Spain

As you may already know, living abroad can be tricky. Far more complicated than a Place in the Sun make out anyway… You can often find yourself in odd situations. Some of these Expat Anecdotes appeared on my blog last month. Click here

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Written by Posted in Andalusia, Expat Lifestyle, Spain, Spanish Food Comments 9

Recently one of my lovely readers contacted me with a request. She wanted to know about the fountains in Granada and was curious about their history . There are lots of fountains, pools and water features dotted around the city. It was going

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How about making your own Spanish Tapas night at home? It´s not going to be ambitious. I promise there will be no hard to find complicated ingredients either. Whether you are reminiscing about that trip you made to Andalusia last year

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A few weekends ago I headed up to the Cartuja Monastery in the city of Granada. This had been recommended to me many many times but until now I haven´t managed to go. Well I can say that it was

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Living abroad you can find yourself in odd situations. I shared one of these stories on my blog a while ago, on this post about Village life . Although that anecdote is just one of many after fifteen years abroad, I

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Over the Christmas period I was asked a few times if I could recommend a few books or two about Spain. I read quite a lot myself, so I thought I would create a list with a variety of books about

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Palacio Olvidados

On 2nd January 2014 the Palacio de Los Olvidados opened in Granada. A new Sephardic Museum in Spain. A private collection in the old part of the city, close to Plaza Nueva. The date chosen for the opening of this

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Barcelona was my home from 1998 until 2006. Even all these years on the city feels like home to me. Over Christmas I was in Barcelona for only a few days and I already want to go back. I left

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Another year has quickly flown by. After my review of my Spain blog in 2012 being so popular last year, these are some of the highlights on the blog from 2013. January 2013 as always I spent quite alot of time in

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The folks at Blanca Nieve Ski & Snowboard School have kindly sent over this special offer for my blog readers. If you are heading to Ski Granada soon then check out their great offers below. Snowboard, skiing lesson and kit hire are

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