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... around I feel taken care of. There is never a second that goes by that I am not. My trip is shear evidence of it.
Overall, my time here in Europe has been wonderful! The rhythm of life here is so different. Everyone goes topless to the main beaches, and skinny dips in the more deserted ones. It is simply lovely! And has given me a sense that I may want to live in Spain for a little while. So, we shall see what I see next!
... in this area.
Add that to the fantastic weekly shop rides on Thurs. from Bike Breaks, Girona Cycle Center and you have a recipe for a great bike holiday in Spain. Well it gets even better because I am meeting other cyclists familiar with the area (Neil, Josep) and so every ride has a little different twist.
The reality is that I have to plan rest days because of all of the riding that is possible. At my delicate age I need to focus ...
Last day in Cadaques...we started with a hike in the National Forest. Cadaques used to have a Club Med...the inhabitants of Catalunya decided that they needed to protect land. They kicked Club Med out in 2004...not only kicked them out but they made them take everything off the land. We took a hike around the area where the Club Med used to be, ...
Our day started early...we went for a 4+ mile hike to Cap De Creus, a lighthouse near Cadaques.
We are surrounded by National Forest and protected lands. It is rugged but the views of the ocean are incredible.
Fan worked great so we slept much better...but very hot here...sun is intense... we are getting tanned even with sunblock!
We went through neighborhoods and then into the park. There are no large trees so ...
... to kill so Dar and I walked down to the small harbor beneath the house and we went swimming in the ocean. Perfect temperature! The trail was very rocky but we made it.
Then we went to Kooky Dali's house. That man had to have been on some kind of drug. The pictures will tell the story.
Beautiful evening on the patio with our tour buddies and a nice breeze...looking forward to the fan!
Mary and Dar ...