Stars on Formentera

Stars on Formentera!

Formentera Blues

Did Bob Dylan found this remote Windmill in La Mola Formentera and made it his home in the sixties? Some say it’s a myth. It is said that he found inspiration and peace in this spiritual retreat after his motorcycle accident that influenced his song writing.

True or false?

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The Island is also where Chris Rea is said to have been inspired to compose his hit “On the Beach” while he was earning some cash by singing in the few bars and hotels in Formentera.

If you’re well-schooled in rock and roll you’ll recognise the windmill’s silhouette from the cover of Pink Floyd’s More album.

Pink Floyd crying song (More)

We smile and smile
We smile and smile
Laughter echoes in your eyes
We climb and climb
We climb and climb
Footfalls softly in the pines
We cry and cry
We cry and cry
Sadness passes in a while

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About jojothepojo

https://about.me/jojothepojo Can you fall in love with an island? Yes you can! I did... with Formentera... Because Formentera is like a hidden treasure, beautiful and magical as a naked mermaid. Follow me but ... keep it secret! You only discover the nature of that lady with silence and tender loving admiration... Johan
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