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I have arrived in Maella, a small village just outside Catalonia in Spain. I am excited to be starting my placement with Guimera Select Fruits a stoned fruit supplier to Sainsbury's but also a little sad as this is my fourth and final placement- this year has flown by! This placement is a little different to the others as I will also be spending time with Mack, the company that imports the fruit to the UK and is the link ...
... Dutch expats in Spain; Hans and Loes (Nuestra Posada) and Monique and Hans.
They are a bit ahead because they settled here earlier but we have now made some serious plans with the help of David. Divide the Finca into 3 parts, seek permission to clear the old terraces and make sure we have enough water are the first steps.
It is a beautiful place and certainly worthwhile rehabilitating which we hope to do in a sustainable way through our forest managment plan.
It was a really scenic drive - I had no idea that Spain had so many mountains. At points we were driving through the clouds!
We were happy to see signs for Canada along the way :-)
Our new digs for the week is a house on the Mediterranean Sea complete with a pool...Jack is in heaven! We drove on a one lane road for ...
... has, and it was pretty cool, I definitely took a lot of pictures. After the castle, we got some ice cream and went to the beach for a few hours. I got burned a decent amount, and could feel it on the train ride home. I got home just in time for dinner, which was delicious after all of the energy I had exerted throughout the day.
... walk the kilometre or so up to the hill town of Arnes which looked interesting.
When we got there the streets seemed deserted.
There was a lovely old church and town hall and very narrow streets.
There was the usual group of old men sunning themselves by the ...
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