Travel Blogs from San SebastiŠn de la Gomera
... Oh. Now, I'd done my homework on this and I knew that Tenerife is on British time, but my phone didnt and had automatically gone an hour forward when we flew over Spain. Like I said I didnt even see a clock that worked properly earlier in the week, so how would I have known? We now had the luxury of sitting on the pavment for the next 45 minutes. A sense of humour is essential at times like these and I'm really glad that Jayne has one. It could only have happened to ...
... in the day. She also told us that it going to be pretty rough. Jayne isn't the greatest fan of sea travel, but she agreed to jump aboard. The boat was about 40 foot long with an upper and lower deck, we chose the upper deck. Once we got out of the harbour you could see the condition of the sea.
Jayne wasn't too happy and ...
... and sprinkled with rock salt. I wanted to see how it was done as I've got a pile of these chillies growing in the greenhouse. So that's one ticked off the list. We didn't really search out foodie places but I'm sure there's some decent stuff out there. I also tried barbecued Rabbit, purely because it's not something I usually see on a menu.
We walked through the monsoon and had a beer in the Bamboo Bar which is a bit of an ...
... far too many photographs as they are constantly changing in the different lights of the day.
Our first cultural visit was to the nearby Lidl supermarket, which gets glowing reviews in every guide pamphlet. Titter ye not.....it flogged excellent local products and the local Rosada Vino was 60 pence a bottle!!!!! So we stocked up along with local cheeses, bread and the various hams. All at very reasonable prices. ...
... was going to cost him £160 to change the ticket and get him on a flight to Ireland. He coughed up. There were no tv cameras to film us, so there was no point having a screaming fit. We just neededto get another flight to Tenerife. Our flight had departed at 6.05am.....after finally looking at our boarding pass....it had said it would leave at 6.25am....so we had been too late anyway. The ...
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