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... lot of the city, met numerous international students, and re-encountered with my friend Nick from Eckerd, to both of our surprise!
If I had to describe Murcia in one word, it would probably be lively. Its not a huge city like Barcelona or Madrid, though there are also people out eating and drinking together (everything is pretty cheap, which is wonderful), there are several shops, and a few museums I have yet to explore! I now have ...
... it. Its warmer than the sea and very calm and shallow so its great for swimming in the summer. We also drove past our old house which still looked just the same, even with the same pot sun on the wall! There was a very nice sunset over the mountains in the distance and its a very nice place, even though its very quiet at this time of year. There are fruit trees all over the place and there are lovely views of the sea and mountains.
... in sunny Spain and there is snow as far as the eye can see. Unbelievable. We took a slight detour to get some snow for Olivia and headed back to the highway only to find a little further up the road a restaurant with you guessed it, tonnes of snow out the front so we stopped, for a coffee of course;-) took a couple of snaps and headed inside for a coffee and chocolate croissant for lunch, yummy. I decided that after this I would head out and build a snowman, something we couldn't ...
... remove the hook. So two injections later, first a tranquilliser and second one to make her sick on the real off chance she will sick the hook up... Jackpot Jackpot Jackpot... 10mins later in a sleepy trance she only sicks up the fish part and the hook.!!!!!!!! So so ...
... and started to play Christmas Carols, everyone, but everyone, just joined in. The atmosphere was just so different from anything I have every experienced.
Even some cars were decorated with Christmas stuff.
Later in the day there were 14 of us on a table for a wonderful Christmas Dinner at the bar called 'Breakaways'. So paper hats and crackers with stupid jokes were ...