For a week or two now, the noise from these cicadas has surrounded Spain Buddy Heights… but it was not until today that we managed to get close enough to take a photo of one. These really are loud, although they go silent when you approach.
The Spanish are notoriously loose with their translations of the names of animals. (This is not criticism; it merely stands in contrast to the highly specific way in which we use our language.) In Latin America, any medium to large sized wild cat is called el tigre, despite the fact that there are no tigers […]
I am not an ornithologist but…… you move to Spain with the intention of starting afresh. You have had enough of the rat race. Something has got to give. It is time for a new challenge in a place with a better climate and a more relaxed way of life. And most of you probably […]