About a week ago our old friend Teej finally set aside the troubles of daily life. He was 21 years old and his body just wore out. We will miss our venerable companion.
We are enjoying our time by the sea in Altea, Spain.
I recently found a free app that’s been a big help with our meal planning.
Santa Cruz is an old neighborhood of Alicante where the streets are more like stairways.
Masking? I didn’t even know cars could get Covid.
Why is Elche also called Elx? We learned something about languages in Spain when our Catalan friend Jenny taught us how to pronounce a street name that we were stumbling over. Xàtiva sounds like Cha-tih-va. …
Here are some examples of graffiti by prisoners held at the Castle of Santa Barbara in Alicante during and after the Spanish Civil War.
The Ocean Race museum in Alicante, Spain honors this most difficult of all professional team sports. The museum’s video stories and images from past participants were mesmerizing. Especially their experiences in the Southern Ocean.
For some reason these barrel cacti reminded me of Los Reyes Magos — Melchor, Gaspar and Baltasar – the three kings.
Early one morning we came across a small circus set up at the marina. The Raluy Legacy circus had come to town!
Even though traveling with an old cat has its challenges, it’s nothing compared to navigating Covid restrictions in the E.U. And, to answer the question about how you’ll know if your pets like to travel, the best advice we can give is to plan a short trip and give it a try.