A Boutique Andalusian Bed & Breakfast Experience Hotel Near Ronda

Tantalising Tangier
The Ocean Voyager and Me
Sipping and Supping in Farajan

Tantalising Tangier

Guests returning from one of our high altitude walks speak in wonder of Africa. We saw Africa, they cry! We didn’t know it was so close! Morocco is just 14.3 km on the other side of ...

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The Ocean Voyager and Me

It is a thrilling moment when you first hold a manuscript that has turned miraculously into a book. This has been a long time in the making and what a relief it is as well as a source of pride. And ...

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Sipping and Supping in Farajan

The Alto Genal Valley is hard to find. So are the good eating places. We will reveal all to save you the trouble. LAS VISTAS DEL VALLE aka "ISA Y RAFA"CALLE CORCHUELO (which ...

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The black bulls of Spain
Week of Art in Cartajima
Sevilla wonderful whatever the weather

The black bulls of Spain

The Spanish stereotype once embodied the fearsome Duke of Alba, the grotesque Franco, the horrendous Inquisition. But times change and Spain is now all about flamenco and flounces, Carmen and ...

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Week of Art in Cartajima

Enrique Linaza, famous internationally for his murals in particular and his artistic breadth in general, led a course recently at Los Castaños. It was a great success and, had I not been ...

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Sevilla wonderful whatever the weather

Sevilla, capital city of Andalucia, is just an hour and a half’s drive from Los Castaños so we drove there to celebrate my birthday recently. Ignoring the weather forecast which for ...

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