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Seemingly forever battling with the work/living/happiness ratio thus far, continually searching for job satisfaction, continually being told not to expect so much; I have trundled on regardless through several career changes, two degrees, one business venture yet never staying in a job more than 14 months in 20 years.
But with teaching its different, I love it! I have discovered that job satisfaction does exist but that it ...
We did however get to experience places other than those owned by our fellow countrymen including a Danish owned restaurant (offering full English breakfast), a German owned bar at the coast (serving a nice cold Veltins), a Chinese owned restaurant (great value with a set meal for four costing €35.90 including two bottles of wine) and I think it might even have been a Spanish team that ran an excellent restaurant in the local town of ...
... probably no swimming at all.
Nonetheless, we were exhausted and relieved to make it to Cartagena at last the next day (quite early on, as our anchorage was only about three hours away). The sun was bright and hot, the sky blue, there were palm trees all around and there's both a museum and a concert hall right next to the marina.
We'd chosen a great week to arrive, as Cartagena was partway through its annual festival ...
I am no longer homeless, but I have a fabulous split level, marble tiled apartment at the top of an old building in the middle of Murcia. So close am I to the opposing side of the street I can watch their TVs and hear them snore. Up here in the Gods the sun streams in and the noises of the street are whispers. Short of the score and 80-piece orchestra in the pit I feel like I'm an extra in West Side Story.
The perfect place then to escape the mayhem of the 'Academy'. Instead of ...
... to ignore,
A good deal of older people here get out for a
walk in the mornings,
Regional towns are bereft of young people,
There are fewer people touring here, where on
the other hand, France is crawling with old ***** driving camper cars,
You can’t buy decent cereal, and
Spanish women have big noses.
Initially, after leaving the Pyrenees, we headed ...