Beachfront Resorts of the Costa del Sol

A guide to the beachfront resorts towns of the Costa del Sol, as you drives to Malaga from Gibraltar, Spain. See details from here. Beachfront Resorts of the Costa del Sol Sotogrande is found within the province of Cadiz and is situated near the Straits of Gibraltar which can offer quiet beaches and coves although… Continue reading Beachfront Resorts of the Costa del Sol

Are looking to buy a property or home in the Costa Brava region of Spain?

Are looking to buy a property or home in the Costa Brava region of Spain? There are many types of properties available including villas, apartments, townhouses, farmhouses, waterfront villas, fincas, and apartments. Both new and old. Throughout the region and the timing could not be better. Are looking to buy a property or home in… Continue reading Are looking to buy a property or home in the Costa Brava region of Spain?

Andalucia – Undiscovered Beauty

Andalucia, which is Spain’s southernmost autonomous community, is a place of unrivalled natural beauty. The state, which consists of eight provinces, each unique in its own offerings is rising up meteorically on everyone’s chart of the best tourist destinations in the world due to its varied and till now, untouched and undiscovered beauty. Natural beauty… Continue reading Andalucia – Undiscovered Beauty

The Spanish region of Andalucia

For many people Andalucia is all that they imagine Spain to be. Great climate, sun, sea and beaches, bullfighting, sherry and flamenco. Covering over 33,000 square miles and running the length of mainland Spain’s southern coast it is the largest and most populous of the 17 autonomous regions of Spain. Andalusia is crossed by the… Continue reading The Spanish region of Andalucia

Amazing Portugal

The western part of the Iberian Peninsula. The part bathed by the Atlantic Ocean is the traditional country of amazing Portugal. Long ago, the territory between the northern part of Portugal and Spain were not very well defined and the cultural aspects were very similar. But then the Castorena culture made its first appearance with… Continue reading Amazing Portugal

A Tourist Guide to Puerto Banus

Puerto Banus is a marina that is located on the Costa del Sol, Spain.  It is close to the resort of Marbella and is a popular tourist holiday destination.  The area boasts some beautiful beaches and fashionable shopping areas.  The scenery is magnificent with a mountainous landscape in the background of this burgeoning and stylish… Continue reading A Tourist Guide to Puerto Banus

A Quick Guide to Morocco

Morocco has something of an aura about it – created mainly by the major tourist destinations of Marrakech, Casablanca, Fez, and Rabat. See a quick guide to Morocco from here. Where is it? Morocco is on the North West coast of Africa, just across the sea from the southern tip of Spain. This means that… Continue reading A Quick Guide to Morocco

Guide To Spain’s Quirkier Festivals

Spaniards seem rarely to need much of a reason for a fiesta or festival of some sort and you can pretty much guarantee that wherever you are in Spain. There will be some merrymaking going on somewhere in honor of a patron saint. I’ve decided to look at some of Spain’s quirkier. Slightly less known… Continue reading Guide To Spain’s Quirkier Festivals

A fresh look at Ibiza

Ibiza has long been one of the world’s premier summer-sun holiday destinations, although in recent years many visitors (including myself) have been put off by the seedy ‘Ibiza uncovered’ style publicity that the island has received.  Thankfully, the White Island is now moving away from this tacky lads-on-holiday image, and is once again attracting a… Continue reading A fresh look at Ibiza

A brief guide to Andalucia, Spain

Andalucia is probably one of Spain’s most varied areas with its mountainous regions leading down to the Costa del Sol, Costa Tropical, Costa de Almeria and to the far west bordering Portugal, the beautiful Costa de la Luz. It is ideal for a holiday in winter as well as summer as there is skiing in… Continue reading A brief guide to Andalucia, Spain