Hiking the Caminito del Rey

The other day I had the honour and the pleasure of hiking the Caminito del Rey in Málaga Province. The Caminito del Rey feels like a blend between a hike and an aerial adventure. Visitors trek through beautiful scenery as well as edging along wooden walkways attached to a sheer cliff face located many hundred feet […]

A Tailormade itinerary in Seville

a tailormade itinerary that revolved around history, architecture, art (old and new), gastronomy and most importantly, getting under the skin of Andalucia and meeting some of the locals. We recently had the pleasure of sharing our home city of Seville with a delightful group from England! This tailormade itinerary was 9 months in the making. Gillie and Alison […]

jamon cutter on private terrace

Seville terrace dinner with a view

On a mild summer’s evening in Seville, there is no better place to be than on a private roof terrace, with a cool breeze and views of the cathedral! A couple of days ago we had some very special clients visit us from the U.S. They were enjoying a family reunion that involved visiting Madrid, Seville […]

Seville and the Guadalquivir River

Throughout history, the Guadalquivir River has been the reason for as well as the bane of Seville’s existence. It is the second longest river in Spain, travelling 650 kilometers across the width of Andalucia to finally arrive at the Atlantic Ocean, just above Cádiz. It brought the city water, trade, clay, protection, sustenance, access to […]

Seville flea markets

If I’m to be honest, flea markets have never really floated my boat. I don’t have a good eye for a bargain, for interior decoration or for vintage pieces. But my wife does! It sounds strange, but I rarely see her happier than when she’s in the thick of a Seville street market! I must […]

Private Easter Balconies in Seville

Semana Santa in Seville is one of the most impressive cultural events in Spain, with people travelling from far and wide to witness the religious pomp and ceremony that takes place for a full 9 days! From a religious, artistic, historical or folkloric perspective, this is perhaps the most glorious week in Seville’s and in […]

Sam Lister interview

Nowadays, with the help of Tripadvisor, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and many other social networks and blogs (like this one!) you can find the highest rated restaurants, activities and hotels in each city. Obviously, if an establishment has 2000 positive comments and no negative comments, it probably is very good. The same can be said for […]