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I suspect there will just be one more entry after this so whilst I have a quick moment on our last night in Sayalonga it would seem a good time to thank a few folk who have made it all possible!
In true Oscars fashion and in no particular order obviously :
To my sister Kathy for giving me the peace of mind to leave for such ...
Adios Africa, a ferry back to Tarifa to see of Jake is still there! Left him on the side of the road next to a skate park so a serious amount of doubt was creeping in! An with such amazing relief he was fine Issue # 2, on the way from Lagos to Tarifa the clutch started to give an is now truly farked.. Can get a few gears but gear changes are dodge.. Decided to hightail 130km to Malaga where is a large iveco truck workshop. Got there okayish.. Into the shop in ...
... I showed the budding tri-athlete a thing or two about hill walking I can tell you. Although we were a trifle warm when we reached the top the views were amazing. On the walk down we passed immaculate olive groves and then further on down plums, lemons, oranges, figs , pears and apples all within about an acre of each other- lovely..
Back in the village square for breakfast at 1015.
Hot and sweaty but with buns of steel... Job ...
... and there are two huge bucks staring up at me, perhaps only 40 metres away. They don't seem a bit bothered by me and stand around long enough to enable me to get some of the best ibex shots I've ever had. I can only think that they're here today because the mountainside is deserted apart from me - a greater number of walkers might have persuaded them to go somewhere else.
It's obviously worth going up Cielo on a day when no-one else does!
We slowed down on the tourist stuff for the last few days, and I spent time hanging out with the people in my program and the people in my class. On Thursday, we went out and found a Mexican restaurant with chips and salsa and dollar margaritas! It was a little different from the Mexican we have at home, but we all decided it was worth it--we were missing spicy food. The traditional mediterranean food here is ...
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