Orgiva

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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Earlier this Summer I was handed a wine glass with a refreshing spritzer style drink. Like a fruit punch with apple in it. I thought it was a lovely drink for summer but didn´t think to ask anything more about

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Lanjaron. I just love this quaint spa town, just South of Granada, below the Alpujarra villages. It´s been a destination for tourists from Spain and Europe for many years, attracted by the 5 natural mineral waters that the area has for treatments. I

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The local Tourist Board for Granada province (El patronato provincial de Turismo de Granada) organized an interesting event at the end of June, called #GRXperience. I already consider myself as a local but after this experience I already want to go

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Recently I was reminded by my friends at Hotel Los Berchules that I didn´t have anything on my blog about the Alpujarra region of Spain. It is actually the first place that comes to mind when I need a day off. The Alpujarra certainly has an

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For a different day out during Easter Week, head to Orgiva in the Alpujarra region to their Food and Craft fair which coincides with the holidays each year. Hecho en La Alpujarra. It´s called Made in the Alpujarra, the event celebrates

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This post about my favourite food in Granada has been written partly because it was requested on Twitter by @AnExpatInSpain after a recent visit to the city and obviously because I love food! Here are seven scrumptious tips of typical dishes to taste when visiting

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