Stop the wind please

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  1. Mikey RV

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    We drove from El Pino to Mar Azul at Balerma campsite today and it was so windy along the A7. Sitting here now inside and the campers a rocking and not in the way I want it to be. Been blowing all day must be the same all along the coastline at least the washing is getting dried. Supposed to drop off tomorrow.
     
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    Blowing hard last night too when we drive from Murcia to Mojacar Playa, lovely today though.!
     
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    Hope it stops, as we are catching the ferry on Friday from Portsmouth to Santander so keeping our fingers crossed
     
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    TBH, it's driving me a bit potty! It's been in for a week (at least) here at Aguilas and from what I can see on http://www.eltiempo.es/ there's no end in sight at the mo'!
    We toyed with moving but its gorgeous here at Quinta Bella and as far as I can see, the wind is the same from Valencia down to Marbella ! I think the only thing that would help is a sheltered, less exposed pitch.
    Don't like walking in it, cycling in it, canoeing in it or snorkelling in it! Temps are averaging 18 to 22 but we really need the windbreak...........and sometimes the Nav as well !
    Shouldn't complain, it's not snowing and we're not flooded.
     
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    Awful yesterday at Gibralter

    But dropped to almost nothing this morning, cloudy but you can see sun behind it.
     
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    Thanks, I didn't know about Quinta Bella, ( http://www.quintabella.com) we've stayed at Bella Vista in the past at Águilas, which has the advantage of being within walking distance of the sea but useful to know about an alternative. :)
     
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    The wind has dropped right off today and it's a loverly sunny day so ally good.
     
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    A little bit windy here in Benidorm and new here atthe market in Altea but nothing too bad. Its Been a lovely week.
     
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    Stop the wind please..

    Cut back on the "Beans"......... or blame the misses... :p

    You have some crap weather heading your way @Mikey RV ....:(
     
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    Snowbird tells me there isn't any bad weather in Spain ever.

    JJ :cool:
     
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  11. Mikey RV

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    It's still better than being in a UK winter. (y)
     
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    Just love it!

    Nice strength blowing across Table Bay - I can see 30+ kiters and the same number of windsurfers.
    Had my turn this morning when wind was lighter - but being a bit of a novice, I had a long walk back along the beach in 33C. Mrs GW tells me it's 7C back home:-(

    Sitting here by the pool plotting my next Bimble Francais
     
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    WoooooooHooooooo!
    Its gone!
    Back to living the dream. Walking, cycling, canoeing, snorkelling.
    There's just not enough hours in the day!:D
     
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    Eventually arrived in Spain had a fantastic crossing and in the sun at Benicassim what more do you need
     
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    Coffee and Brandy ( at €2.10 on the front in Beni this morning and it wan't half a big brandy ).
     
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    Earthquake in torre del mar on Thurs 4.9 today sat scorching on beach with cold beer.
     
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