Keith on November 24th, 2009

Our next site was at Villagordo  Del Cabriel www.kikopark.com/rural A nice quiet site in land on the road from Valencia to Madrid, rural and peaceful. On route Jane, Jane is our sat nav, took us through the town centre with the instrunction of turn right and then first left. Keith surveyed the left turn and [...]

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Keith on November 24th, 2009

As we travelled through Spain we noticed some young (ish) ladies stood at the side of the road waiting for lifts, or so we thought. I suppose it depends on your definition of a lift. After we passed the third one we realised the real reason for their presence. In our mind it begged various questions. [...]

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Keith on November 24th, 2009

First something heard on Wake up to Wogan. How come that I can remember the words of a song from the sixties but, can’t remember what I was doing ten minutes ago? What was I doing? Ah, yes a blog. We returned to the delta, a different part, to find some Glossy Ibis, of which [...]

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Keith on November 17th, 2009

The bottle comes in the form of Castillo de Alco from Valencia. A nice red which cost 3 euros 49, that’s Liddl’s price so it is not cheap. I am not a conasewer, or whatever but, it is nice.

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Keith on November 17th, 2009

Keith has visited the Ebro delta, or, if you prefer DeltaEbre. He has been restrained until now but look out. The delta is a massive area on the scale of the Lincolnshire fens and equaly as flat and feature less. It is an agricultural area used mainly for growing rice.  It’s birdwatching potential is known globally. [...]

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Keith on November 16th, 2009

WARNING, Keith has found the Edbro delta, loads of birds, get ready for an anorak attack. Today we made a late start having been disturbed in the night. Keith was convinced that he heard someone on site with a vehicle in the early hours. We had two objectives today, one,, to get some cash, two, [...]

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Keith on November 16th, 2009

Sunday we took a drive into the hills. It is difficult to describe how pleasant it was, the pictures will give you an impression.  This is the first time that we have put our little car to the test, we are pleased with it. The type of roads are synonymous with mountain areas, winding with [...]

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Keith on November 13th, 2009

It’s Friday the 13th and we decided to move south. We are now at a site on the outskirts of L’Ametlla de Mar. It is more to our taste being smaller and in a  rural setting.  The weather as been the warmest yet making for a pleasant walk to the beach, beutiful clear water. There [...]

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Keith on November 9th, 2009

We are staying on a site near Vilanova i la Geltru, arrived on the 4th and are due to leave on the 13th, www. vilanovapark.es  A large park with all the facilities but at the same time peaceful. At this time of year it seems to be largely occupied by British, German and Dutch, how come the [...]

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Keith on November 7th, 2009

On Friday we decided to visit Barcelona, not one of our better decisions. It is a typical huge urban conurbation with a mass of human beings all trying to occupy the same space. We paid forty two euros for a tour bus, it was crap. The commentary was poor with no real orientation, abandoned it [...]

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