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... all of our beautiful surroundings. We have been able to do this absolutely free!
One of our other jobs is to harvest carobs. These are black seed pods which grow on carob trees and look a bit like a dried up black bananas. Most of the carobs are on the floor, and there are hundreds of them, so it is just a case of picking them up and putting them in sacks, sounds easy but it is a killer on the knees and the back! The carobs are then taken ...
The next day we packed a picnic and walked along the coast path in the direction of Ampolla. The weather was glorious with temperatures about 20 degrees and the scenery was really beautiful. We stopped in a little cove for lunch and couldn’t believe that we were actually feeling a bit sunburnt in December, bliss! In the evening we walked back to our little private beach to watch the sunset with a beer, does life actually get much better?
We caught a taxi to the airport and picked up our new car.
We drove to Peniscola. It took 2 hours.
After 2 hours we were at our house.
There are heaps of cats. They look stray.
There is a REALLY big castle over the edge of the beach.
Each day we went to the beach and did flips off a ledge onto sand.
We left Barcelona in a taxi to pick up our car to drive 2 hours to Pensicola for a week.
This place is really cool because there is an castle right next to us and that is where we
went to that next day.
We walked around the walls. But we didn't go ...
... for our week stay and found that food is so cheap.
E.g a massive bag of mussels was only 1.80euro($2.70aus), seafood is so cheap, but most important a 700ml bottle of Malibu was only 8euro($12aus) and a 24 carton of Steinburg beer is only about $7.50 aus. Actually all local beers are only approx. 30c aus each can.
On Sunday we did a day trip to Valancia.
About an 1 1/2hr drive and when we get there, there is ...