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... to ignore,
A good deal of older people here get out for a
walk in the mornings,
Regional towns are bereft of young people,
There are fewer people touring here, where on
the other hand, France is crawling with old ***** driving camper cars,
You can’t buy decent cereal, and
Spanish women have big noses.
Initially, after leaving the Pyrenees, we headed ...
... Not a lot actually. We have spent quite a bit of time at the beach or by the pool, and a half day walking around a big gun emplacement facility which was built in the 1920s against invasion and to defend the port of Cartagena, but which was never used. This was an amazing place and the guns were enormous. They had a reach of 35km.
Tomorrow we get on a ...
... the scenery is amazing. John tells me that the campsite is about 600 metres above sea level. Our walk today started by going downhill, the path was very narrow and precarious in places, a long way to fall if you missed your step. The majority of the path turned out to be a covered irrigation channel. It is a wonder anything grows in the soil here which is more like pale rubble. Everything is dry and dusty yet there are swathes of orange and lemon groves, apricot and ...
... streets, bands on parade or just a general atmosphere of enthusiasm and excitement. Apparently this was just the lead up to one of the greatest show we have ever seen! The parades and processions occurred throughout the day into the evening, when we were told to save ourselves for the big Parade the next night on Palm Sunday. The next day we found ourselves caught up in a Palm Sunday procession which took us on a chant around the town and back into the beautiful Cathedral of San ...
The days I did not work the past summer, I spent most of my days off at the beaches in El puerto de Mazzaron. There are many beaches with different features. Some beaches have better scenery, bars on the beach, bigger waves, deeper water, and rentals for the water such as paddle boats.
My friends that I was staying with for the summer, also the owners of the hotel I was working for, had a beach house right next to ...