Travel Blogs from La Azohia
... past an old man and a woman with a small dog. The man on the bike cycled straight " over " the dog and knocked him out of the way. The old dog owner started gesticulating and shouting and the bike rider came back and gave as good , if not better , than he got ! Great Spanish gusto. Then , we got to the restaurant, but Tim wasn't keen to approach it as there were a lot of men in the bar attached shouting aggressively at each other. We delayed our decision ...
... lunch....we think?
The wind increased to 18 knots and we had a great finish to the day´s sail arriving at our anchorage at 5pm...6 hours later. the view from the boat was totally different with high rise apartment blocks all the way along the sand dune. We anchored in the bay near to the lighthouse which was very windy but the swell was non-existent for a change. the wind completley ...
... After wandering in circles, digging out the map several times, we arrived at our home base about 12:30. Pretty late for us old folks!!
Our second day in Cartagena was devoted to seeing the ancient roman ruins. But first, there is the obligatory stop at a Patisseria for a pastry and coffee for breakfast .... the diet is on hold - we are on vacation!
Our first sightseeing stop of the day is at the wonderful Museum of the Roman Theatre. The first few floors ...
... non-flat-stuffed beaches left in Spain. Or spending the evening at Hector's summer house just outside Murcia. And in between all of this we're sleeping and staying with Sergio's family who have been amazingly kind.
Change is on the horizon though. Both literally (it's actually clouded right now, which is pretty rare for south Spain in september) and metaphorically. In a few hours we'll be heading for Málaga and we have to leave behind the awesome food Sergio's mom makes.
... for the boy’s to
have a workout (I was supposed to be supervising). Then the boys and I went to have a swim. The boys then went to play a putting
contest on the new and improved putting course. I went back to the room and S and B were watching a
movie. I sat and watched as we
We had diner at the Compass Rose and then back to the
room. S is watching a movie while
we move on to Malaga.