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... That seems impossible
because with four of us and almost all our luggage, that taxi was pretty full. Nonetheless, we turned back to the hotel, picked up barbs main suitcase (!!!!!) and zoomed back to airport, making it through check in and security just in time to board.
PS all of this eventfulness has given ride to a new travel code word for us. "GATWICK". For Dawn, this was the catastrophic ...
... front of us and a car was on it's roof. Luckily it did not look like the driver was badly injured and the ambulance and fire brigade arrived quickly. The driver of the HOHO bus did not know how long it would take to clear and suggested we catch a tram in to the city from down the road. We were walking to the tram when the HOHO bus appeared down a side road. The driver stopped to let us on after we did a 50 metre sprint. We then went through the city again and back ...
SAN SEBASTIAN SPAIN / LISBON PORTUGAL The last 4 days have been in San Sebastián, Spain. On the way to our apartment by taxi, we were astonished by how amazing San Sebastian was. It was like a city on a really crowded beach. Arriving at our apartment, our first sight was a lovely white small house on the beach. The next 2 days, We spent on the beach. About three hundred metres off the beach was ...
... 8217; we started attempting to walk out of the historical center-
where we live- to a harbour area with a monastery. We tried asking for
directions but no one had any clue what we were talking about and after
attempting to figure out their train system we gave up and started walking.
After about 15 mins of nnearly dying in heat we caved and took a taxi. After
figuring out actually how far it was we were happy we didn’t walk because it
would have taken ...
... br> We queued again for another bus to take us around but got off at the train station to head back to Cascais. Our main purpose had been to get the feel of travelling around Lisbon for when Allan’s sisters arrive next Wednesday so we had achieved that.
A hot Indian curry in Cascais followed by a drink in the Irish Pub and the day was over except for a taxi ride home and a few more games of 500.