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Dirty Dancing

Yesterday evening we went to the end-of-holiday celebration at the beautiful Cortijo La Paloma situated at the end of Las Negras beach. Sculpture is the main theme of these art and craft holidays but additional activities are sometimes offered as … Continue reading

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Belly Dancing at El Brindi

El Brindi Negro in Las Negras are now offering live entertainment every Saturday afternoon and yesterday we were treated to a belly-dancing show by Hiedra, accompanied by her partner Dani. Hiedra performed three long dances in different outfits. First, she … Continue reading

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Flamenco at Las Negras

Yesterday evening we strolled down to the village to watch an advertised flamenco show outside the bar La Bodeguiya. We were surprised to fine a blonde Norwegion girl, Bettina was the singer and guitarist. She started off by performing solo. … Continue reading

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Wild Hollyhocks and Flamenco

North of Granada, wild hollyhocks grow in abundance. Usually, the flowers are a pale pink, so when I discovered a hollyhock with deep, glowing pink flowers growing by the river near our former home, Los Ortices, Loja, I collected some … Continue reading

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Duende meets Soul

Last night we visited La Loma, an old cortijo which is now a restaurant on the hillside overlooking the fishing village of La Isleta del Moro and the Mediterranean. A very romantic setting where you can dine on the terraces … Continue reading

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Noche Moruna

Here are some photos from last night’s show at El Brindi Negro, Las Negras. Hiedra, the Berber belly dancer, performed a variety of dances including a lively Saidi cane dance, …. …. a sensuous veil dance and …. …. a … Continue reading

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