Hotel Executive Sport
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From May to August/13 I lived just outside Totana, with family friends, working for their hotel. I worked at Hotel Executive Sport bar tending, housekeeping, dish washing, and serving. Though I am not a big fan of the city of Totana itself, I was very interested in the walking and hiking trails close by, as well as the agriculture.
I very …
... of the very few Ex-Pat residents there. Their very occasional zimmerframed and white-haired wanderings around the complex just adding to the zombiehood.
We had a lovely dinner that first Sunday and I felt so lucky that day, singing in the shower, getting ready to be picked up and driven out there to be cooked for. Added to the perfect picture was that I was being driven there by the Dude of the group. Jack is half Brummie, half Murcian and bilingual as a result. He is a ...
... Spain is staggering.
Virtually all the way south from Madrid to the Mediterranean sea, a
considerable distance let me tell you, is devoted to growing olives. Now I like
a virgin as much as the next bloke, but how much virgin olive oil does the
planet need? This is Europe’s version of a palm oil plantation. Olive farming
is monoculture on an industrial scale that has eliminated all the native flora
... I taught Montse the phrase 'Adding insult to injury'.
By the end of the day I had lost the ability to hear or even think in English let alone Spanish so I am utterly in debt to Montse for leading me around Murcia like a dribbling gibbering wreck and putting bits of paper in front of me to sign every now and then.
The academy are still advertsing for teachers with promises of helping to find a place to live and sorting out all the paperwork to which I ...
... That not much to record happened today! That was the plan so I suppose that it was a well-executed plan, really. The swimming pool. The camping chair. The kindle. Various real - as in they have actual paper pages - books that I'm reading. A very healthy lunch once again. No prawns or crab sticks, Al, but egg mayonnaise and ham with the salad. A picture? What of lunch? How boring is ...