TripAdvisor Reviews Playa Grande Playa de Palma
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... up and therefore lovely places do not benefit from cruisers who like to anchor.
We found a lovely cove where there was a tributary which we took up. We thought we'd be the only ones there but sadly soon another yacht joined us. Because of the narrowness of the tributary we dropped our kedge anchor.
In the evening enjoyed another wonderful sunset and BBQ and listened to the sound of cicadas slowing softening with the loss of sunlight.
... and d) fill the water tanks – it would be nice to shower each evening but we need to be conservative with the fresh water especially as we like to anchor and some of the marinas even though they are allowing you to come in to take water charge you not only
for the water but some we have seen allow you stay a max of 2 hours but charge you 9E for every half hour or part there of for the privilege!
Spent most of the day finding / reserving a possible mooring which ...
Friday 10 July
Enjoying this wonderful anchorage – in between dips in the water we're completing
Sitting back watching boats coming and going we watched one yacht drag it's anchor and luckily narrowly missed hitting the rocks big time.
Saturday 11 July
It's time to push on so we took it nice and gently and headed for the island of Formentera. We headed ...
... Shelters for animals" and the answer was "Stye", not "Styes" as the clue would indicate a plural. Yesterday there were two clues missing altogether and today 12 down had a number but no actual clue. We try our best to solve them but there are a challenge.
This morning "Just for a bit of fun" Elaine, David and I had a race to see who could solve the Sudoko first. After about ten minutes Elaine and David shouted "Done" at just ...
... tries really hard, and leaves something everynight which might or might not be an animal or a fish, but mostly it looks like a pile of strangely folded Egyptian Cotton.
However, the other night he excelled himself. Marlo left a towelling bear (See Picture) which was so well done, cute and clever that I can see him coming home with us (the bear not Marlo). I've Christened him "Biffo".
I've added a few extra pictures at the bottom of this ...