All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Almeria Province’

Almeria Western Film Festival

Almeria’s Western Film Festival 2013

Today is the penultimate day of Almeria’s Western Film Festival, the only European festival dedicated wholly to the western genre. …

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Salinas De Cabo De Gata Andalucia Diary

Sitting on a gold mine – Almeria’s geological heritage

The volcanic landscape of Almeria is surely what geologists must dream about in their sleep!  Huge fragments of rock, known …

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Listen to the silence – rural accommodation in Cabo de Gata

I’ve written before about the interesting accommodation on offer in Almeria; it’s pretty much unlike anything else on offer in …

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Alpujarras Andrew Forbes Andalucia Diary Blog

Leaving the mountain rivers for the desert – Almeria

Before we leave the lush landscape of the Sierra Nevada natural park, we visited a small organic winery, Cortijo el …

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La Almendra Y El Gitano Cropped

Five of my favourite hotels in Southern Spain – #luxurytravelpursuits review

After almost a decade my love affair with Andalucía is still in that blissful honeymoon stage; I’m still discovering things …

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Cortijo Los Frailes

Cortijo de los Frailes, Almeria

A simmering feud between two families in 1930s Andalucía was the inspiration for Federico Garcia Lorca‘s classic play, the ‘Blood …

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La Almendra Y El Gitano Almeria

Tranquility in hidden Europe – ‘La Almenda y El Gitano’, near Agua Amargas, Almeria, Andalucia

The dry heat is glorious; we’re in Almeria, the eastern province of Andalucía.  It’s not well known, and most know …

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Almeria Province – Introductory travel notes by Andrew Forbes

As Andalucía’s most eastern province, Almería  was a frontier land, heavily fortified over the centuries with watchtowers looking out to …

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