Alpujarras
Bubion views over Poquiera Gorge Alpujarra

Bubion is a quiet little village in the Poqueira gorge. Located at 71 kms from Granada (44 miles) With just 302 inhabitants, Bubion is located South of Granada in the Alpujarra region. I recently spent a few days there seeing

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Laroles Theatre Festival Granada

When? 2nd to 11th of August 2019 Where? Laroles open-air theatre. A venue located high up in the Alpujarra mountains, on the border of Granada/Almeria provinces By Car: 1 hour 15 mins from Granada 1 hr 30 mins from Almeria 2 hours

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Plaza Santa Ana Lanjaron Alpujarra

Dont miss the Alpujarra villages when you visit Granada I was reminded by one of my lovely readers that I didn´t have a blog about the Alpujarra. An oversight as it is actually the first place that comes to mind when

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UNESCO sites in Andalucia

Visiting UNESCO sites in Andalucia With plenty of UNESCO sites in Andalucia to visit and 45 UNESCO World Heritage sites in Spain. So far I managed to visit half of them. Here are my tips on visiting the UNESCO sites in Andalucia.

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At the end of June I took a trip around the entire park of Sierra Nevada. Stretching across Granada and Almeria regions, this immense natural space has all kinds of landscapes. From Dilar to Lanjaron, Mulhacen to Los Berchules, Alboloduy

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Spanish Silk may not be the first thing that springs to mind in the Andalusian Countryside. I have been to the Alpujarra endless times. Seeing these white villages perched on hillsides never bores me. Wandering around the narrow streets of

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tablate

Tablate is on the way to Lanjaron… You may have seen a road sign saying ´Ruta Pintoresca´ As you drive from the motorway exit and take the road to the Alpujarra, (signpost for Lanjaron) you cross the steel bridge over the

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Charming Small Hotels Spain You may already know that any recommendations on this blog have been tried and tested personally by me. No-one pays for a recommendation on this site. I visited most of Andalusia since I moved here in

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  Spain Book Reviews Here are two Spain Book reviews. The weather is changing this week here in Southern Spain. It´s the perfect time to get back into the habit of reading in the evenings now it´s darker earlier on. I read

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I´m sure that when you think about Andalusia or conjure up images of Spain you imagine long summer days, busy beaches and  jugs of ice-cold sangria. Granada in winter is also a great idea too. Would it surprise you if I tell you that the

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