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Cocktails and croquettas in the Alpujarras, Sierra Nevada

With its long hot summers, it comes as little surprise that Andalucía has such a seductively intoxicating selection of refreshing …

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Henrie Haldane Art at the Hotel Sacrastia

Cadiz Province and the Costa del la Luz is one of my favourite parts of Andalucia. Having just flown into …

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Cakes and Mitres in Santa Fe, Granada

Twinned with its name sake in New Mexico in the States, Santa Fe is a small town near Granada in …

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What does the Camino mean to you? – Spain’s Camino de Santiago

In less than two months time, ‘god willing’, I will be in Galicia, starting the walk of my life, a …

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In search of the elusive Iberian Lynx – La Donana National Park

Stretching from the pilgrimage village of El Rocío, east to the city of Sanlúcar de Barrameda, and down to the …

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Five of the best villas and cortijos in Andalucia

Contrary to perceived wisdom, Andalucia is so much more than package holidays and all-inclusive resorts. With Europe’s best climate, stunning …

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World Sherry Day – rediscover an old favourite

This week I came across a web site dedicated to the World Sherry Day.  The site says, ‘World Sherry Day …

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Jerez Horse Fair

Get ready for May in Andalucia!

As a resource, I just wanted to quickly detail some of the forthcoming cultural fairs and events in Andalucía. Feria …

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Snapshots from the past – Alcala al Real, one of Spain’s great citadels

There in the distance, beyond the blossoming cherry trees, was our first glimpse of the citadel; an ancient walled city; …

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