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Sam and Henry finished the year at Mas Camarena with a week of exams and a week of good-byes. We certainly hope some of our Spanish friends will make a trip to California some day -- and that we will all have a chance to revisit Valencia, and the wonderful year it gave our family, in the near future.
Here are a few pics of last moments!
[We had great intentions of keeping up the blog while we traveled this summer. Thanks for catching up with us!]
Arrived at Valencia and did my usual drive through a few narrow streets following the Satnav to locate tonight's beautiful campsite parking. It has only recently opened and has a pool laundry and small restaurant and bar for only €10 a night. No touring today just a bit of research into what to see in Valencia tomorrow and catch up on domestic duties. There is a Metro stop ...
... hotel to shower and eat dinner, which was delicious. Overall, Saturday was a great day.
We still had Sunday morning and afternoon in Montanejos. Our last activity would be white water rafting! This was my favorite part of the trip. We all had to put on elaborate wet suits (something I didn’t understand at the time). Next we got a crash course in rafting and then we were off. The first thing we did was go over all these rapids. It was ...
... it this year. As it is so heavy they have to stop now and again to change bearers.
Monday we had a walk along the seafront and through the orange groves into town and stopped at the pensioner's bar where us older people get cheaper drinks and the local pensioners meet for a coffee and a chat.
We have now been here 2 weeks and have ...
... us all to the factory.
The factory is in a small town just north of Valencia. We arrived fairly early and found ourselves in the first tour group of the day. Most parts of the various figurines are molded plaster. The more complex pieces have several different molds. When each piece is rigid enough they are "welded" together with additional wet clay. The figurines are then painted by hand and ultimately fired. One part of the figurines that ...
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