• Renovating the Cortijo – A Pictorial Story

    Renovating the Cortijo – A Pictorial Story

      Renovating the Cortijo in the low Alpujarras was a labour of idiotic impulsive foolishness. We absolutely loved it! This is the story of that first year in Andalusia.   […]

  • Velilla-Taramay

    Costa Tropicale

    The Costa Tropicale is the mediterranean coastline of Andalusia. Our location in the foothills of the Alpujarras is within an hours drive of some of the best beaches in Spain. […]

  • Driving to Andalusia

    We’ve driven to Orgiva from the UK twice now and I thought it might be useful to pass on a couple of tips.. We use Brittany Ferries, from Portsmouth to […]

  • Vivienda Turistica de Alojamiento Rural VTAR/GR/00972

    We are celebrating the notification of our tourist license being granted! What this means in practice is that our guests are guaranteed that a level of health and safety measures […]

  • Sundown in Bubion

    The White Villages of the Alpujarras

    Taking a break from the apparently endless procession of jobs getting the house ready for rental this summer I decided to take a break from the hard work, take my […]