Andalucia

Ronda

“Ronda is the place where to go, if you are planning to travel to Spain for a honeymoon or for being with a girlfriend. The whole city and its surroundings are a romantic set… Nice promenades, good wine, excellent food,…

Málaga

From Ronda to Málaga we travelled on Mr Henderson’s Railway to Algeciras and then by bus. In the 1890’s, the wealthy British financier Sir Alexander Henderson built a railway between Algeciras (Gibraltar) and Ronda to allow the Gibraltar Garrison access…

Almería

After the Alpujarra we headed down to Almería, on the coast. Founded in the 10th century to provide a defense system for the regional towns it still retains an Arab influence and although slightly seedy looking it’s tapa heaven –…

Granada

Granada (POP 240,000, ALT 740m) is much more than the Alhambra, the most renowned buildings of Islamic Andalusia. We spent a week staying in El Albayzín, the World Heritage former Arab quarter with its maze of narrow winding streets on…