A Surprise Rendezvous

2nd – 6th February 2016 Whilst up in the mountains I’d received a text from a close friend of my sisters Angie asking if we were anywhere near Nerja as she was there visiting her brother, so as the weather was taking a turn for the worst in the hills we decided to head down…

Enjoying Spain’s stunning Scenery

Las Chappas, Caminito Del Rey and El Torcal 27th – 29th January 2017 Our week of partying with the pensioners had taken it’s toll and we were well and truly in need of a rest, so after seeing them off mid-afternoon we returned to the aire a la Cala to use the services then headed…

Our 1st Visitors -Let the mayhem commence

21st – 27th January 2017 To say I’ve been looking forward to seeing my Mum and Aunty Chris would be an understatement, but as their flight wasn’t due into Malaga until around 7pm I would have to be patient a little longer. With the day stretching ahead of us until their arrival we used it…

Warm Winter days!

11th – 13th January 2017 On leaving Olvera we took the road down past Ronda back towards the coast, other than spending the majority of the journey behind a lorry, it was uneventful and we reached the coast in just under 3 hours. Our  1st task was to go in search of gas to re-fill…

Challenging Mountain Roads

6th – 10th January Weather bright blue skies and clear max daytime temps between 11 and 13 degrees but with overnight frosts So we left La Linea with the intention of heading up into the hills towards Ronda and beyond, but having checked the weather forecast it wasn’t too brilliant up there, predicting rain and…

Back on the road again

2nd – 6th January 2017 We have really surprised ourselves recently for staying in one place for 12 whole days!!!! for enjoying a stay on a campsite!!! Our experience of campsites generally had not been good – always a little too cheesy for our liking and regimented, but we have actually found one we like…

Feliz año nuevo – Happy new year

With our new ACSI book and card for 2017 still not here we decided to stretch out our stay on Camping Pinar until after new year. We’d been really lucky to meet a great bunch of people and had managed to at least feel festive over the Christmas period. New years eve got off to…

Christmas in Cadiz Region

19th – 28th December 2016 Having sampled some of the welcoming Christmas atmosphere in El Peurto de Santa Maria we were now starting to get a little bit more in the mood. Despite having blinged Boris up for Christmas with the best display of lights we could muster (given that we move around regularly), its…

The Cadiz Coastline

With the coast set firmly in our sights we followed the route back towards Seville and then onwards down toward Jerez De La Frontera stopping on the way for fuel and supplies. We arrived in the city of Jerez around lunchtime and headed for the parking area (which as is often the case in cities…

Sunny Seville & A Cowboy Town

8th – 12th December 2016   Another 190km journey took us from Merida into Seville (aire 12 Euro per night GPS 37.361988 – 5.994442) – the sunshine City and true to its reputation the sun was high in the sky upon on arrival with the temperature in the late teens – that’ll do nicely! After…