Hotel Gran Duque
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... show; but we were not that fussed on going to another.
It was a long walk into town and we were very surprised afterwards to see how far we had come! You don't tend to notice as much when you are chatting away. We all agreed a taxi back was the better option. We're looking forward to exploring Barcelona tomorrow.
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... not traditional Spanish shopping it does make life easier for us. Not only was there known brands (Paxo sage and onion stuffing mix, Weetabix) but also the occasional tannoy announcement in English too. For anyone in a motorhome or not wanting to take the car, the site runs a twice-weekly free shuttle bus to and from the store for two hours of shopping. We both were in need of a hair cut so sought the salon in town which I used on our last visit. David had his done straight ...
... a bit restless so made a cup of tea and read a little to the sound of birdsong, the sea lapping against the shore and a boat chugging across the bay. I soon turned over and went back to a sound sleep. Today we caught up with laundry and relaxed at the caravan for most of the day before going for a stroll along the coastal path which is accessible via a gate at the bottom of the site. An internet connection via the iPad eventually made we caught up on emails and other ...
Arrived in town at 16:00 when siesta is in full swing so quiet as a mouse. Did a stroll to find out the ATM etc. I'm always fascinated with Mediterranean towns and villages that even with hundreds of acres available they are packed into a tiny space on the hill......surrounding the church. I'm cooking shortly and I'll be taking the pictures after light dinner.Fresh pork sausage with olives ...
... bit of copying other customers.
Went to the beach to sort out lunch. All you mariners that think the mediterranean is a pond don't be fooled by that image. The sea wall outside the port is 9 Metres high.......and that must be for a reason. Judge by one of the pictures! Going up the hills slightly to a free spot tonight as I like the smaller ...