Hurricane Emma has hit us

Tues 27/02/18 – Sat 03/03/18 Well our penultimate day in Comares we have a walk up to the camping bar for our ” last Comares meal”. I am togged out with my thermal top, M&S gilet and leggings (a Chrissy pressie from the mother) don’t want to be too hot, weather a bit nippy so…

On holiday with Hoon

Wednesday 14/02/18 – Thursday 22/02/18 Comares Well big surprise June arrived from U.A.E we get to see her and stay in a house !!! Win win spent a lovely week chilling, catching some rays, nattering, eating, laughing and playing cards, yes the Almunecar 3 are back, June pretends she has forgotten how to play !!!…

We have found the sun !!!!!!

09/02/18-12/02/18 Retamar  – Almunecar The weather is nice but still chilly ish, following the coast from La Isleta to Cabo de Gato, and Retamar, have a lovely walk to the Ermita de la Virgen del Mar church, built in 1950, on the site where the virgin of the sea first appeared there in 1502.  …

Somatic de la Valldigna – Vera

01/02/18  – Somatic de la Valldigna Long drive and arrive at our free parking for the night, another beautiful little place. Visit the Real Monasterio De Santa Maria De La Valldigna dating from the 14th Century. We both have a quick chat to one of the locals, although he isn’t very talkative !! Then back…

Hello Spain, let’s spend some time together

28/01/18  – Bellcaire d’emporda – Sant Feliu de Guixols Left the chateaux bright and early 7.00a.m. !!!! Mist on the ground, sun in the sky. As it’s the last day in France, we do a cake reccy, and yes at this ungodly hour we find an open boulongerie and not only open but full of…

Arras -Villecomte-Prades-de-la-Lez

26/01/18 Leave lovely Arras and spent most of the day driving today, so we are now just above Dijon, nearly halfway to the Spanish boarder, lots of flooding as we drive along.   Tonight’s campsite is at Villecomte a little gem found on Park 4 night   and completely free!! The neighborhood watchdog came out to greet…

Bot to Andorra

Thursday 20/04/2017 Bot – Well another gem of a site Terra Alta camping, (wow.campvalira.com) hidden away in the countryside an ACSI site €18.00 a night all in. Wonderful walks and had a practice jog, getting better is all I will say Friday 21/04/2017 -Next morning up bright and early, so small run for me, longer…

Almunecar to Alhama de Granada

Monday 17/04/2017 – Tuesday 18/04/2017 goodbye , Almunecar we will miss you x Goodbye La Herradora Hello Alhama de Granada Then on to visit our Welsh now Spanish friends Denise and Paul, meet up in Bar Andaluz for a much needed natter and some food, Dave and I shared a plate of mixed fish and a…

Almunecar

Saturday 25/02/17 and Sunday 26/02/17 Breakfast at La Jarana, scrambled eggs, with prawns and spring onions for Dave and my fav brekkie Pan con tomate (toasted roll with tomato) for me. Syrian sculptures on the beach. Yey the knees are getting better, lovely long walk along the prom Then a cool beer for me and…

Almunecar

Friday 17/02/17 – Friday  2402/17 Almunecar Well disaster, am very upset, my running has come to an abrupt halt, woke up this morning hardly able to walk let alone run !! The crunchy knees have come back to haunt me. Rest I am told and ibuprofen, next day Dave has replaced me with Henning, his…