PLANNING THAT TRIP TO SPAIN? DON’T MISS THE CAMINITO DEL REY!

The World’s most Dangerous Footpath! One of The World’s Scariest Hikes! Not any more! This Andalusian path was once considered one of the most treacherous in the world. Carefully restored and reopened in 2015, it’s nowadays more scenic stroll than terrifying challenge but still offers a unique experience and is deservedly one of Spain’s main […]

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PULL UP A SEAT PHOTO CHALLENGE 2021: # 36

A PHOTO CHALLENGE OF PLACES WE SIT…OR MIGHT SIT…OR ART ABOUT SITTING This promenade runs along the Rio Guadalquivir in Cordoba. You can catch a glimpse of La Mezquita – the amazing Mosque Cathedral – on the opposite bank. This is a lovely place in which to sit – except now at siesta time when […]

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Malaga in a hurry – So you’ve time for only one Museum

If you think that you’re a collector,  you should check this place out! Owner Gonzalo Fernández-Prieto,  along with British professor Ian Phillips,  opened the Glass and Crystal Museum in 2009.    Well…. its advertised as a glass museum but its much, much more……   The first thing is the neighbourhood…. Not all of Malaga’s Old Town […]

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Sculpture Saturday

  This weekly challenge is hosted by Mind over Memory   You will find this piece on the Paseo Nuevo in San Sebastian,  Spain. Construcción Vacía (Empty Construction) is one of a series of steel structures from 1957 by Basque sculptor Jorge Oteiza.   Doesn’t it look all the more ominous and foreboding against the threatening […]

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