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Los Madrilles

  Sunday 28th October 2018 Camping Los Madrilles is close to the small seaside resort of Isla Plana.  It’s a great campsite mainly populated by long-stay residents who choose to spend the winter in warmer climes. Many people arrive here … Continue reading

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Geocaching

During this trip I have really caught the Geocaching bug.  It is great to go out for a lovely walk with a purpose.  Caches are hidden in some very unusual places and you get taken to places that as a … Continue reading

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Cartagena

Tuesday 1st November 2018 Friends, Romans, countrymen, lend me your ear……….and I will tell you all about our day trip to Cartagena.  This city is only a 45 minute drive away through some large hills with some great views. When … Continue reading

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A Villa Full Of Heards

We have finally got to meet all the rest of K&Vs family.  We had met Matt and Emma and the girls quite a few times before over the last few years, and we have heard lots and lots about the … Continue reading

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Isla Plana

Friday 2nd November 2018 The next few blogs might be out of chronological order as for some strange reason some photographs are taking longer than others to download, I think its all to do with which camera I have used … Continue reading

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Granada the Old City

Saturday 20th October 2018 Hooray K&V are here and with their car…… it has only taken more than 2 weeks to get it fixed! They have made it to Granada in time to meet the rest of their family later … Continue reading

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Granada – the Majesty of the Mountains

Saturday 20th November 2018 We only had a short drive from Cordoba to Granada but it was wet and windy the whole way.  There was a little respite whilst we set up the caravan and then it carried on for … Continue reading

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Córdoba

    Monday 15th October 2018 The news on Kev’s car wasn’t good so it was agreed that we should carry on our journey and meet up as soon as their car was mended. The aim was to rendezvous in … Continue reading

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Âncora, Valença and a little bit of Monção

  A bit of a windy night……….. When I bought these wind breaks I thought the idea was to break the wind (no not like that!) not break in the wind! Actually they had just fallen down in the overnight … Continue reading

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Ponte de Lima

Wednesday 10th October 2018 Today’s ride out took us to Ponte de Lima. Kev drove the 35minutes that it took us in his recently acquired hire car.  He soon got to grips with the awesome power of the Vauxhall Corsa, … Continue reading

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