Hotel Sol Ixent
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We arrived on Saturday early evening and only left the house on Monday afternoon. In the meantime, lots of chat, eating amazing food, yoga, swimming and meditation. Almost like a fancy spa retreat, only surrounded by mates. After weeks of constantly being on the move, there is great pleasure in just doing nothing very much. Time to simply be and smell the coffee, so to speak. Yoga outside ...
... friends with most of them for 32 years. A lifetime of friendship formed from freshers week. Now there are 16 kids, and whilst not everyone can be here this year, we have mainly been a crowd of 32 taking over a chateau or huge house. Communal living at its best. This year we have a huge farmhouse and surrounding cottages, around 3 pools, to call home. More of our temporary home to follow, the rain has stopped and the table needs ...
A break..as we had, in the heat of the day. Back to the hotel to freshen up and re group. A chance for more investigation and a cunning plan to be created.. Sometimes a trip is all about the journey, rather than the destination. And so it was... A navigation through the tube system, a trip on a funicular and finally onto a cable car to the top of Montjuic. There is a huge castle at the top, which we ...
... 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!
... and me, Leggy and Tate had ham and chips and Ruby had seafood tapas. Then we had an ice cream. We walked around Collioure to get new dresses. The shop had lots of pretty dresses and they were all very multi-coloured. We all got a jumpsuit and a dress. My jumpsuit was purple with turquoise blue leafs and my dress was purple with brown patterns and brown at the bottom. The lady in the shop took pictures of all of us in our outfits and when we were ...
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- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking