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El Rastrillo de Fernán Pérez

On the first Sunday of the month, a small market, El Rastrillo de Fernán Pérez, is held in the pretty square of the village. Arts and crafts, bread and cakes, beer and wine, books, bric-a-brac and antiques. You will find them … Continue reading

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The girl from the tele, books from the ceiling and music in the air

o We went for a drink and tapas at El Brindi Negro, Las Negras last night and noticed that Reyes Pandora had been in and changed the decor. The flowery summer theme had gone and been replaced with a menage of … Continue reading

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Rat band at the rastrillo

This morning, we went to the monthly Sunday rastrillo at Fernán Pérez, a neighbouring village just a few minutes drive inland from Las Negras. It was similar to the monthly Sunday market in Las Negras but we felt the ambience … 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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Market and Music

A few daily life photos from last week. The Wednesday market in Nijar. Although much smaller than the Thursday market in Campohrermoso the quality of the goods for sale on the stalls is generally higher. Live music on Saturday night … Continue reading

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