Travel Blogs from Alicante
... had some great nights in the past is all but dead, many of the units are up for sale so sad to see.
We had some fun on quad bikes in the orange groves, lots of shopping in the new la zenia broad walk but mainly we laid in the sun by the pool and chilled.
Just dropped the kids back at Murcia airport for their flights back - not sure they are looking forward to the ride!
Back to Peniscola tomorrow night so hopefully the Chinese will have saved us our usual ...
... in the sun ( so not so appealing any way).
The children have a variety of burns from blotches to whole backs but they will be back for more in the morning once they have recovered from the goblets of vodka and coke they get from the Glaswegian sunny jims ...
... within easy walking distance and the blues brothers review bar is just over the road. Just been to Lidels and stocked up on staples - 4 euros for a bottle of vodka!
Now waiting for the kids to land at Murcia airport at 9 tonight so looks like a Burger King for them tonight.
we are 1 min walking from two great beaches and half a mile from a new shopping mall so Kelly will be in a quandary in the morning.
signing off for now will be exploring the area in the ...
... place. Of course, it seldom actually holding back any water. This area has so little rainfall, but there are sometimes sudden heavy deluges and the terrain funnels the water into this valley. The dam prevents the possible serious destruction to the homes and farms further down stream.
There were only a couple of moderately difficult climbing spots along the way and all of us really enjoyed the chance to see a special environment near home.
... came crashing down to the floor. Most of us purchased some small items in sympathy for the shop owners loss! Lars really enjoyed his black olive tapenade in the evening!
With that we were off to taste some wine. Lugardel Vino is a lovely small shop on C/. Bazán,45. Our group squeezed in and were grateful to find places to chairs and lounges. We had been walking and standing for more than 45 minutes and it was probably good to sit ...