we did have a great laugh when at lunch, one of the waitresses tipped over a glass of wine on her tray, which then proceeded to go all over Len's shoulder and promptly in his lap. Of course she was horrified but with 6 people laughing hysterically, including Len, she quickly realised there was not going to be any repercussions on this one. I mean, it could have been worse on so many counts. It could have been my lap, or my drink, or worse still, ...
... who try to steer it before the basket runs into a stone wall or gets hit by a car. This takes place on a real street. The runners on the sled have been greased before this starts, so they are slippery, and the street is very steep, and suddenly you're off! Two kilometres of craziness/fun.
The bridges/tunnels/roads amaze My Man. He ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking