Tag Archives: San Pedro

Christmas Day in Las Negras

Christmas Day dawned bright and sunny in Las Negras and, as we were due to eat a large lunch which we are not used to, a long walk was called for this morning. We walked along the Rambla de las … Continue reading

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September Light and Colours

After the hazy and windy days of August we now have the calm, clear days of September. The photo above, taken Yesterday in the Valle de Rodalquilar looking towards El Playazo, shows the clear light and vibrant colours of this … Continue reading

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On the beach this week

June has arrived and the beaches of the Parque Natural beckon. One of the finest is the beach at Agua Amarga, the most northerly village on the edge of the Parque Natural. We visited yesterday morning. Agua Amarga does not … Continue reading

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After Easter

Thanks to the sunny, warm weather, last week our little corner of Andalucia was packed with visitors for Semana Santa. The whole of Spain must have headed south to enjoy the spring sunshine. At last the crowds have gone but … Continue reading

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Landscapes, Flora and San Pedro in June

The exceptional, long, green grasses which covered the countryside and mountains around the Parque Natural this spring have now dried and the landscape has taken on hues of orange and yellow as we enter summer. The photo above taken from … Continue reading

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Botanical Notes from Las Negras

Spring is now in full bloom in the Parque Natural de Cabo de Gata and the ramblas of Las Negras are bursting with colour. Wild poppies add splashes of red to the yellows of Bermuda buttercups and flowering shrubs. Most … Continue reading

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Cala Hernández

Today has been another warm and sunny one and this morning we set off up the cliff path from Las Negras to San Pedro. After rounding the Cerro Negro headland, we took the rarely used path on the right down … Continue reading

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