Andalucia Diary – Seasonal Travel Notes

Roman columns and refinery chimneys – San Roque, Cadiz Province

In preparation for a trip to explore the huge Alcornocales Natural Park, we headed into San Roque, to visit the …

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The Arab Baths of Ronda, Andalucia, Spain

In Ronda’s San Miguel neighbourhood, at the foot of the ancient city walls of the town’s Islamic medina are the …

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Picnic on the beach, Bolonia

Not a bad way to spend a saturday! We also went back to see how things were progressing with the …

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Hiking Route Puerto de la Mujer – Sierra de las Nieves

The Sierra de las Nieves natural park is full of trails and hikes and significant investment has been made in …

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Vintage hydro electric station, Rio Grande, Sierra de las Nieves

Exactly two years ago, whilst walking along the Rio Grande near our weekend place, in the Sierra de las Nieves …

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Malaga’s stunning new look port – El Palmeral de las Sorpresas

Feliz Año Nuevo a todos! After a splendid New Year’s Eve in Malaga capital, this morning we enjoyed a walk …

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Las burbujas de Freixenet – Call me Bubbles!

You know it’s the holiday season in Spain when the Freixenet spot airs on TV. The ads vary in length …

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Forgotten trails in La Mairena

Today enjoyed a wonderful walk in the warm afternoon sun. When walking near the house, I normally I always head …

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Noche Buena – Ronda

We’ve driven home for Christmas. The sun is beaming down, so the town lacks its normal festive wintery chill. Instead …

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