Category Archives: Food and drink

Gearing up for the Festival.

It is the second Sunday in May and the people of Soller are gearing up for the Festival. A celebration of the victory of the Sollerics over the Turks in 1561. Many of the houses are decorated with flags. The … Continue reading

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A stroll round Soller

Today was the first full day of my holiday but after a very long day yesterday, all I needed was an easy stroll. Jean and I started with a walk round the bay. I was surprised to see a rabbit … Continue reading

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On foot in Mallorca

It’s May and once again I am out at Porto Soller in Mallorca to do some of my favourite walks. After hanging around at the airport for what seemed like hours and then sitting on the plane I needed to … Continue reading

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Plan C. The Wirral Way.

On Sunday I was out with Crosby Rambling Club. Our original plan was to visit Llanarmon DC but heavy snowfall in the area made this impracticable. On Wednesday we changed our plans and decided to walk from Llangollen. New routes … Continue reading

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Wet and windy at Worston.

The snow of the past week had melted as mild air drifted in across the Atlantic bringing with it lots of rain. The weather forecast for Sunday was for persistent rain all day, and it proved correct. I was out … Continue reading

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Cuber to Lluc.

It was the last full day of my holiday and we set off to walk from Cuber to Lluc following the GR 221. We set out from the Font des Noguera where the signpost indicated that the walk should take … Continue reading

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Es Castell d’Alaro

The climb up to Castell d’Alaro is one of my favourite walks, offering some beautiful scenery, a bit of history and the chance of a pint at the end. We started our walk from KM 11.9 on the Alaro to … Continue reading

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