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Tuesday 23 June
We wanted to take advantage of the wind so left Motril fairly early in the morning. The
wind was quite strong – at times blowing F6 but at least on the bum. Got some pretty good sailing and surfing in at times as the swell picked up to around 1.5m.
On the way I saw 2 whales and we had a few dolphins play with the bow wave for a short
Today we left the Costa del Sol and entered the Costa del Blanco – ...
... the 23/24 June.
We visited a good crag out at Elda which faces south east which meant we could get out there at about 4pm and climb in the shade until it got dark.
The coastal area also has a number of salt marshes and bird reserves. Managed to see some different birds including a Glossy Ibis and Whiskered Turn but was too hot and the wrong time of year to see much more.
A lot like the UK the Spanish like their ...
We are continuing to balance our activities between getting baked on the inland climbing crags and getting baked on the beach! However we have avoided any heatstroke or sun burn.. we must be getting acclimatised.
We stopped of at a spectacular spot on our way back to the coast, at La Panocha, which is in a rock ridge to the south of Murcia. The road up to ...
... after our lunch break which kept the tempurature down a lot.
By the time we were heading back to camp in El Berro we could see a thundrstorm approching from the south west. This cooled things down considerably in the evening. We are experiencing a big daily range from 15C in the mornings and evenings to plus 30C during the day.
It's Day 35 already - can you believe it! The temperatures haven't been as high as on the coast and at times there is a freshness in the breeze, but still pleasant. The stat on the central heating kicked in during the night a few times too. We had the forecasted rain on Thursday but Angela says that it is welcome since like the Serengeti, they may not see any more until October. We are currently in Murcia and the more rural, natural Spain ...