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The Last Leg

Apart from the dismissal display from the drones, we thoroughly enjoyed our time in Bruges over the new year, it was a very good decision to go there. Thursday we were up at the crack of dawn as we have … Continue reading

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Home to Channel

After an uneventful drive through the rain we arrived in Burgos, though we did stop for an excellent menu Del dia (somewhere) en-route.  After checking into our hotel with good intentions of going out, we collapsed and watched television, but … Continue reading

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Our spring trip to UK

0500hrs on the 1st March and our drive back to UK starts; we were going to go a day or so earlier but we were “Parrot sitting”. We were very honoured to be trusted to look after Rita’s parrot “Jack” … Continue reading

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Oviedo

Oviedo is the administrative centre for the region of Asturias in the north of Spain about 20 miles from the Bay of Biscay. The region of Asturias was a kingdom that has history stretching back to eighth centaury and the … Continue reading

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Chinchon to Oviedo

Had a lovely breakfast before leaving, had one last look round the hotel, it certainly is a beautiful place, and very peaceful. Really enjoyed our stay here. Car loaded and off we go to Oviedo, we past Madrid and it … Continue reading

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Chinchon

After our un-expected partying last night we had a lay-in, after 9.00 before we got up and then we enjoyed a leisurely breakfast to set us up ‘till the Menu del dia we booked for 3.00pm at the same place … Continue reading

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