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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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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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“Pueblos blancos” Whitewashed villages in Andalucia

If you are visiting or living in Andalucia, you cannot miss a trip to the Whitewashed villages. Many may think that these villages are all located within the exact same area. These villages are spread through northern part of Cádiz and Málaga provinces. Most Andalucian towsn were once fortresses that stood along the frontiers between […]

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Jerez, European Wine City 2014

Jerez del la Frontera is located in the province of Cádiz, in the autonomous community of Andalusia, southern Spain. It’s mountainous landscape and sea coast have made this large municipality boasts of fertile soil perfect for agriculture. From the fertile plains to the dry lands, Jerez also has feature places of interest such as the […]

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