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Rafa came to pick us up in his vintage car - 30 years old and we heard it coming about 3 minutes before we saw it. We started our day at the stables brushing and then tacking up the horses. Rowan's grey was so muddy it needed a shower to come clean. Our trek today was up and down some fairly steep stony paths....we just held on and let the ...
... br> Then down to the riding stables.
Rafael, the owner is great. We did a little work in the school and then set off on a trek. Paths, through beautiful spanish countryside, with the occasional off-piste trek making our own paths through the woods. (It was more of on top and in the trees rather than through.) Required a lot of ducking! Talia's horse, Nemo, ...
... some of his other sketches, drawings and sculptures. Lunch was pretty simple at a cafe near by then we headed to Collioure. After a couple of missed exits due to roadworks and zig zagging on some small country roads we arrived. Collioure is a small seaside town full of character and history. Boutique shops, castles, windmills and cobble stone streets all creates ...
... close to the old city which has beautiful coloured houses along the river. We were really in the Spanish way of life, finishing a leisurely lunch at 4pm. Walked around yet another medieval city, getting lost amongst its many alley ways as we weaved our way up to the Cathedral at the top. Never get sick of doing this. Another beautiful city that provided lots of photo opportunities and a chance ...
... of late. Leading up to the community celebrations of Fallas, our school had a Dia de la Familia, then a full week of school competitions and happenings. Sam's team took first in football (soccer). Henry bravely pursued the poetry recitation contest, ending up second out of 140ish kids, the only boy. He also received a lovely honor -- Best Sportsman (athletics, attitude and cooperation) for grade 4. For a kid who had many (many!) ...