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After the Storm – Rodalquilar – El Valle and El Playazo

This afternoon we took a walk through El Valle de Rodalquilar to El Playazo beach. the landscape looked very different after last weekend’s storms. The path we took from the old castle was a sea of mud. This photo approaching … Continue reading

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Bothnical Gardens of Rodalquilar

Yesterday morning we visited the Botanical Gardens at Rodalquilar. Although only ten minutes drive away, it seems a while since we last went there and we were quite shocked at how arid the gardens are looking after having had so … Continue reading

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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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San Pedro, 20th December

Another beautiful day, so this morning we decided to walk to Cala de San Pedro, leaving Las Negras along the Rambla de los Agüillas. Here, and along the path which connects the rambla with the cliff path to San Pedro, … Continue reading

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La Isleta and Palms

This morning we walked in the hills behind the fishing village of La Isleta del Moro. Unlike yesterday, the sky was not cloudless but the weather was pleasant and there are always fine views from here of the village, Mediterranean … Continue reading

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Cala de los Torros

Because of its volcanic origins and variety of rocks and minerals, the composition of the beaches of the Parque Natural de Cabo de Gata ranges from soft, golden sands to dark stones and pebbles. Cala de los Torros is a … Continue reading

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