Travel Blogs from Playa de Cura
... warmish day coolish sea. ripper.
I am de cook so a Michelin delite for the lucky crew. the day was brightened up by Oliver the skipper instructor mentioning to Andy the german that maybe his skills were not up to par so we /he would do some day skipper work(the previous level) VAT< I AM AT VEEK SEICH UNDT U PULL ZI SCHEIZEN. ICH BIN EIN BERLINER UNDDT ALLIS KLAR or words to that effect. beyond spitting the dummy more like ejaculating the dummy. I decided not to ...
... their cruise paid for by Princess and they wanted to send all their Crystal trophies home ! Also turns out that they hadn’t been home since September last year as they have been cruising for pretty much all of that time if not on the Diamond Princess then on various other Princess ships … and here I was thinking WE were spending the kid’s inheritance !!
They were a lovely couple … just ordinary people you could ...
We arrived in a big square which was lined with cafe bars. As it was lunchtime, and being on UK soil, we thought we'd have fish and chips for lunch. We had to dig out our British money out to pay in £'s! The meal was an approximation of what we get in England, but I've never had fish and chips served with salad before.
Fuelled up, we took a walk down the very English-looking Main Street - we could have ...
So it was back on the road for us as we were well rested from the weekend. Gibraltar was our next stop. I had read you should park outside and walk in as security can be tedious for cars. Good thing because the car lineups were long,and walking was fast as parking was close.
Found the shops and the restaurants more expensive but totally enjoyed the day. Yet again an amazing Site,well worth the effort, and the kids enjoyed the monkeys!
... br> Anyway, back to Gibraltar. At Europa Point there is a lighthouse and a mosque. The lighthouse is known as Trinity House. It was not open to the public. On the opposite end of the parking lot was the mosque. The sign on the mosque read:
Mosque of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques
King Fahad Bin Abdul Aziz al Saud
From the point, we decided to go to the town center. Once again, Tom Tom took us on a challenging ...