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Travel Blogs from Marbella
On the way we stopped at Mijas for a bit and than drove through the mountains to Marbella. The weather was rather strange, a lot if wind and temperatures of around 25 which is pretty cool for here at this time of year. We walked through the little streets of the old town which was real nice and walked down to the boulevard following the beach for a bit. But as the wind was to fresh we went back up and had some lunch on a little square before ...
... bottles of it on the tables in cafés and restaurants. We ate in a beautiful little courtyard at our hotel tonight as it was about 10pm by the time we had checked in. Bruce booked hotel through "Mr and Mrs Smith" website. Hotel and staff delightful so will keep that in mind for another time. Bed at 1am and still about 20 ...
... and spices (like a Swiss raclette), followed by a hot fish seafood soup. Back to the beach for siesta! At 7:30pm the beach cushions were being gathered up, so we had to move! We sat down for a drink outdoors at our hotel.
I nearly choked on my tea when the customer near me at the little boutique dropped his pants to try on different shorts on sale. This was ...
... I thought. Although we had been told that this was nudist beach, I hadn't expected it to be a gay nudist beach . It puts a whole different meaning on fishing tackle. The are dunes at the back and John calls them meerkats as the heads pop up from the bushes. Instead of coffee I needed a beer when we got to the cafe. We had a BBQ for tea and, as Australians, we felt obliged to show how it is possible to cook things other than meat (like vegetables) on the BBQ. A 3 bottle ...
... seem to be hopping and buzzing with trade.
We liked the Old Town best as it has so much character with statues and fountains and squares and beautiful gardens even the pavements are attractively laid out
The New Year tradition here is to gather in the old town square around the church, enjoy a good meal out and live music and then when the clock strikes twelve you eat grapes???!!! Weird I know!!! I'll let you know tomorrow if we ate grapes at ...
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