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Plaza Vazquez de Molina Ubeda Spain

Ubeda and Baeza are towns in the province of Jaen, Spain. Although they are a little way off the main tourist track they are worth visiting, particularly as both locations are listed as UNESCO World Heritage sites. This summer I

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Something which I have always wanted to do but haven´t got around to it is booking a cruise around the Mediterranean. The sheer beauty of this part of the world is a joy in itself, but to experience it from

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Basket shop Granada Spain

Reading the news over the past twelve months has saddened me. The essence of Spanish traditions are being challenged. Perhaps drowned is a better description. Steadily franchises are taking over Spain. Already well established in large capitals such as Barcelona, Madrid

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Chiringuito Diego Aguadulce Almeria

In Spain Summer has well and truly arrived. In the evening there´s nothing nicer that finding a cool outdoor terrace or beach bar to enjoy the cool breeze after a long hot day. Sipping on a freshly made Mojito is

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Spanish Tapas at piccavey.com

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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Cartuja Monastery Granada Spain

Carthusian Monastery in Granada Recently I headed up to the North of the city to the Cartuja Monastery. This had been recommended to me many many times but until now I hadn´t visited until now. The entrance is just off

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Learning Spanish with wine

Local produce and Crafts The No.1 question I´m asked is how to get Alhambra tickets. However the next most popular question is What is a typical souvenir from Granada or Andalusia? Personally I prefer to recommend things that I would really appreciate if I wasback

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Where to stay in Benidorm Spain

Holidays in Benidorm If you are planning to spend your holidays in Spain, one of the best places that you can visit is Benidorm. Located on the eastern coast, this fishing village is famous for their beaches, boisterous nightlife, and

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Spain blogger Spain questions

Spain questions Often you write to ask me questions about Spain covering everything and anything under the Spanish Sun. Some come via email or in the comments on my blog. Or even on Instagram, Twitter or Facebook. To make it a little

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romantic spain

7 places to visit in Romantic Spain Maybe it’s the flowing red wine, the tempting tapas or that something special in the air which makes Spain so irresistible to romance lovers. This vibrant, diverse country has got everything a romantic

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