But where the heck is Alice?
A Right Rural Rave-Up
I don’t do pilgrimages, as a rule; they smack of incense, austerity and blisters. But a personal invitation from the Mayor brooks no refusal, even when it interferes with my Saturday morning…
A Little Arcadia in Algeciras!
In springtime, some of the world’s top natural history experts gather at Huerta Grande Eco-Resort for El Estrecho Natural Park Nature Fair.
There are lectures and workshops, whale and dolphin trips and front row seats at the…
Medina Sidonia Guide
Now, read them here!
When the waitress asked: “Would you like a torch with your menu?” I thought she was joking!
Agreed, it was dark. Pitch dark. The restaurant’s windows were shuttered, the lighting…
12 day trips & weekenders in Andalucia, Gibraltar & Morocco
Since moving west from Fuengirola to the quirky village of Los Barrios, I’ve spent a lot of time trying to escape it find out what lies beyond.
Along the way, I’ve discovered some amazing trips in the Spain/Gibraltar/Morocco Golden Triangle, and…
In Los Alcornocales Nature Park
Every year, after the first rains of autumn, wild mushrooms sprout on restaurant menus throughout the Campo de Gibraltar.
Nutty brown boletus, trumpet-shaped chanterelles, crunchy saffron milk caps and a cornucopia of other varieties,…
Cooler than the mint with the hole!
There’s only one place to be in with the ‘in’ crowd in summer on the Costa del Sol (and it’s not Nikki Beach). It’s Sotogrande polo.
More specifically, get yourself to Santa Maria Polo Club for the…
... and sucks to Cadiz Tourism!
Well ain’t life a beach!
Cadiz Tourist Board is not very complimentary about my local strip of sand.
I thought the whole point of a tourist board was to promote tourism!