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Embracing the Whirlwind: My Busy Basketball Season in Cáceres, Spain

The past basketball season has been a whirlwind of excitement and adventure for me in Cáceres, Spain. From unexpected detours in Las Vegas to exploring beautiful cities and coastal towns across Spain and Portugal, it has been a challenging yet fulfilling journey. Unfortunately, my busy schedule left me with little time to update my beloved PYP Blog. However, I’m thrilled to be back and ready to share our incredible experiences, travel tips, and insights to make your own adventures even more memorable.

A Rollercoaster Start:

The basketball season kicked off with an unexpected twist as I found myself spending six months in Las Vegas. Despite the excitement, it also meant I had limited time to prepare for my next chapter in Cáceres, Spain. With just four days to pack up and fly across the Atlantic, the pressure was on.

Exploring Seville, Lisbon, and Beyond:

Once settled in Cáceres, Spain, I embarked on a journey of exploration during rare breaks in the basketball schedule. Seville’s rich history, enchanting architecture, and vibrant culture captivated my senses. The charming streets of Lisbon beckoned, leading me to discover its hidden gems and indulge in delectable Portuguese cuisine.

Escaping to Coastal Getaways:

To escape the demands of basketball and rejuvenate my spirit, I ventured to scenic coastal towns. Sesimbra, Portugal, offered pristine beaches and fresh seafood that satisfied both body and soul. The breathtaking Algarve region beckoned with its dramatic cliffs, crystal-clear waters, and picturesque villages.

Overcoming Travel Challenges:

Travelling was not without its hurdles. Our loyal furry companion, who accompanied us throughout the season, suffered from separation anxiety. To ensure the well-being of our four-legged friend, we opted for road trips, exploring the diverse landscapes of Spain. It was a testament to the bond we share and the lengths we go to keep our loved ones happy.

Balancing Passions:

The basketball season proved demanding, with game after game and intensive training sessions. Despite the challenges, I dedicated my free time to studying game films, analyzing strategies, and improving my skills. This dedication left me with little time to contribute to the PYP Blog. However, the experiences and knowledge gained throughout the season will undoubtedly enrich future content.

A Fresh Start on PYP:

Now that the basketball season has drawn to a close, I am thrilled to be back on the PYP Blog. Expect a consistent flow of engaging content as I recount our thrilling travels, offer valuable tips and suggestions, delve into the world of points and miles, and share everything else that can enhance your travel experiences.


My basketball season in Cáceres, Spain, was a whirlwind of adventure, challenges, and personal growth. From exploring vibrant cities to relaxing in coastal paradises, the journey was filled with unforgettable moments. While my busy schedule limited my ability to update the PYP Blog, I am eager to resume sharing our incredible experiences and invaluable insights. Join me as we embark on a new chapter filled with travel tales, tips, and inspiration to elevate your own wanderlust-filled adventures.

Until next time, before you pack your bags, don’t forget to PACK YOUR POINTS!


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