Spain 2012

7th July 2012, 70 photos.

A well-timed week in Mijas, near Malaga. While biblical rain fell back home, we didn't see a cloud for a week!

Cablecar up from Benalmadena

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James and me on top

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A Harris Hawk lands on my head!

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Going down

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Back down to sea level

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Playing in the pool

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Rowing

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Still rowing

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Topping up his pool

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The delightful garden

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The garden

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The garden

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James and me skinny-dipping. No, I don't know why either?

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The garden

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The garden

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The garden

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The garden

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The lady who watched over us

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Aqualand. Europe's highest waterslide disappears out of sight beneath me with its steepness

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Aqualand

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Aqualand

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James wins a race?

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Kiddie slides

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Jacuzzi

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Checking the pool temperature

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Checking the pool temperature

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Pool maintenance - fishing for leaves in the water

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The pool and garden and house

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Finding it a bit bright to look up

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Water pistol fight

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Preparing his vessel

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Floating aperitif

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Poolside

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Shooting water at passers-by over the wall. Bad!

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Shooting water at the camera. Bad!

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Poolside

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Did I mention the garden? Same scene - evening light this time

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I'm being chased

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Trying, and failing, to hide

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The garden

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Susan and James

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Me and James

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BBQ'd prawns for tea

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Gibraltar International Airport - runway centreline

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James marches over the airfield towards the Rock

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On top of the Rock - getting to know a Barbary Ape at the cablecar station

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Ape

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James makes his aquaintance

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Amazing view from the top of the Rock, looking north back to Spain

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Ape

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View south. Africa

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Ape

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Beer goggles? A couple of items that summed up my holiday!

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James pushes me in for my midnight swim

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I must straighten those legs - but I had had a few beers

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Messing in the pool

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Messing in the pool

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The beach

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Wave hopping

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Susan water-pistols

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Time out for a phone call to Josie

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Another sunny evening in the garden

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Post swim refreshment

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Watermelon - the best pool toy

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The garden, once more

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Pool temperature check again

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Aquatico Mijas waterpark - emptying a bucket of water over us

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The sun starts to set on the last evening

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Soaking up the last few rays

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Final holiday sunset

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7th July 2012, 70 photos. View this album in Flickr.