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... so much! Also, not only is the touch screen unit on the backs of the seats pretty short on choices, both mine and Rob's are defective. Movies and TV shows play but the voices all sound like Donald Duck. So I sit here writing and listening to the playlist that Meghan and John loaded onto my ipad for me.
A first for me, I actually think I slept a bit. The headphones must block out some noise and the music must have calmed my usual ...
... down to our place to be safe and to watch as it burned and spread a bit before the fire department finally came from somewhere (they apparently don't have one here). It was a bit too close for comfort but I guess what happened is that the men chopping around the olive trees had not cleared the brush at the base so it caught and spread. Not sure of the whole story. We were the only ones that seemed worried though.
Before supper we ...
... at least 30 on the Celsius scale so I'm not sure how much cooling will happen!). Alberto was busy rigging up the old fridge to act as a big cooler for tonight's "bar" and he and the kids were engraving bar signs into big stones he brought home from the beach. He is the poster child for the saying "necessity is the mother of invention". The "Western" themed bash was fraught with cowboys, saloon girls and more. There were "pistols" blazing, cowboy hats twirling and non ...
... than I thought and I will totally try this at home. While we baked, Rob went for a walk into town and took some beautiful pictures from different vantage points. I never tire of looking at pictures of Cleto or of taking them. They tease me every time the camera comes out and compare me to my cousin Rose when it comes to being kodak moment obsessed!! They sure love looking at them though as I load them onto my ipad multiple times a day and bring it with me for them to ...
... a country that is so small, the elevation, vegetation and rock formations change with what seems like enormous frequency. We headed towards Catanzaro and then south through and alongside many beach towns. We stopped at Lido San Leo ( how fitting) and walked onto the beach where the water was very calm compared to what we've seen on the Mediterranean side and also a different, almost greenish colour. This is actually a gulf called Golfo di Squillace ...