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... and scenery!
Last of all we headed back to Alghero, one of the main tourist areas for one night before we flew home. Alghero was a buzzing town with amazing history, culture and beautiful beaches. We went out for a paddle in the sea (which was so warm!) and explored the historic centre of the city.
It was surreal to be finally heading home after so long away. We have had a truly amazing time and have loved being able to share ...
We have swapped mad Mercedes drivers (present company excluded) with three 'legged' little trucks. They seem to be everywhere and what is even more surprising, is that sometimes they manage to fit two passengers inside.
The roadside is full of prickly pear and poppies. You will read lots of superlatives today as we have loved everything we have seen. But the price of fuel here is a tad more experience - ,30 Euros per litre more.
- Gum trees
- So many Brilliant stars, with shooting stars that must have been quite close as they were so big, bright and long.
- Stories of bandits kidnapping children and cutting off their ears.
- Gina and Tullio - Cristina's lovely parents (and our's too for the week).
- San Salvatore which is like a western town - western movies have been filmed there.
- Hiking up sand dunes to ...
... lunch and to see if the kids missed us. Saw 2 small turtles walking about in the front of someones yard which was sweet.
An afternoon spa then relaxing ready for our 5 course dinner. Kids rushed through dinner as keen to get back to their social life. Gave them until 10.45pm to come home as us old parents are tired. Al and I headed to theatre to watch Pirates show which was really good.
... was one of the springs they have where there is a wall and a faucet coming out and a stream of water. we took photos. there were some nice flowers there though including some California poppies so we took flower photos and then photos of the kid’s playground there that was overgrown. back into the car and following the GPS again.Damn GPS took us 4 miles and then had us use a round-about to turn around and go back the way ...