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Oct 22, 2016 - Costa Azanar

We are up early. We go down to 'desayuno' just before 8.30a. We are shown into a closed dark restaurant. We say "Cerrado." The manager agrees but offers juice, toast and coffee. Sounds great. She prepares all. The 'toast' is a toasted hoagie bun. But makes a great breakfast. After we pack up and check out. We head east along A7 towards Barcelona. It is cloudy and threatening rain again. We travel along the coast to Alacant and then head inland on C31. What a beautiful drive! The sky lightens, clouds are higher. We can see the tops of the...

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Oct 20, 2016 - Costa del Sol #2

We decided to take AP7 as we have to be in Barcelona by Sunday. It looks like it is a long way and today is Thursday. We go east back through tunnels and around mountains past Motril high above the sea. Just east of Motril we defy the GPS and head off into 'no roads' as we follow A7. We follow the coast and occasionally drive on a road for quite a few miles. We even go through tunnels. The GPS is strangely quiet. We are to Adra before we travel on the GPS's road again. Here the land is dry and mountainous. Greenhouses are everywhere. Some...

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