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... in Palma - now in son caliu having breakfast - a tough start to the day. Had a drink last night in Palma outside the Cuba bar watchingthe world go by - fun. This was after supper in a very mediocre italian restaurant - John will tell you which one to avoid - better luck tonight.
Now over to John for his comments,!
Managed to get a very long list of boat defects together before Five Tarts comes out ofthe water for an overhaul. Including fitting roller furling and ...
... berth becoming available so E01 it was to be – which is right on the outside -facing the bay which is subject to wash from
all shapes and sizes of boats and in front of the pump-out andgeneral dumping area of the marineros – nice NOT!
This was also goingto be our first attempt at going stern on in a Meditterean mooring –
we generally go bows to due to the dinghy and other stuff hanging offthe back. Anyway, we made a bit of a dogs ...
... yachts with smaller boats in between. We anchored, went for a dip and then just sat back and listened to the wash from passing ferries and motor boats hitting our transom.
Sunday 12 July
The night was pretty peaceful until the first ferries started to'ing and fro'ing around
6:30am. We didn't particularly want to hang around so left mid morning and headed north towards a ...
... David, "It's a cup of coffee."
And that's the way the holiday has been, really.
When Elaine came down (they had done two laps of the running track, which is more than one kilometer, in broiling heat too) and we all settled into our usual sunny places, the crosswords started. Actually they have been going for a few days. Every day in the library sheets of paper with a Sudoko on one side and a Crossword Puzzle on the ...
... tries really hard, and leaves something everynight which might or might not be an animal or a fish, but mostly it looks like a pile of strangely folded Egyptian Cotton.
However, the other night he excelled himself. Marlo left a towelling bear (See Picture) which was so well done, cute and clever that I can see him coming home with us (the bear not Marlo). I've Christened him "Biffo".
I've added a few extra pictures at the bottom of this ...