Hostal Dos Puertas
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We caught a taxi to the airport and picked up our new car.
We drove to Peniscola. It took 2 hours.
After 2 hours we were at our house.
There are heaps of cats. They look stray.
There is a REALLY big castle over the edge of the beach.
Each day we went to the beach and did flips off a ledge onto sand.
We left Barcelona in a taxi to pick up our car to drive 2 hours to Pensicola for a week.
This place is really cool because there is an castle right next to us and that is where we
went to that next day.
We walked around the walls. But we didn't go ...
... of appeal, as a family, but still worth the look.
But Peniscola is lovely.
It has a beautiful beach with an old castle perched upon an impressive rocky crag as a centrepiece.
What a backdrop!
We walked inside and around the 700 yr old castle walls. The view over the town and beaches is amazing.
We are really settling into the Spanish way of life - sleeping in late, beach, eating a late lunch of ...
... not to see blood drawn from any mammal, be it Bull or man. It wasn’t a Bull Fight and there were no Matadors to speak of just lunatic machos with their T shirts off and their testosterone buttons switched on. They play with the Bull, coaxing it into a chase and then run away like a toddler from a tickle. The young bulls do the excellent cartoon sand scraping over their backs and the older ones totter along to the lazy donking of their ...
... people don't do it enough! In August, I have been working a lot in the 35- 40 degree weather, with ridiculous humidity causing me to have 3 showers per day. However, I have had time to see a few more places in this stunning country, with James. I have been working with a girl aged 3, teaching her English and doing childcare tasks in her family holiday home. It has the most unbelievable views, and I have had a new experience which I have learnt ...