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... Groups of people doing aerobics, spin classes, boot camp, it was exercise central. I briefly considered joining in on the spinning, but only briefly :) I ended up seated facing the water at the Hard Rock Cafe to take advantage of the good wether... I know, not exactly local cuisine and in fact I think it's only travellers who ever go visit them. But one of the folks I was biking with was wandering in town as well so we chatted over a drink before heading out on our separate ...
... up touring over 250m of elevation climbing the reverse route from the mountain climbing day I missed a few days previous. Stunning views, more interesting switchbacks and road maneuvering, a nice way to end rides. Stayed at the hotel in Palma Nova for the afternoon, taking advantage of the pool and a last dinner with the WCCC folks before they headed out early the next morning and I headed to Palma for my day in the 'big ...
... and I am happy I persevered through instead of sliding into the sag wagon. It was a small reminder for me that sometimes, even on vacation, you have to get ok with what and where you are, and sometimes that takes more effort than expected... But in the end it's worth it. It's also good to remember now and again what it feels like to really empty the tank! And now to share some of the photos that I did manage to sneak in along the ...
Aptly named, this mostly flat route has the bonus of stopping at a well-known restaurant for fantastic cakes at the midpoint. I'll be honest, while it was nice to be back on the bike again, visiting the shop and seeing how much pride the creator of these goodies had with her wares... And the joy in parsing them up for people to consume was a close second. Did I mention that at 95km in length, this ...
A drive along the coast to Santinyl beach for lunch and a swim in the sea for Tony. Afternoon by the pool before dinner in a local restaurant. Very early start tomorrow as need to drop car off and be at airport for 5am for our flight to Venice via Madrid. Dad leaves resort in a taxi at lunchtime tomorrow for a late afternoon flight to ...
Other places to stay in Playa de Jandia
Urbanizacion Butihondo, Calle Gran Canaria, 8, Playa de Jandia | 3 star hotelfrom $116
Playa de Jandia s/n., Playa de Jandia | 4 star hotelfrom $185
C/ Acantilado, s/n, Playa de Jandia | 4 star hotelfrom $193
Avenida del Saladar 6, Playa de Jandia | 4 star hotelfrom $271
El Saladar 23, Playa de Jandia | 4 star hotelfrom $166