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Córdoba’s colorful “Festival de los Patios” and cultural heritage

Córdoba, in Andalucia, is known for its ‘Feria de los Patios’ that takes place in May. Flowers, colours and aromas that brings the city of Córdoba to life. Because of the hot Mediterranean climate many houses in Andalucia are built with a central “patio” (courtyard). This is a custom that dates back to the Romans, […]

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Jerez’s Flamenco Festival

The world’s leading Flamenco festival is back in town! Starting on the 20th February all the way through to 7th March, come and enjoy some colorful and soulful performances by world famous flamenco artists; dancers, guitarists and singers. It is fact that Jerez de la Frontera, Andalucia, was where the vibrant art of Flamenco all […]

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Santa Cruz, Tenerife’s Capital: where to Go & what to See

Tenerife was an extremely popular destination in the 80’s and is still very well-known today. However, statistically, in the last few years, Tenerife has not had as many visits as one may think. An island with exotic parks and chic restaurants, quirky and sleek architecture and very interesting museums and galleries — you would think […]

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Spain’s finest Sherry and Grape harvest Celebrations in Andalucia

Sherry is made from the Palamino grape, a grape that grows extremely well on chalky soils found in Jerez de la Frontera, Andalucia. Jerez has been titled European Wine City 2014. What is done with these grapes to make Sherry, is truly interesting. Fermented to give a dry white wine, which is then fortified 16% […]

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Barcelona’s Art: architecture, artists and museums

Barcelona, a beautiful city rich in culture, arts and stunning architecture. If Barcelona is a city you wish to visit, them you’re in luck. This article will finely describe some of Barcelona’s artsy features and must-see’s. Barcelona’s modernism, Antoni Gaudí You may already know about Antoni Gaudí and his modernist architecture. Waking Barcelona by foot […]

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Visit Andalusia and experience a Flamenco! Shows in Málaga, Córdoba and Jerez.

Many say that you either learn about Andalusia through Flamenco or you learn Flamenco through Andalusia. There are endless places where to go and experience ‘Flamenco’. Hotspots in Costa del Sol for Flamenco and it’s culture, here are some great places where to experience some real Flamenco! MALAGA Kelipe Malaga (City center) TICKETS Kelipe is […]

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Ernest Hemingway’s Spanish cities, his memories live on

Ernest Hemingway’s relationship to so many Spanish cities is almost indescribable. This Nobel Prize writer/novelist is one of the few foreigners to be so closely identified with Spain. With the given nickname ‘Papa’ (‘father’ in Spanish), Ernest truly captured more than just the complexities of Spain and the Civil War, he captured people’s hearts. He […]

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Visit Mijas Pueblo, a soon to be World Heritage Site with donkey taxis, Costa del Sol

When visiting Málaga or generally the Costa del Sol, you cannot go without visiting Mijas Pueblo. This enchanting white village is close to the coast, situated in the lowlands mountainside of the Sierra de Mijas mountain range, surrounded by pine forest and with PANORAMIC views across the sunny Costa del Sol. 
With a small population […]

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Festival and local street parties and celebrations in Zaragoza

On the 24th January, Zaragoza will host it’s local festival ‘San Valero’. 
All kinds of events, from theatre performances, children’s events, rock concerts to loud and energetic street dancing in the main ‘Plaza de los Sitios’ and the city centre. For more information visit www.zaragoza.es/ciudad/cultura 

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Gastrofestival in Madrid, 24th January – 9th February

We all know how famous Spanish is for their cuisine. So what better than enjoy it all in a festival full of fun? Gastrofestival Madrid is an annual event that hold diverse activities and experiences in food-related programmes. Back for it’s fifth year and with tribute to Spain’s tasty and renown gastronomy. Not only from […]

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Holiday rental in La Cala de Mijas (Costa del Sol) 6 bedroom Villa, indoor swimming pool and much more!

La Cala House sleeps 11 people, has 6 bedrooms and a wonderful heated indoor swimming pool! With all the needed amenities in kitchen and utility room, two bathrooms and two living rooms with plenty of space to entertain. Terrace and garden with BBQ and sunbeds to enjoy the coast’s sun! Private and public parking.

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