The Genuine Hot Dog It was with a heavy heart matched with an overly optimistic tiki shirt that I bade farewell to Gran Canaria after an excellent week that was topped off by a splendid wedding celebration for Kathryn and Rene. ALL THE CONGRATULATIONS, my friends.Stand The wedding banquet had been a riot of knockout …

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Gelatomania There are many things one only does while on holiday in a foreign land. Apply sunscreen twice a day is perhaps one, sip beers by the pool is another. I also tend to eat ice cream which is not something I favour in Edinburgh despite our excellence of provision from the likes of Mary’s …

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Addio Mare After a belting start to our week on Gran Canaria with dinner at Monte Rojo, we next got together on the Wednesday evening for a communal meal at Addio Mare, just over the road in San Agustin.Entrance The place is part of a multi-tiered shopping mall that has quite the blend of shops, …

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Monte Rojo Gran Canaria! I feel over the coming months I’m going to be ticking off many countries and destinations from my list and today was no exception. Prawns When growing up the idea of Mediterranean beach holidays was simply never a prospect. Summers were at best a trip to see one of my brothers …

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