Tag Archives: Los Escullos

Barranco del Negro

Yesterday a howling gale raged over Southern Spain. We are relatively sheltered from the north west wind in Las Negras but the winds were still strong here and it was a relief to wake up to a calmer day and … Continue reading

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The First Ebike Holiday in the Cabo de Gata

It was Sean Popplewell, a regular visitor to the Cabo de Gata from Ireland, who came up with the idea. Earlier this year he suggested to me that I should put together a cycling tour of the Parque Natural using … Continue reading

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Las Negras – San Jose by bike

This morning, I decided to cycle to San Jose. I took the main- and only- road as far as Los Escullos, where I turned off, and leaving the small coves behind, climbed the winding coastal track along the cliffs to … Continue reading

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Los Escullos and Presillas Bajas

This morning we drove to Los Escullos and walked along the coastal path towards San José. The coastal views along the Parque Natural del Cabo de Gata have been magnificent recently. The light has had an extraordinary clarity and the … Continue reading

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The coast at Los Escullos

Semana Santa has been sunny but the temperatures have been tempered by a persistent wind, El Poniente, which blows from the west. Today, Domingo de Resurrección, the wind finally dropped and the fabulous coastline of the Parque Natural de Cabo … Continue reading

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Sculptures at Los Escullos

This morning I visited the exhibition of sculptures in wood and metal by Ulli Butz and Hans Bömer at the Castillo de San Felipe in Los Escullos. There was a good crowd, mainly from the German community, out in the … Continue reading

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