Monthly Archives: July 2012

Mijas (a pueblo blanco nr Málaga)

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There are many pueblo blancos in the province of Málaga including my favourite, Mijas. It is situated in the foothills of the coastal mountain range that overlooks the coast. The town’s maze of old Moorish…

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Nerja and Frigliana – Robert Bovington – Picasa Web Albums

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On the way back from a trip to Gibraltar, I stopped for a couple of hours at the delightful town of Nerja.   Nerja – view from Balcón de Europa Frigliana There are more photographs…

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Los Vélez

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Castillo Vélez-Blanco – Juan José Rodríguez Los Vélez is situated in the Sierra de Maria in the north of the province of Almería. Within this area is the impressive Parque Natural de María-Los Vélez as…

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Marbella

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Marbella is advertised in holiday brochures as the most exclusive resort on the Costa del Sol, which could possibly mean that if people haven’t got loads of money they are excluded! Certainly it is the…

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Andalucía

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by Robert Bovington Andalucía is the southernmost region of mainland Spain. It is the land of bullfighting, flamenco and gypsies. It is the land of high sierras, charming white villages and magnificent cities. It is…

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Andalucía in pictures

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Photos of the fantastic region of Andalucía on my Panoramio site. http://www.panoramio.com/user/2391258/tags/Andalusia Hope you like them Robert Bovington

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Tapas

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There are a number of schools of thought as to how the excellent Spanish custom of having a tapa with a drink came about. A popular theory is that the practice started in Sevilla. Something…

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