UR Portofino Hotel
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... day ensuring that our anchor wasn't dragging and that we stayed will clear of “tina” a nice looking boat on a mooring beside us.
Late afternoon we took the dinghy and went wandering around the town. For a resort it has a lovely atmosphere. Found supermarkets which is always a good thing.
Sunday 26 July
Got up early and took the bus to Pollenca old town. ...
... cost the earth. In the end we decided upon going to Palma and it was going to be 70E + per night and water was costing 5E regardless of how muchyou consumed upto 5m3 – lets face it we, even after filling bothwater tanks and washing the decks several times would be lucky to use1m3 – RIP OFF!!
Wednesday 15 July
We were warned thatthe berth they allocated us would be fairly rocky – so we wanted toget there before the sea breeze would come in. No luck ...
... was rising – a beautiful sunrise it was – and headed for Mallorca. There's very little wind so it is motoring all the way.
This island looks amazing, when you can see through the humidity.
We went to a popular, with sailing yachts, anchorage. One side of the bay looks a little like Dalkeith in Perth with some pretty big mansions, and the other is just full of apartment blocks.
... left for passengers to take and solve. See, it was "Crosswords" Not "Cross words". You were expecting rows and arguments, weren't you? Well it's nothing worse than controversial than puzzles. And the crossword is perhaps more puzzling than necessary as every day there are mistakes in it. Some times its random numbers scattered about the grid which do not relate to any clue. At other times the tenses of the clues are wrong. One clue ...
... across the bay of Palma to a small Cala where we swam and lunched on board. At 10 pm it is still unbelievably warm, perhaps too warm and I am not sure that we will sleep tonight. Hugh is threatening to sleep on deck.
We remembered the great times we had with Paragon here in Mallorca all those years ago, and although we have moored in little Germany, El Arenal, it is still lovely and we don't have to walk through ...