Hotel Tropico Playa
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- Swimming pool
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... buckets of water from the tiled floors upstairs and the garden now has herbs, tomatoes, aubergine and a calabacin alongside the neatly tied up and weeded habbas. It felt wonderful to select and plant veg from the market last Saturday, but Seb was cautious not to plant too much as water becomes scarce here in the summer. I strolled round town yesterday....quietly enjoying exploring. It's very different ...
... lots if interesting conversations. They are an immensely musical, liberal minded family, involved in teaching, music tuition, nursing, alternative therapies and ballroom dancing. His father is a highly intelligent man with a beautiful library of ancient leather bound volumes and the classics. He's a retired bank manager, now writing books about Alaro's history (first town on the island to electricity apparently) and the evolution of surnames in the ...
... and agro-tourism accommodation. Jackie and I walked the long straight road into Sineu this evening, exploring the narrow lanes up to the church and a cafe for chocolate a la taza. It's lovely to have a travel companion again and Jackie and I had a good laugh over a beer in LLoba tonight, setting out on the long straight stretch eastwards this ...
... scurried back towards the castle in search of his 'woman' (who may well have made her escape on the bus whilst her crazed husband hunted for yet another sacred cave)! Seba knew the landscape and we first found a vent hole which looked down into the cave and then the entrance. Stooping low and straddling a puddle we emerged in the side of the cave. It's well worn by visitors and floored with thick sheep dung but the view spreading out of the gaping hole in the side ...
... decked out with bottle green shutters and succulents in flower pots. It was freezing, a sneaky cold wind froze everyone, but a fair few intrepid tourists were there and a warm 'coco de potatas' sprinkled with icing sugar from a cosy bakery helped me to thaw. I sketched, slapping on loose watercolour and doodling freely over the top. Joseph Coll Blandecot exhibition was vigorous, free flowing colour and marks, loosened by 30 years in the studio. His landscapes ...