We bought 578 litres of diesel, about 171 in cans, the rest in the tank. At Spanish or Portuguese or British prices this would have made us wince. It still cost £406.92, £0.704 per litre after a discount for more … Continue reading
We actually stayed in Benalmadena for two nights. John caught a bus to Arroyo to find a Movilstar shop to renew my PAYG subscription for the sim in my i-pad. Alleluia, I’m on-line again, at least in or near Spain. … Continue reading
To quote Hillary Clinton, I misremembered. The catamaran was called Daruma.
We stayed anchored in Cala San Pedro for two nights, John spent the intervening day getting further with the installation of the pod on the binnacle which houses the new forward looking sonar. I got on with an inventory of … Continue reading
At the top of the page of the ship’s log there are two spaces, one titled From: the other Towards: this does give cause for thought. We know where we are leaving from, no problem, but how far can we … Continue reading
What a wonderful, interesting, historic town it is! Four years ago we missed it because the new marina was for superyachts and the yacht club allegedly had few spare moorings. This time we were encouraged by the experience of our … Continue reading
Our ten day stay in Torrevieja stretched to fifteen, mainly because the forecast was for rain or thunderstorms. No, we don’t mind a bit of rain but we would prefer to do our sightseeing in the dry so we spent … Continue reading