UR Azul Playa
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... with Seb...having grown up here he seemingly knows everyone and takes time to chat,however banally, with everyone and says hello to everyone. When driving his hands are frequently off the wheel, waving or saluting! The local saying is 'poc a poc' slowly slowly' which is so lovely....if something doesn't work straight away, ie my fire lighting efforts yesterday then 'poc a poc' and it works. I've not had a ...
... lots if interesting conversations. They are an immensely musical, liberal minded family, involved in teaching, music tuition, nursing, alternative therapies and ballroom dancing. His father is a highly intelligent man with a beautiful library of ancient leather bound volumes and the classics. He's a retired bank manager, now writing books about Alaro's history (first town on the island to electricity apparently) and the evolution of surnames in the ...
... well, and we dried relatively quickly just walking and sitting in the sand.
Warm and dry but covered head to toe in salt, we changed again and continued our trek around Palma. We decided to get lunch at a small place for pizza and paella, where the German/Spanish waiter only spoke to us in English, despite our refusal to speak anything but Spanish. Then, more walking, walking, until we stopped at a cafe for some coffee (we were both tired) and then another cafe for zumo ...
On out last port day we docked in Mallorca, an Island off of the coast of Spain. We found a fancy resort (with wifi, thank The Lord) to have lunch in and wade in the crystal clear waters. Even though we didn't fit in with the high-class people of Puro Beach, we still enjoyed ourselves. We walked to a nice beach after lunch to swim and later returned to the boat for last night dinners and ...
... a lovely relaxed sail around the corner into the Bay of Palma and then to the RCN marina by the Cathedral and old city.
Mark arrived bang on time on the 20th leaving behind some ghastly weather in the UK to be met by 18 degrees of sunshine in Palma, though it did get cooler in the evenings.
We went exploring the city and got into the Christmas spirit..ie the whisky, gin, brandies et al! We had lights up in the cockpit and the saloon was ...