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... upwards through hairpin bends, the side of the road covered with prickly pear, bougainvillea and oleanders. The jacaranda trees were in bloom in the city and the jacarandas here bloom twice a years here. The views as we drove along were great but nothing to see at the spot the bus dropped us, there were of course many stalls selling the usual souvenirs. We had 20 mins here and then we wound our way down again to visit the seaside town of Mondelo. We drove ...
... the front comes in, so a quick run around the old town was in order. Pleasantly surprised once we were pacing out as some very interesting old buildings and very lush gardens. We even managed to get a special shot of a local beauty specially for Steve Dacosta!! Apologies if it offends anybody else but could not miss the opportunity. Alison and Scott stay on board and plan their next adventure - off to Venice for a few days ...
... showed. So, there was a different bus we could take up and back for 6 euros.
This church was amazing. It rivaled the church in St. Mark's square. It was much smaller but the mosaics were fantastic. We must have spent an hour in this church. We were also lucky to catch a wedding. It was a beautiful ceremony. We didn't stay for the whole thing. Catholic weddings take forever. But the bride and groom ...
Eldon got up at 4:15 (to catch our 7:00 flight) this morning, and I didn't sleep well. I'm always afraid something will happen and the alarm won't go off and we'll miss our flight. Anyway, we showered and were downstairs for our bus pick-up at 5:00
We shared a sandwich and I had a cappuccino at the airport. 6:00 a.m. is way early for me to eat anything, but I had pills to take, and I get sick to ...
... the smaller out of the next two was the runner up.
Down the road I found a Barber Shop and had a haircut (number 4) and shave. The haircut was as I get back home and the shave was the usual cut-throat variety. What was different about the experience was the ‘Threading’. I wondered what the ball of cotton on the Barber’s desk was for and he used that to reshape my eyebrows that were a little ‘Bart Cummings’ and also pull ...
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