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An early start was the order of the day. We departed Barcelona at 8:00 am. Passing through Olive groves by the thousand. Stopped briefly at Taragona (which is the 1st roman settlement in Spain ) to view the surviving aquaduct. Then onto Peniscola. We start to notice Orange Groves as well as Olives andd also a large number of globe artichokes being …
... show us – wow looked very impressive. Tasted OK but didn’t have many goodies in it; I think Tony P’s is much better and I’ve enjoyed making this myself at home a couple of times. (OK so my second attempt was not quite so good as I forget to de-vein the prawns resulting in a gritty taste experience. Much to the kids disgust. Haha). We had a fantastic night, chatting and laughing with our fellow travellers.
Off to Barcelona ...
... best lights and had shows every half an hour at night.
The final day of Fallas is called La Crema, which is when they burn all the fallas!!! This was absolutely amazing. Imagine this huge falla in front of you that is probably 6 stories high, and then they burn it. It was crazy to say the least. It all ends in the Plaza de Ayuntameinto (by town hall), where they burn the last falla and set off fireworks.
Needless to say it was a crazy ...
... is kinda tight so we went to the supermarket for dinner and snacks for tomorrow. We came our with half the shop for leer then €15 we got prosciutto, salami, mozzarella, aoli, rolls, pastries and a bag of about 15 plain croissants and 15 chocolate ones. We then went home and ate our selves sick and still had all the croissants left over. Something I ate didn't agree with me tho cos I was on the toilet a few times that night and lucky Adrian is a heavy sleeper cos it wasn't very ...
... traditions that are associated with this night, which include jumping over a bonfire, and then at midnight going in the sea and jumping over the waves. This year, the group from Iowa State sent 3 people to the medical tents, all being too intoxicated to even walk themselves over to the tents. Once all of the people that were very drunk had been taken care of, I went back to the party and stayed on the beach until we got kicked off, at around 4:30. The ...