sotogrande

February 19, 2018

Channel 4’s ‘A New Life in the Sun’ features couple living in Andalucia

Despite the hard work the couple are loving their new life in Spain plan to stay here for life.
February 16, 2018

Sierra de las Nieves moves one step closer to becoming national park

The park is home to the largest population of Spanish firs in Andalusia and more than 150 species of birds.
February 13, 2018

New reality TV show recruiting homeowners across the Costa del Sol

Every episode tells a different story with different people, also featuring their estate agents who are helping them buy or rent a property
February 12, 2018

Amazing moment Malaga’s real life Robinson Crusoe makes fire from plastic bag filled with water

This is the moment a Malaga castaway makes fire using a plastic bag filled with water.
February 10, 2018

Spain’s high-speed Renfe train to offer ‘low cost’ tickets

The high-speed train, which travels from Malaga to Barcelona, Madrid and elsewhere, will be selling tickets at 20-25% cheaper than current rates.
February 8, 2018

Discovering Andalucia’s rocky roads on your doorstep

There is nothing I like more than getting out on my mountain bike and exploring the stunningly beautiful Andalucian countryside, writes Ashley Higgins
February 7, 2018

Spain cracks 500-year-old secret code used by King Ferdinand

King Ferdinand's secret code used some 500 years ago has finally been cracked by experts in Spain.
February 6, 2018

NO MORE bar licences and music crackdown for more than 100 Malaga streets

Malaga will not grant any more licences for bars and will crackdown on music-playing hours.
February 5, 2018

‘Cursed’ book in Spain about Granada orphan thought lost for 400 YEARS published for the first time

A book chronicling the adventures of a Granada orphan during Spain's Golden Age has been published for the first time.
January 30, 2018

Why buying a bike is the only resolution worth investing in for the New Year

Every January the majority of us make a New Year’s Resolution to get fit, lose weight and be healthier
January 29, 2018

Sunken Spanish treasures waiting to be found off the coast

Divers from the Guardia Civil’s underwater team also found a pottery jar from 3BC, potentially worth millions, commenting: ‘It is very likely that there are still some gems out there just waiting to be discovered.’
January 27, 2018

Madrid mayor sets out ambitious plan to turn capital into green city

The plan is called Plan A, ‘because there is no plan b’, according to mayor of the capital Manuela Carmena.
August 13, 2017

Serving up ace facilities, Ian McDougall is nurturing the latest generation of tennis and padel stars in Sotogrande

Serving up ace facilities, Ian McDougall is nurturing the latest generation of tennis and padel stars in Sotogrande. 
May 22, 2017

Classic car rally to take place in Sotogrande

Cars registered between 1920 and 1965 from across Europe are expected to roar into the exclusive resort
August 11, 2016
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Sotogrande’s secret places to dine

Given the demands for quality in Sotogrande, it is perhaps not surprising that to survive, its restaurants have had to follow suit.
August 10, 2016
All about Andalucia boat

Up Soto creek with a paddle

IT is by far the most exciting way to arrive in Sotogrande. But you are likely to get wet so […]
August 10, 2016
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Sotogrande: One-stop paradise

Laurence Dollimore finds a down-to-earth welcome in the high society paradise of Sotogrand Photo: Jon Clarke “IT’S an absolute privilege […]
July 14, 2016

A fun-filled getaway in Sotogrande

Jon Clarke discovers that Sotogrande is more about activities and sports than hobnobbing with the upper classes
August 24, 2015

Horsing around: At Sotogrande’s polo club

Panama hat? Check. Gladiator sandals? Check. Iona Napier is chukka-ed in at the deep end at Sotogrande’s world famous polo club
August 22, 2015

Inside the secret world of Sotogrande

Shhh and say it in sotto voce...Iona Napier demystifies the enigma of the discreet enclave, where royals rub shoulders with, well, decent down-to-earth folk