Andalusia

10 Romantic Things to Do in Malaga – Spain Travel Article

10 Romantic Things to Do in Malaga Sitting on the southern coast of Spain, Malaga is a stunning coastal city that is the perfect romantic getaway for honeymoons and anniversaries alike. Enjoy incredible views, tapas bars galore, colourful architecture, fascinating museums (did you know Picasso was born in Malaga?) and some of the best beaches in Spain.  Before you book your tickets, be sure to research the many incredible places in Costa del Sol and surrounding areas. You’ll be spoilt…

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Granada Christmas Guide – 10 Ways to Enjoy Spanish Navidad ⋆ Piccavey – Spain Travel Article

Granada Christmas Guide – 10 Ways to Enjoy Spanish Navidad ⋆ Piccavey Granada Christmas festivities begin around the 1st of December and end on the 6th of January. According to Spanish tradition, the big celebration is actually Epiphany with the three kings bringing gifts on January the 6th.So the Spanish Navidad has plenty to offer with a whole month of activities.Timeless traditions, delicious food and lots of light and colour.In this guide I include things to do, local traditions, what…

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Jerez Spain & White Villages of Cadiz by Rental Car ⋆ Piccavey – Spain Travel Article

Jerez Spain & White Villages of Cadiz by Rental Car ⋆ Piccavey Jerez, Spain and the surrounding area is a fabulous region to explore by car. In fact the only practical way of visiting this part of Andalucia area is on a road trip.The geography of this region is broken up by the coastline. Cadiz city is almost an island surrounded by water. Founded in 1100 B.C it is the oldest city in Europe. Hilltop towns of Arcos de la…

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How to Spend 1 or 2 Days in Málaga: Best Things to Do in 48 Hours – Spain Travel Article

How to Spend 1 or 2 Days in Málaga: Best Things to Do in 48 Hours If you love cities steeped in history and culture, you’ll find plenty of wonderful things to do in Málaga – and you can do it all in just 48 hours! Featuring a wealth of museums, monuments and churches, this Andalusian metropolis has over 3,000 years of history and is famed for its welcoming atmosphere and year-round sunshine. Often referred to as the gateway to…

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5 Reasons to Visit Alcala La Real in Summer – Spain Travel Article

5 Reasons to Visit Alcala La Real in Summer When most people head off to the beaches and the Costas around Andalusia. I like to explore lesser known towns and villages. So this month I am heading inland to the unspoilt Jaen town of Alcala la Real. Este post esta disponible en Español> Visitar Alcala La Real You may be wondering why I have such a keen interest in this sleepy town in the Andalusian countryside. Here are five attractions I…

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