costa de la luz

July 18, 2018

Some of the beautiful properties found in Andalucia

Majestic Villa Casares This is a stunning property, brand new, top quality specifications, luxurious, spacious and with breath-taking views – […]
July 16, 2018

Andalucia tech company to send solar panels into space

DHV Technology, launched in 2013, aims to seize on a rising demand for panels attached to satellites
July 3, 2018

Remains of ancient Arab city in southern Spain makes UNESCO World Heritage Sites list

The well-preserved 10th century Medina Azahara settlement in Cordoba was once the de facto capital of Muslim Spain
June 25, 2018

West End comes to Sotogrande in aid of charity

A DASH of West End panache, a slice of Broadway dramatics and a sprinkle of Hollywood stardust is landing in […]
June 13, 2018

La Sala by the Sea kicks off summer season with White & Gold fiesta

The who's who of the Costa del Sol descended on La Sala by the Sea
June 12, 2018

How Andalucia’s ‘de la frontera’ towns got their names… and what they mean

Lenox Napier pores over medieval maps to discover how Andalucia’s ‘border towns’ got their names
June 5, 2018

Sierra de las Nieves could have National Park status by 2019

It would become the 16th National Park in Spain and the third in Andalucía
June 4, 2018

Cirque de Soleil returns to Malaga

Expected to attract a Big Top crowd of 2,500 spectators on opening night alone
May 29, 2018

Don’t miss Ronda’s International Guitar Festival in the heart of the old town

The five-day festival, from June 5, was founded in 2015 by Andalucian maestro Paco Seco
May 28, 2018

May is truly the best month of the year in Andalucia

The month of May signals its arrival in Marbella each year with the blossoming of Jacaranda trees all over town
May 23, 2018

Come fly with me – new routes launched from UK to Spain

Currently, the airline serves 97 destinations in 23 countries with a staff of 300.
May 17, 2018

Six towns on the Costa del Sol set to get a boost from European grants

It means that Marbella, Fuengirola, Benalmádena, Torremolinos, Cártama and Rincón de la Victoria will receive €50 million between them.
March 23, 2018

Moorish makeover for relaunch of Andalucian teahouse on Costa de la Luz

Exotic family photos of travels around the Middle East take pride of place in the quaint teteria
July 15, 2017

Fortress of Food

Between the sea and the sierra, Vejer is the genuine outpost of Spain’s wild frontier, with a remarkable restaurant scene as part of the mix, writes Jon Clarke
July 13, 2017

Romans and moor! Tarifa uncovered.

Roman ruins, pristine beaches, cool kite surfers ... Tom Powell is blown away by Tarifa and nearby Bolonia
August 10, 2016

A tale of two pueblos: Barbate and Zahara de los Atunes

While very different, the quirky towns of Zahara and Barbate are breath of fresh air from the manufactured charms of the Costa del Sol, writes Carey Camel
August 10, 2016

Discovering Tarifa below the sea

Octopus, moray eels, sea cucumbers … Tom Powell discovers a whole new enclave of cool Tarifa residents on a scuba dive
July 14, 2016

Stung into kitesurfing action

The sport of kitesurfing leaves Jon Clarke in a tangle, after the first morning started with a nasty ‘shock’. IT’S […]
July 14, 2016

Shedding light on the Costa de la Luz

THE Costa de la Luz, or Coast of Light, stretches for 200 kilometres from Tarifa to the Portuguese border, near […]
July 14, 2016

Riding the wind: Kite-surfing on the Costa del Sol

DRIVE along the main road west of Tarifa – or up by the Trafalgar lighthouse, near Vejer – and on a windy day, you will […]
July 14, 2016

Whale of a time

COMING TO A SHORE NEAR YOU: Whales in Straits of Gibraltar SUN-SEEKERS and surfers aren’t the only ones who head […]
July 13, 2016

Where to stay in Costa de la Luz

Where to stay on the Costa de la Luz THE Costa de la Luz is literally crammed with hip places […]
July 13, 2016

Surfing on the Costa de la Luz

Jon Clarke takes a surf class in El Palmar, the hippest resort on the Costa de la Luz. “NOW pull […]
July 12, 2016

Blown away by Tarifa

Sixteen years after her first taste of Tarifa, Iona Napier returns to the windy capital of Europe for another taste […]