A chance glance at a map highlighted some Roman baths in the Casares hills just a 15 minute drive from home – perfect for a Sunday outing!(more…)
It was a beautiful late October Sunday and the clocks had just gone back an hour, so it seemed like a perfect opportunity to go hiking in the Sierra Bermeja.
The plan was to hike to the top of Los Reales. The reality found us, instead, walking part of the route of the Gran Senda de Malaga which we accessed from the road behind Los Pedregales.(more…)
When we have visitors, one of the first places we take them is the gorgeous hilltop village of Castellar de la Frontera. This is partly because it’s only a short drive from where we live but also because it’s picture postcard beautiful and a good introduction to the ‘pueblos blancos’ (white towns) that Andalucia is famous for.(more…)