Andalucia Diary – Seasonal Travel Notes

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The Mesa Roldan lighthouse and Keeper

I just love the Cabo de Gata natural park. It’s climate totally suits me, and I find the semi-arid, volcanic landscape really appealing – oh and the sea; it so clear here too! This week we’ve been staying at the Real La Joya boutique hotel, near Agua Amarga (more to follow on that shortly), and one of the trips we were …

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Welcome to Andalucia Diary

Introduction to AndaluciaDiary.com by Andrew A Forbes from AndrewAForbes on Vimeo. PLEASE CLICK ‘READ MORE’ TO OPEN VIDEO INTRODUCTION

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Patios of Palacio de Viana, Cordoba

This aristocratic mansion was sold to the town hall which now offers visitors the chance to discover the beauty of …

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Balcon de Cordoba – one of my favourite Andalusian boutique hotels

I think I might just have found my favourite small hotel in Andalucia, the Balcon de Cordoba. It’s a glorious …

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Doors of Andalucia

The historic towns of Andalucia’s interior offer an insight into the regions rich architectural heritage. Doors of course are a …

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Gran Hotel Miramar Malaga

Malaga is Spain’s third most visited city and is consolidating it’s position as a city of culture and cuisine – …

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Hiking in Sierra de las Nieves

Recently I’ve started using Wikiloc for hiking routes in Andalucia. It’s really excellent for planning a day in the mountains …

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Pousada Palacio de Estoi – Faro, Portugal

As you know, our neighbour Portugal is one of my favourite countries; it’s such a romantc destination, with great beaches, …

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Road Trippin’ in a Camper – Southern Spain

Southern Spain is one of the best places in Europe to enjoy a road-trip. The climate, landscape and the excellent …

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Bolonia Beach in Winter

Our New Year’s ritual – head to Playa de Bolonia and go swimming – it’s a great way to start …

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Roman Cisterns – a surprise in rural Andalucia

These are the extraordinary Roman cisterns in the village of Monturque in the province of Cordoba, northern Andalucia, (Cisternas Romanas …

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Tajos de la Caina – Hiking in Sierra de las Nieves

This is such a great hiking route, as it enables walkers to enjoy some of the most impressive aspects of …

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