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Olive picking Granada Spain

  Last week (25th July 2013) a new shop opened in Granada, Spain. Las Aceiterías. Seeing this shiny new store got me thinking about Spanish Olive Oil. This new addition is right in the city centre of Granada. They specialise in

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Andalusia is a beautiful region of Spain…and it´s HOT. I call it Scorchio. The weatherman must get bored giving us the same information for three months of Spanish Summer.  The Spanish sun and the heat is one of the challenges of living in

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Cordoba is one of the must see cities of Spain. Located in Andalusia, it is often on the Spain itinerary along with Granada and Seville. A plan to see the famous Cathedral Mosque is high on the list. Having seen this stunning monument several years before, I re visited the city to

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If you have an interest in Spain or Andalusia, you will probably have heard of the Cordoba patios festival. This is celebrated each year in May. I wasn’t able to visit Cordoba myself until Mid June so I was not expecting to

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In 2006 I visited Cordoba. I saw all the typical sights, the must see list; The cathedral Mosque. Alcazaba, the stunning Royal gardens and the Medina Azahara. All of these historic monuments of course are well worth visiting. I still

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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 fresh breeze after a long hot day. Sipping on a freshly made Mojito in

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In this photo essay I will try to highlight the varied and vast country that Spain is. So much to discover, even after all these years living and travelling around the country it still doesn’t fail to surprise me. Apart from

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  A 15 minute Radio Interview to listen online. Talking about living the dream,  expat life in Spain sounds perfect. Does it live up to expectations? Click on the play arrow below to listen now: Listen to internet radio with

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I think so! Vote below for Granada´s Alhambra palace to be the 8th Wonder of the World! VOTE Just Click HERE >   Alhambra Palace, Granada.  < Click aquí para VOTAR You can vote once a day until the end of the voting

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  If you have already read my post about Tarragona 23 years on you´ll know that last weekend I spent 3 days in Tarragona. This charming city is South from Barcelona. I stayed in the city itself and also visited

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