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... childhood too and I can only dream about the now out-of-date condom still in its wrapper.
But the pay off!! Sun bathing in 36 degrees at the end of October. Being paid to dress up as a Witch for Halloween. Horse-riding through the mountains. Clambering over boulders in streams. Enjoying groups of 40 or more guitarists playing in standing circles in the Plazas. Walking along the beach in November. Having the sunny days ...
... unfortunately after one glorious day of sun, we were beset by thunderstorms - with some of the most dramatic lightning I've ever seen - and floods, making the festival a rather damp affair.
Since the festival, the weather has returned to its more normal beautiful state - I believe we have a high of 28º today - and life is a little quieter. A large number of cruise ships (mostly British) have come and gone and a ...
... local council is on a Spanish-style slow mission to take all branches off the trees that line many streets taking all the shade away. Why? perhaps they'd rather desecrate the trees than sweep up the Autumn fall.
There are a surprising 8 new teachers at the Academy and only 2 existing teachers. It appears that its almost a training Academy for first-jobbers and not something I was expecting. I shouldn't wonder its because its so badly run that no-one ever stays beyond the ...
... only be described as
'weird’, statues), and often a ruined castle. Your typical Spaniard has
experienced a degree of prosperity in the past, but since the GFC, they are being
forced into having to get used to being poor again. Some villages are starting
to look a little tired, and litter is a problem in some towns. Culturally they appear
to have a problem in the area of litter management. Walk into any bar/cafe and you will ...
I thought the end was nigh when I went to collect my NIE; the number you need to stay in Spain that I'd applied for over a week ago. The same smug woman from the week before, who'd been so disgusted at the idea that I was taking a teensy slither of the very humble Spanish employment pie, seemed to take great pleasure in telling me that I needed to get my NIE in Valencia and not in Murcia because I'd given a Valencia address.
I'd used the address of Mum and ...