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... drove us back to the the port, and I managed to get lost for half an hour on my way back to the hotel (google maps is no good if your phone is out of battery!). Not what I needed but I managed to get by and ask directions (eventually) in Spanish. Later, John, Lisa and I went for dinner and a couple of drinks, but I was home at a very sensible hour in order to finish my homework for tomorrow, and hopefully get a good ...
I forgot to mention that this week we have a different teacher in class, David. He seems like a nice enough guy - the lessons are slightly different than with Javier but that's not necessarily a bad thing. Coming back to school after three days off and being surrounded by English and Scottish folk all weekend has really affected my ...
After such a long and heavy weekend, I spent the afternoon recovering by the pool in my new hotel, which was really lovely... But promptly got sunburnt in the process! Two days in Scotland was seemingly enough for my skin to forget the five prior weeks in Palma! Still, the pool area was great. Despite this, it's very odd being confined to the small hotel room for ...
... and the groom and party very smart - in full kilt etc - I don't think we ever found out quite how far they took the "tradition"...! Alex and Jane had opted for a humanist ceremony and it was one of the nicest I've ever been to. The words that were used and the involvement of lots of the family were really lovely. With a few Celtic traditions thrown in too - passing the rings and sharing the cup - it made for a very moving ceremony. During the photos, we were entertained ...
I had to miss school today, pack up the apartment and head to Edinburgh for the wedding of Alex (James' uni friend) and Jane. I've been really looking forward to it, but it will be weird going home to the UK for a couple of days and still being somewhere quite different. I wonder how I will cope with ...
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