Campo walks

We have miles and miles of walks on our doorstep. You can escape into the campo by foot or bike and find so many different trails to take, all with outstanding and varied views. It’s an amazing place just to … Read More

Refurb and refresh

We have had a bit of a refurb this year inside and out as after three years things were looking a bit tired. Lovely new flooring, painting, decorative accessories, new bed linen and lots of external work too. Check out … Read More

Our local wildlife!

Most days we see our local goat farmer, his horse, goat dogs and of course the goats. It’s a great sight to see, the dogs are amazing keeping control of the goats, his white but slightly dirty horse is beautiful … Read More

My backyard

A selection of amazing photos my sister Carolyn Mendelsohn Eaglesham, took recently on her visit to see us. All of them just outside our door! We are very lucky to live in this location with these amazing vistas on our … Read More

Fiesta season

Our Summer fiestas locally are nearly over, and they have been amazing. The villages really pull together and put on a great few days of partying. People travel from across Spain to come back and spend time with their families … Read More

Kayaking fun on Lake Negratin

We have four Great Lakes to visit in our area, the biggest being Lake Negratin. Yesterday we took the kayak out and got extremely wet, a fun day was had by all. There is also a kayak centre you can … Read More

Secret escapes

The joy of living in Andalucia is that we are never to far from varied and beautiful scenery. This weekend we have been visiting my brother who has an amazing Cortijo near Comares about forty mins from Malaga. More beautiful … Read More

Guests great lakeside photos

We love it when guests that stay with us really appreciate the scenery and take beautiful photos. Thanks to Richard and Shabs, here are some fab shots of some of our local lakes, Negratin, Bolera, and Portillo. We are so … Read More

Escape to the Real Spain

We love going and exploring the area we live in, there are so many walking and cycling opportunities, chances for amazing adventures. We do it for relaxation and a bit of peace and tranquillity. Our area of rural and rustic … Read More

Paella courtesy of Cave Holidays Andalucía

We love doing a bit of wining and dining when our guests visit. Be it a mean Paella or carnivorous BBQ, washed down with Ian’s refreshing Sangria. A couple of pictures of our recent Paella, all cooked in front of … Read More