Dali's Theatrical Museum in Figueres is a few hours out of Barcelona, and on the way we also visited the incredible medieval city of Girona. Apparently it is now famous for having been the latest setting for Game of Thrones , which I have never seen! It is also where the book 'Perfume' was set. … Continue reading DALI in MY MY MY GIRONA and POBLENOU BEACH.
My last day in Porto there was the usual thick blanket of sea mist, that pervades the coast of Portugal, where the Atlantic meets the rivers. A micro- climate, but an hour away it can be scorchingly hot. The large intimidating seabirds squark and swoop, they are much larger than our seagulls. I stayed in … Continue reading GAUDY GAUDI in BEAUTIFUL BARCELONA.
Leaving Tangiers we were not only disturbed by the farcical Moroccan security, with the tour having to cart their own bags up and down the gangplanks..and not a donkey in sight.! Far more upsetting was the sight of gangs of very young boys rushing the bus in an attempt to secrete themselves in the undercarriage … Continue reading WATCH out for the GYPSIES!!.. ( Borat)