“How long have you been here?” Magellan asked a couple at the adjacent table at dinner during our second night at a small hotel in Spain.
“We arrived mid-afternoon,” said Marc.
“How did you get in?” Magellan asked.
“We’ve been coming here for years and we’re in the system. Cristina programs our arrival and I just touch my finger to the scanner.”
With the New Year, our thoughts turn toward the future—and to people who have a finger on how jubilados (us anyway) like to travel. Like Cristina and Waldo in the hilltop village of Gratallops (population: 250) in the Priorate region of Spain.