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And then we just spent a few hours walking around the town and the bay. This is another boating town, albeit much larger than Rovinj. All the tour boats are closed up for the season or undergoing repairs. We ate a cheap and delicious lunch at the Marina and had a great view on the water of the blue Adriatic, the amphitheater, and hundreds of moored yachts. The house wine was a yummy ...
... down the quay.
Tomorrow, we have a travel day. We set out at 4:40 am and will transfer buses at Rijeka. From there we will go to Zadar, another lovely city down the Dalmatian coast. We plan on spending a couple of weeks exploring this coast. It's time to slow it down a bit and enjoy the guilty pleasure of global warming's effects. The weather should be in the 10 -15 C range (50 - 60 F).
In the afternoon we walked around past the fishing boats and the men were fixing the nets, cutting and mending, and getting the nets ready to drop for the next day.
Walked around the the foreshore for a few kilometres and saw a huge sailing ship which had come in. There are a lot of private yachts calling in each night and mooring. A friend of David's from NZ has just been sailing down the Dalmation coast.
... in smaller rooms. That’s something that’s been common on this tour. Once the group is all together with everyone talking, the decibel level approaches that of two F-18 Super Hornets taking off with full afterburner! I've seen two F-18's taking off with afterburner, so I know what that sounds like. I may have to pack earplugs to group dinners from now on. It really is a problem for me, but I suppose it's inevitable with a group ...
... as I heard the very sad news of my dear sister-in-law Jenny's death. I knew she was gravely ill and this news could be expected but that does not change the impact and sadness. I sat in the car in a daze of reflection and memories as Michael drove to Pula. Feeling uncertain what to do and how to go on with the days plans was running around in my head, when I thought of what Jenny would have said- to get on with it and dont sit around in a sad state. ...