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... now, except there's a couple of holes in the sail which we need to fix.
So after checking the weather etc., we decided that we would stay another night at this anchorage. A lot less boats from the previous night and it looks like we'll have this tributary to ourselves and the cicadas.
Thursday 23 July
Enjoying this spot alot. Stayed another day – did some more snorkeling and even saw an octopus in its own natural habitat – cool!
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We decided that it was ashame not to visit Palma so after we found out that we could stay another night we headed into the town before it got too hot.
The (old) town turned out to be so much better than we had expected. Really interesting with different styles of architecture and quite buzzing.
We visited the palace and the cathedral. In the afternoon we finished the chores we didn't complete yesterday and then went back into the old town for the ...
... was rising – a beautiful sunrise it was – and headed for Mallorca. There's very little wind so it is motoring all the way.
This island looks amazing, when you can see through the humidity.
We went to a popular, with sailing yachts, anchorage. One side of the bay looks a little like Dalkeith in Perth with some pretty big mansions, and the other is just full of apartment blocks.
... left for passengers to take and solve. See, it was "Crosswords" Not "Cross words". You were expecting rows and arguments, weren't you? Well it's nothing worse than controversial than puzzles. And the crossword is perhaps more puzzling than necessary as every day there are mistakes in it. Some times its random numbers scattered about the grid which do not relate to any clue. At other times the tenses of the clues are wrong. One clue ...
... Sock variety of passengers, particular over the beer. However it was probably them that caused the beer shortage in the first place! (Bit racist, again)
Dave had a booking for iFly this morning. This is a freefall diving simulator and although Elaine and I went with him for moral support, the intense heat of the sun and immence amount of hanging around it seemed to involve made me give up and I went back to Solar Plexus. But about an hour ...