Barcelo Costa Ballena Golf & Spa
Travel Blogs from Rota
... up the Mediterranean Sea and some lovely mountains which would have seen fierce fighting during the a Civil War. We trundled across La Mancha but the famous windmills that tormented Don Quiote were always on the wrong side for me to get a photo. Dramatic scenery saw us head on towards Cordoba and finally fields of sunflowers wilted as Seville drew nearer. I think it ...
... I feel like you are right here with me!
I had yesterday and today to fill in the “do wants” and get
back on track vibrationally. Immediately I met a retired flight attendant on
the bus to downtown Sanlucar. She gave me a different view of the town and some
tips, and confirmed that the family I was living with was unusual, in that many
Spanish families are fluent in the kitchen.
Here I was, teaching the 4 year old how to make ...
We got up this morning and before heading out, we decided to make use of one of the bonuses to the hotel room, a giant tub and a balcony. No, no romantic bubble bath and coffee. Instead a giant wash basin and drying rack for all of our clothes! We spent the better half of the morning washing all of our clothes apart from what we were wearing and hanging them up to dry on the balcony. This was the first place that we were able to wash ...
... bar and Bacardi and cokes or whisky and American we had a pleasant 2 hours there at the end of another adventure.
11th August 12
Steve was up early to go off in search of a replacement part whilst I was asleep! He then had to register at the marina which takes ages. The prices quoted by the chandler were astronomical so Steve found a large bolt, some epoxy resin and fixed it up ...
... was nice on the inside. I took a few photos.
We began our march back to the car. In doing so, we went back by the parrish of Our Lady of the O. It was open this time. Tyler and I went inside. It was quite a beautiful church. I took several photos of the interior.
I went to get the car, came back near the church, picked everyone up and drove back to the lodge. Once there, we opened a bottle of wine and ordered a ...