January 2013… New Times…


You can feel it in the air around you, something different… life feels different… It’s as if life is communicating with us on a higher frequency… the air feels charged… the dynamics have changed and it calls for ACTION…  and we are off on a journey down south… to explore a town Benalmadena on the Costa del Sol… We’d heard several people mention the place, so we thought it was about time to take a look for ourself…   It took us a good 5 hours from our home in Mazarron, with a short stop… to arrive at the four star Hotel Benalmadena Palace… We eventually settled into a great room… (we paid half price for an upgrade to have a room on the front with more sun).  This was quite a strange happening, because at the check in when we were given room no 313, I made a point of saying ‘my lucky number!’   So you can imagine how disappointed we were upon entering the room, we felt quite ‘unlucky’ for a moment… It was situated at the back corner end of the hotel and was very dark.   We didn’t like ‘this unlucky’ feeling and quickly took this opportunity to practise communication skills and changed the room.   Continue reading