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... for Ian and Jeffrey. With his permission, we share it with you. St John of God died on 8th March 1550. Since then the day has been commemorated in Granada and around the world as St John of God Day. Celebrations often make use of symbols such as his walking crook, simple cloak or worn sandals but, of all the images of St John of God, perhaps the most poignant for me is that of John’s basket. He and the brothers who followed in ...
After leaving Aphra in Aljezur, only to have a bad day. Dumb Tony filled the diesel car with petrol - gasolino instead of gasoleo. This required 3 hours at one garage, then another two at two garages to fix the leaking injector pipe the first garage buggered. Lots of stress and anxiety later we hit the road.
It was going to be the ...
I quote from the directions that David emailed to Jane:
"You are now on a narrow mountain road EXTREME CARE !!"
"YES you can drive up !!!! Get Phil to put it into first and race it !! "
Now I quote Jane:
"Oh bloody hell".
To all those who warned us about the steepness of the drive - yes, you were right. But despite the Pug having carried us and a veritable car load of ...
Firstly sorry for not writing for such a long time!!
Anyway in December we did a trip over to Europe. We decided to kick off our UK visit with a stop over in Spain to see Barbara, Graham (Aunt and Uncle) and of course Max.
We flew from Brunei to Malaga and enjoyed a few great days in Spain. It gave us chance to get used to the cooler weather seen as we have been spoilt with 32/33 degree weather over here in Brunei. It was nice to go walking ...
... 8217;s worth… I just don’t feel I’ve got the energy for that right now… so I settle for a pleasant stroll down a long, tree-lined plaza and a swim in the beach. Then I head back up to the bus station and get on a bus to Nerja, officially ending my Malaga Superhike.
Reflections on a Superhike
The 145 kilometer Malaga Superhike which stretched from Fuengirola to Velez Malaga (with lots of wandering around ...