Hotel Playa Tropical
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... beach too.
Didn’t fancy the campsite dinner menu, even though it was dirt cheap, so we had another nice bbq along with all of our neighbours.
The €1 wine is going down well, we’re not quite using it to clean our teeth with too, but it’s definitely about as cheap as water.
On the bus to Almeria today for a wander round, which was quite exhausting by the time we’d climbed up the hills and steps to La Alcazaba, ...
It is a bit bigger than a village, the beach extends for as far as you can see.
It is not that we come to the end of the promenade after six miles, we just feel we need some liquid refreshment.
For a mere 3.60Euro, we have two beers, and, unexpectedly, we are given two tapas, and fresh bread.
Don't know what the tapas were called, but, they ...
... continue, so, maybe I am missing something.
At lunch time we cycle to the promenade at Roquetas de Mar, and head for a place called "Bar Aurora". It is staffed by Brits (and possibly owned by them for all I know). It is incredibly popular, people are hovering, ready to grab your seat as soon as you are ready to leave. The other bars / cafes along the promenade are almost empty.
The attraction is the prices I think, for 8Euro, you get a bottle of wine ...
... this evening, the traffic is dreadful, we arrive, just in time.
By the time Kathleen emerges from church, it is dark of course, and, the church is in a one-way system, so, we cannot just retrace our steps.
A couple of wrong turns, into cul-de-sacs, but, we make it back in one piece.
Sunday 9th ...
... The actual process goes remarkably well, and with hardly a cross word (well, I exaggerate, slightly).
I do end up, not having used all of the colouring solution. Why do they not make the container clear, instead of opaque, so you can see how much is being used?
Kathleen disappears off to the shower to wash off the surplus colour, apply conditioner, etc.