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Friday 24 July
Left the anchorage at a reasonable early hour and headed north. We want to get to Port
Pollensa in the north and tuck away securely before the strong windsforecast set in.Must say the coastline on the east side of the island is just stunning, especially further north you go.
Saturday 25 July
Well the winds definitely blew as predicted. Stayed put most ...
... not required.
We decided that it was ashame not to visit Palma so after we found out that we could stay another night we headed into the town before it got too hot.
The (old) town turned out to be so much better than we had expected. Really interesting with different styles of architecture and quite buzzing.
We visited the palace and the cathedral. In the afternoon we finished the chores we didn't complete yesterday and then went back into the old town for the ...
... was rising – a beautiful sunrise it was – and headed for Mallorca. There's very little wind so it is motoring all the way.
This island looks amazing, when you can see through the humidity.
We went to a popular, with sailing yachts, anchorage. One side of the bay looks a little like Dalkeith in Perth with some pretty big mansions, and the other is just full of apartment blocks.
... left for passengers to take and solve. See, it was "Crosswords" Not "Cross words". You were expecting rows and arguments, weren't you? Well it's nothing worse than controversial than puzzles. And the crossword is perhaps more puzzling than necessary as every day there are mistakes in it. Some times its random numbers scattered about the grid which do not relate to any clue. At other times the tenses of the clues are wrong. One clue ...
... the big party place of Ibiza ("woo hoo" I am assured by the people at work you have to say "woo hoo" whenever you mention Ibiza "woo hoo") which we get to on Monday.
There was no "Nice Marathon" yesterday as all the passengers were taken to and from shore by little boats and everyone appears to have made it to the ship safely, shame. The next fun will be the Mallorca Marathon which will be tomorrow, but last call is 6.30pm and we're booked into ...