La Cala de Mijas Restaurants Tried by a Local: Where to Eat in La Cala de Mijas

La Cala de Mijas is a lovely place to choose for a holiday on Costa del Sol. It has a beautiful, large, sandy beach with all the facilities, including lifeguards during the high season, plenty of great restaurants and bars where you can spend your evenings over a glass of gin and tonic and a […]

Hiking in Sierra Nevada, Spain – Ruta de Los Cahorros

Sierra Nevada is one of the best places to hike in Spain, with gorgeous scenery and beautiful experiences that every nature enthusiast would love. There are plenty of hikes in Sierra Nevada, suitable for both adventure seekers with experience and families with children. Ruta de los Cahorros is a family friendly Sierra Nevada trail, located […]

How to Make Traditional Andalucian Boquerones al Limon (Fried Anchovies Marinated in Lemon)

Boquerones al limon is a traditional tapa in Malaga, enjoyed all over the province in restaurants and beach bars. The boqueron is a large blue fish, between 9 and 12 centimetres long, fleshy, found in the Alboran Sea. Practically a bigger anchovy – there are over 140 different species of anchovies in the world, did […]

Things to Do In One Day In Jerez de la Frontera

Jerez de la Frontera is one of the most charming places in Andalucia, very often overlooked by tourists. I have always wanted to visit Jerez de la Frontera, known for its sherry production, flamenco shows and its school of equestrian arts. I can say that Jerez is one of those hidden gems of Andalucia, an […]

How to Spend One Day in Salobreña

Often referred to as the jewel of Costa Tropical, Salobreña is a picturesque whitewashed town with narrow streets and a castle dating from the 10th century. You can spend one day in Salobreña, as a day trip from Malaga, or spend a week, it’s entirely up to you. No matter which choice you will make, […]

The Best Things to Do in Setenil de las Bodegas, Andalucia, Spain

  Setenil de las Bodegas is a unique white village of Andalucia because of its unusual location. Whilst all the other fortified villages in the county are situated on top of hills, Setenil de las Bodegas has been built inside the canyon carved by river Trejo. The village is famous for the houses inside the […]

The Most Beautiful Towns on Costa Tropical

Costa Tropical is a very underestimated part of Andalucia, with very few foreign tourists even in the peak summer months. Costa Tropical is nested between the Sierra Nevada mountains and the Alboran Sea, having its own microclimate which makes it a desirable travel destination both in winter and in summer, because of the mild temperatures. […]