Monthly Archives: September 2012

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A Walk Around Cartagena

16th September 2012

After looking at Google Earth I realised that the journey into Cartagena would be an interesting one, as the bay is surrounded by mountains.   Cartegena got less than two sides in The Rough Guide to Spain. I thought it an excellent place to visi…

A Walk Around Gibraltar

14th September 2012

Gibraltar has its very own micro-climate, and unfortunately its British! Whilst nearby Spain was in sunshine The Rock was shrouded in cloud. A bit of a home from home! I have always wanted to visit Gibraltar, my grandfather worked here for the MOD in…

A Walk Around Malaga

15th September 2012

Next stop is Malaga in Andalucia. Another interesting day! Jo….

A Walk Around Tangier

13th September 2012

This particular cruise included a few places we had never been before, plus we could explore every destination on foot. Next stop Gibraltar! …

A Walk Around Valencia

17th September 2012

Next stop was Valencia. Time constraints meant that we were unable to spend time inside any of these buildings. You would need at least a day for each of them anyway! But at least we know where to come the next time we are here! We headed back to the…

Great Gable via Beck Head

5th September 2012

Yesterday Ged, Kas and I went to Wasdale Head to climb Great Gable (2949ft) which we last climbed two years ago in snow. This time we would take the Moses Trod path up to Beck Head then ascend the rocky ridge to the summit. We have been waiting for a…