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International Women’s Day in Almeria

International Women’s Day in Almeria

Join the Dames in Spain and celebrate International Women’s Day in Almeria by heading to El Torrente Restaurant at Desert Springs.…

Mojacar Carnival 2017

Mojacar Carnival 2017 is almost here, and so here is the program of events for anyone living in, or visiting, the area on those dates.…

New taxi licences for Adeje

The Adeje transport councillor, Andrés Pérez Ramos, has announced the issuing of 15 new taxi licences for the borough.…

Van driver picks on the wrong cyclist

This video is doing the rounds of the Spanish social media at the moment, showing when a van driver and a cyclist get into an…

Art, theatre, sport and nature: a weekend in Adeje

This weekend in Adeje, Tenerife, there are a number of things to do. Art, theatre, sport and enjoying the outdoors – there is something for…

Puerto de Mogán bus station is now open

Puerto de Mogán bus station is now open

After considerable delays, the Puerto de Mogán bus station is now open. Buses began running…

Velez-Blanco carnival 2017

Velez-Blanco carnival 2017

Velez-Blanco carnival 2017 will be the first for us in this town. We are looking…

Huercal-Overa carnival 2017

Huercal-Overa carnival 2017

The Huercal-Overa carnival 2017 details have been finalised and we can now confirm much of…

Paco Damas concert for peace

Paco Damas concert for peace

For the second year running singer/songwriter Paco Damas gave a schools concert in the Adeje…

Bodega Stratvs is reopening

Bodega Stratvs is reopening

This vineyard has been closed by since December 2013 but now Bodega Stratvs is reopening…

158 dogs rescued from puppy mill

158 dogs rescued from puppy mill

The Guardia Civil have rescued 158 dogs from an illegal dog breeding facility, or puppy…

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Spanish Recipe – Plato Alpujarreño

Spanish Recipe – Plato Alpujarreño

Plato Alpujarreño is a Spanish recipe that has many variations, just as paella does. Almost the Alpujarran version of the British…

Spanish Recipes – Pasta with vanilla and parmesan

Spanish Recipes – Pasta with vanilla and parmesan

A really really simple yet tasty dish, this pasta with vanilla and parmesan recipe is adapted from one by Ferran Adriá,…

Spanish Recipe – Olives Anyone?

Spanish Recipe – Olives Anyone?

If you are anything like me… you’ll always make a beeline for olives at a party. This Spanish recipe features these…

Cauliflower with Dates and Olives

Cauliflower with Dates and Olives

This year I needed to lose a bit of weight… so went on a bit of a hardcore diet resolution kick…

Artichokes with quail eggs and Spanish cured ham

Artichokes with quail eggs and Spanish cured ham

It’s always nice to have a bit of posh nosh and this “artichokes with quail eggs and Spanish cured ham” recipe is one to whip out when you want to…

Chicken Croquettes Recipe

Chicken Croquettes Recipe

This chicken croquettes recipe (croquetas de pollo) always goes down well with me when grabbing some tapas or a lunch. As tasty as fish croquettes, these are moist on the…

Albondigas recipe version 1

Albondigas recipe version 1

Albondigas are Spanish meatballs, often served as tapas, and usually smothered in a tasty tomato sauce. I like to spice mine up a little – so here’s one of the…

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America First. Spain Second! VIDEO

America First. Spain Second! VIDEO

By now you have probably seen the video ‘Holland Second’ where the Dutch Government (actually it’s a comedy show that made the video) appeal to…

And the winner of the Spain Buddy 2016 travel photography competition is….

What Spanish monsters lurk under your bed?

‘Love locks’, are you a vandal?

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