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Updated on Sat 28th Nov 2020 Is it safe to travel to Spain? Heres updated information on the current situation in Spain.  As I live here I thought I would share a more detailed insight with regards to travel and

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Face Masks in Granada Andalucia Spain

Living in Granada for so many years. Being in touch with local life and happenings. I´ve noticed things that happen, that only seem possible here in Granada. Locals often say things like Solo pasa aquí (this only happens round here)

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Reading Spanish Writers

The famous author and essay writer Julia Alvarez said: A novel is not, after all, a historical document, but a way to travel through the human heart   This quote gives you a good idea of what you are getting

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Travel Hacks Foreign Currency Leftover coins holiday money by piccavey

After a summer of dining out and staying in pretty coastal hotels I´m sharing a handful of my travel hacks. Did you miss your Summer Holiday and are missing the sunshine? Maybe you spent all your holiday money and don´t

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Palma de Mallorca Food

Does it happen to you? Mealtimes get repetitive and boring for me at times. Getting stuck into a routine where we serve the same meals over again. Hear the same grumbles from our family members or be a little disheartened

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Piccavey Granada Spain

This year has been a tough year for everyone. Challenging with so many travel restrictions and local lockdowns. Some have health worries or suffer cutbacks at work. Across Europe right now most countries are in a second lockdown. Other locations

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Hacienda Guzman Seville Olive Oi in Spain

Olive Oil – The Facts Olive Oil is referred to as a Super Food. Packed with antioxidants and health benefits it has always been importance in the Mediterranean diet. Olive Oil has been part of bathing and religious rites over

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New York Travel Blogger trip

After months of being cooped up at home due to the Coronavirus pandemic. The first thing on everyone´s mind is to get travelling to new places again. Yet Covid-19 is here for the long haul. We need to prepare ourselves

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Food Trends+ Shifts

Now that 2020 is nearing its end, it’s a good time to look back at a decade of food trends to see just how much our culinary tastes have changed over the years. A decade is a pretty long time

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Strawberries Mascarpone at OroViejo

In October I spent a weekend in Salamanca, known for its Plaza Mayor, University and stunning city centre. As always the Restaurants in Salamanca where a destination for me. Food in this part of Spain is well known for its

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