Aaahhh.....Alicante September 6th 2007 The bus trip from Valencia to Alicante is lovely. Only 3 hours and with glimpses of the coast all the way.
First impressions of my hotel were “what the?” Vans, trucks and people everywhere. It seems they’re filming ‘My big fat greek wedding 2’ in my hotel so inside was Hollywood in Action!
Quick costume change and straight to the beach. I soo love a Mediterranean beach. Miles of su ... read more
Europe » Spain » Valencian Community » Alicante Spain's powerful world empire of the 16th and 17th centuries ultimately yielded command of the seas to England. Subsequent failure to embrace the mercantile and industrial revolutions caused the country to fall behind Britain, France, and Germany in ... ... read more
Well, I'm finally doing it. I've talked about it for long enough but now I'm actuall getting out there.
The count down is on...2 weeks and 2 days and I'm off to China - First stop Shanghai,
China was a blast. I Climbed Great Walls, ate deep fried Grasshoppers, horsed around at 3600m above sea level & even put on my dancing 'thongs' to some funky tunes.
Been there, Done that - now off to London. Mid July is D day - I'm off chasing the sun (in London??)
Loving London, been to Scotland, spent 1 month hanging out in Spain, now I'm off to Turkey.
Wow...Turkey was magical! I have ... full info