Hospederia de Alesves
Travel Blogs from Villafranca
... is what counts right? :)
We rented a car for a day and went for a beautiful drive. Scary at times because it was so narrow and you would accross a bus.... I closed my eyes for that part! The food was delicious and the people super nice.
Had a great time!
This summer I went to the Canary Islands with my friends. We did a lot of things there; we went to the swimming pool, partying, to the dune beach, and to the aqua park party...
Also, one day we went to one beach where there were a lot of water sports and we practised the motorskying, parasailing and a los of things.
Finally we come back to Spain with hangovers and our bodies very pained becouse we fell many ...
... the weather forecasts which will assist us with our direction plans especially for the first few days of the trip
Due to contrary winds and a low pressure system generating some “large” waves, the organisers decided to delay the start from yesterday to tomorrow. Some boats did leave yesterday and we went to watch together with Diane and Peter’s wife Sue and daughter Victoria. A lazy Sunday afternoon followed with drinks and a late lunch.
I have also managed to get myself winched up two masts, both 100ft, which was pretty hair raising but also very cool and apparently I need to climb more like a monkey - great I'll work on that! The skipper of the Cat is threatening that I be the one to climb up and check the rigging while at sea (both climbs were in the marina) ... Mmmm not sure about that!
... This has led to an acceptance that we were all doing very well.
On the slightly negative side, the weather rain and waves over the deck meant all hatches below were closed, increasing the rather pungent aroma that has been emanating from the cabins. Waterproof wear is still essential on deck, but in the sauna like accommodation below minimal clothing is essential.
Everyone is looking forward to our arrival at Las Palmas, which is getting ...