Farewell to the Grandchildren
After some four weeks during which both sets of
Grandchildren and their parents stayed with us here in sunny
Before their return there was a quick visit to the South Bar in Lagos Marina for a round of farewells (and in Nick’s case a few lagers). During this interlude, Jessica entertained everyone with a spot of disco dancing.
Whilst Ellie was more focused on ensuring that she was well feed prior to the Easyjet flight from Faro to Gatwick.
The weather was quite windy for the last week, so this
restricted the sailing activities. But Alvor was as ever a hit, and the rest of
the time was spent on the beach, or at a wonderful spa & pool complex which
is quite near to the marina. It has great facilities, is cheap (not a
word often used in
It has been great fun having all the visitors. The boat is now eerily quite and both Jennie and I are wondering what happened! It all passed so quickly.
We are scheduled to stay here in
We are also hoping that our youngest daughter (Mandy) and her boyfriend (Phil) will find time to come and join us soon as well as catching up with my brother (Ian) in September. Various other friends have indicated that they would like to visit us, so we are awaiting to hear from them as to when they would like to come on down??????
Meanwhile we will just have to keep on enjoying ourselves!