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Winter Holidays on the Costa del Sol – It’s getting warmer

Costa del Sol to enjoy an early spring OK, so it may seem a bit pointless me writing this article, but, here goes. Winter Holidays on the Costa del Sol? I’m sat looking out of my window at cloudy skies … Continue reading

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Spain on a Fork – The Top Spanish Food Recipes

Spain on a Fork – My Favourite Spanish Recipes What is Spain on a Fork? Albert Bevia, who was born in was born in Valencia, Spain but raised in Southern California has a blog and Youtube Channel. Not surprisingly, it … Continue reading

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Joe Biden and Kamala Harris Inauguration 2021

Inauguration of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris 2021 The inauguration of Joe Biden as the 46th president of the United States at noon on Wednesday, January 20, 2021, will mark the commencement of the four-year term of Joe Biden as … Continue reading

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Where are the best places to eat in Malaga province?

The best places to eat in Malaga area depends on your own personal choice. Here are some suggestions Best places to eat – Salinas Salinas is a Spanish town in Archidona , in the province of Malaga , Andalucia. It … Continue reading

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Holidays to Spain Winter 2021 – I would start looking now

Fed up with Covid-19? a holiday to Spain in 2021 Brexit is done and dusted, at least for now. After years of utterly boring political arguments, for, and against, the politicians have agreed on something that neither wanted. They have … Continue reading

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Day of the Kings 2021 Reyes Magos or The Epiphany

What is the Day of the Kings (Dia de Los Reyes Magos) Day of the Kings or Epiphany is a Christian feast day that celebrates the revelation of God incarnate as Jesus Christ. In Western Christianity, the feast commemorates principally … Continue reading

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Does it get very cold in Andalucia Spain during the winter?

Does it get cold? Freezing the balls off a Brass Monkey? Cold? Too right it gets cold! One of the most asked questions I get is; does it get very cold in Andalucia during the winter months? The simple answer … Continue reading

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Grapes at Midnight – Happy New Year Spain 2021

What is it with Spaniards and eating twelve grapes at New Year? New Year’s Eve is called Nochevieja, meaning Old Night. Just like the rest of the world, Spain celebrates the arrival of a new year and says goodbye to the old … Continue reading

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Nerja News – Nerja Footpath Reopens – Nerja Christmas Lights

Work will start to re-open a popular Nerja Footpath Work will start this week to reopen a popular Nerja footpath that has been closed for some time. A 200 metre stretch of the Paseo de Los Carabineros was closed in … Continue reading

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Diego Maradona Dies at 60 – A Flawed Footballing Genius

Diego Maradona died on the 25th of November 2020 Diego Armando Maradona was an Argentine professional football player and manager. Widely regarded as one of the greatest players of all time, he was one of the two joint winners of … Continue reading

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Coronavirus 2021 on the Costa del Sol Covid-19 updates

How to get an update on  the Coronavirus 2021 (Covid-19) in Spain and on the Costa del Sol The Coronavirus (Covid-19) has caused utter chaos all over the world. Since March 2020, life has gone from its normal humdrum routine … Continue reading

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Why is Friday 13th considered to be an unlucky date?

Are you scared to go out on Friday the 13th? Friday 13th, what is all the fuss about? There are many people who are superstitious and regard this date with dread. I actually know people who will not leave the … Continue reading

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Spanish style chicken with Chorizo and potatoes

A brilliant Spanish style recipe for winter Spanish Style Chicken with Chorizo Recipe I love watching cookery programmes at any time. You name it, I’ve watched it. From Fanny Craddock to Pappa Jack, from professionals like chef John to the … Continue reading

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Living with Coronavirus Pandemic in the Spanish Sunshine

Since March 2020 we have lived with this unwanted guest What actually is ‘Coronavirus’? Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by a newly discovered coronavirus. Most people who fall sick with COVID-19 will experience mild to moderate symptoms … Continue reading

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The Iberian Lynx is on the way back from the brink

10 times as many Lynx than in 2002 Iberian Lynx The Iberian lynx (Lynx pardinus) is a wild cat species endemic to the Iberian Peninsula in southwestern Europe. It is listed as Endangered on the IUCN Red List. In the … Continue reading

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Very Hot Sauces – Which is the Best Hot Chilli Sauce

Hot and Spicy Sauces are very popular all around the world When I am not writing blogs or on social media, I can be found eating very hot sauces or messing with chilli plants. We all need a hobby or … Continue reading

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Nerja Villas and Apartments – Featured Property

Holiday Rental in Nerja – Townhouse Bouganvilla Nerja Beach Holidays have many villas and apartments in Nerja. All of the properties are kept in tip-top condition. Each property managed by Nerja Beach Holidays gets the same 100% dedicated service. What … Continue reading

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Walking holidays to Spain – Walking in Malaga area of Andalucia

Andalucia has some of the most fantastic places to go walking Walking in Andalucia is a pleasure, no matter whatever the weather. The weather, by the way, is usually very good. Staying in Nerja in a self-catering apartment or villa … Continue reading

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Self-Catering Holiday Rental in Nerja Apartment Tetuan 6

Apartment Tetuan 6 – Self-Catering This delightful two bedroomed apartment is situated on Oasis de Capistrano, Nerja, a private complex set in beautifully maintained gardens with palm trees, manicured lawns, flowering shrubs and plants giving a variety of colours all … Continue reading

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Where is the best place to get a curry on the Costa del Sol?

There are many curry houses on the Costa del Sol and inland areas Curry on the Costa del Sol? It’s not really the first thing you think of when choosing a holiday, is it? But, you would be surprised how … Continue reading

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