Monthly Archives: April 2013

El Mar Menor Adios

Whilst waiting for the bridge to open (no radio chat this time!) we pulled up to the fuel station next to a large Russian Motor Cruiser. Noah, as we all know, will speak to anyone, and soon had the hired … Continue reading

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El Mar Menor

The entrance to the Mar Menor- Noah braved using Spanish on the radio- well the bridge opened so he must have said something right- or was it just a 2 hourly thing? (controllers falling about laughing no doubt!) The Mar … Continue reading

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Its Only 24 Hours to Tulsa (Or 34 to The Mar Menor for us! )

It was finally time to say goodbye to the home comforts of  a winter base with weekend walks and music nights, electricity and internet on tap, endless supply of DVD’s and series (Big Bang) courtesy of Jupiter- in search of … Continue reading

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Over wintering- Boat improvements

Well, before we leave Almerimar we thought you might like to know what we have been up to all winter. Nelly was going to write a best seller, learn more French and do some drawing; and Noah was going to … Continue reading

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Almerimar Walks

Things are very organised here in Almerimar Marina- there is Palates, ladies coffee mornings, music night, yachties night, along with other stuff- all there if you want it. We have joined in with the odd Sunday morning organised walks- when … Continue reading

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La Alcazaba, Almeria

Did you know that the town of Almeria is overlooked by one of the most impressive Mediaeval defensive complexes in all Andalus? Well, we certainly didn’t and were very impressed- it was free to enter,  the castle kept opening up … Continue reading

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