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Had a good trip yesterday, the majority of it was on the A75 which is dual carriageway, unfortunately using local roads would have taken far too long. The road was fairly quiet but as the altitude increased so did the thickness of fog which we were in for about 30 miles then we were back in brilliant sunshine. Looking out of the van window now the sunshine is about to continue today.
The site is really rustic, there are few marked out ...
... the town including a nice family run restaurant for a late lunch. This featured a fabulous tomato and mozzarella salad, gazpacho and traditional Catalan sausage - a perfect introduction to Cadaques.
At 4 pm we went to see the Dali residence at nearby Portlligat, a remote fishing cove. This is a heavily controlled activity where one waits 40 minutes after picking up pre booked tickets, then gets conducted into some ...
... culminating with the 1492 expulsion of the Jews from Spain by those godly monarchs, Ferdinand and Isabella!
We walked the narrow cobblestone lanes, hemmed in by formidable ramparts. Human spirit was confined quite literally. We had intended to go out in the evening for tapas but the weight of travel and history (and our good lunch) depleted our resolve and we faded out early in Girona!
... we'll never be back as I'd like to check out Barcelona, and Portugal not far away either. So here's a surprise - mummachimp is not as homesick as usual! This iMessage is the key I think! Early night tonight, packing all my Spanish goodies as hand luggage - out early, bus up to Barcelona, then flight to Munich then train up to Regensburg - a 12th century medieval village on the Danube River, this will be our last stay. Check ya from Regensberg ...
... house very close by at Port Ligat ( if your a fan then Google it as I did - lots of information - he was born in Figueres nere here) - he resided there in 1948 _ 1978. As was his life the house is very different with 2 large white egg shapes and 2 silver head shapes extending from the roof of his home, which layered down onto a secluded beach - bliss! We also saw some of the great bays where there is excellent diving and snorkelling - there is ...