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A Bed Post
The guys are  hill walking without me, my fitness regime is on hold, I've been struck down with the lurgy, what started out as debilitating man flu has now got a strangle hold on my lungs. Here in Spain as well as being able to get my BP tablets over the co...

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Buddhist of the Sierra de la Filabres
Todays trek started after a drive to the quiet mountain village of La Serena literally translated as calm or peaceful. After parking the car the first impression is of a time gone by when we contemplate the scene of an old woman doing her washing at the vil...

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We celebrated
 Bev's unnumbered birthday (don't try to guess or you'll 'go in the book') with a meal and a few beverages. England's rugger team have had close encounters with France last week and Wales yesterday, coming out on top on both occasions.  It was a close game ...

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Big Mac & The Darling Buds of May.
Went along to the Big Mac( Mojacar Area Cancer support ) fundraiser at the Puerto Marina Hotel, probably the biggest yearly event held in Mojacar.  An all day event of music food and drink, 16 local bands and singers entertained the crowds on two stages. My...

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Big Mac & The Darling Buds of May.
Went along to the Big Mac( Mojacar Area Cancer support ) fundraiser at the Puerto Marina Hotel, probably the biggest yearly event held in Mojacar.  An all day event of music food and drink, 16 local bands and singers entertained the crowds on two stages. My...

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Visitors and a visit.
Our friends have come for a short visit, Christine & Glyn  We took our guests along to the fish market to see the famous Garrucha red prawns being auctioned although since a ruling by the EU in 2015 they must now be called Balearic Island prawns even though...

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Salpamo
Yesterday we drove out to Alfaix to hook up with our cousin's, a good catch up & lunch in their complex's restaurant terrace in beautiful sunshine. Today's walk was an easier route to Salpamo than last weeks mountain goat trail, this time it was a gentle in...

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The Algarrobico Hotel aka Illegal Hotel
Tuesdays walk to the viewing point above Mojacar. Roly at the peak. What makes this sunny picture more interesting is that Barry & Paul are only two hours drive away enjoying a skiing trip in the best snow the Sierra Nevada's have had in a long time. .........

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Winter watch
It's been cooler here than most parts of the UK for a few days last week, we even saw snow. A little snow on the hill tops above Mojacar. Yesterday the warm sun returned in time for a visit toVilllaricos . My favourite vessel in the harbour, love that tiny ...

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The cold snap ..
...in the UK you will be glad to hear isn't affecting us here. So to all our friends and family in the UK here are a few warm photo's to brighten your day.  The numbers for todays hike swelled to seven, stalwarts Barry, Martin & I were joined by Roly, Paul ...
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