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Beach bum life! Today we spent the entire day on the beach. We rented lounge chairs and umbrellas and relaxed. It was a refreshing day. Jayden, the youngest of the group, went crazy between the beach and pool. It was hard to pull him away to get ready for dinner. It was also Michelle's birthday! The family went out to dinner and ice cream to celebrate. After a few of us went out for birthday drinks. We kept it relatively chill since we have an early morning for a day trip to ...
Friday we headed over to Puerto Banus to Steve and Ann's apartment for a BBQ after we had Sam run us to the local supermarket so we proud re stock Ellisa with all the liquids and heavy goods we needed for next few weeks. Good job done as we found Bacardi lemon, Sals favourite drink so the boat is now significantly heavier, Saturday was Sals Birthday so after a lazy brunch a shore, Sal heads off ...
... to our next stop; Gandia on the Costa del Azahar. This is a beach resort town which we found almost deserted. It was too quiet but we relaxed and walked on the beach for three days until it was time to set course for Comares and a long awaited two week stay in a setting described as idyllic with a view to the mountains behind to the north and the Mediterranean to the south. Little did we know what was awaiting us!! ...
Packed by 10.30 but waited for the first procession to pass the hotel. It was much longer than I expected, penitents, bands, children with palm leaves as well as the religious officials. The float of Jesus on a donkey carried by 100 men so impressive. The next showing the Virgin Mary wrapped in polythene as the rain had started. Late breakfast just in time as ...
... loved. Then moved on to a cucumber salad, potato salad, and chicken legs with lemon. It was more food than we normally eat in a day! We were very impressed with our chefs.
The next morning John introduced us to a Spanish breakfast food: Tostadas. Even though it sounded like Caroline's worst nightmare (crushed tomatoes are the main ingredient), we both thought it was delicious. After breakfast, we journeyed out to Gibraltar to see the famous rock. ...