On the Road to Mojácar

We had an incredible storm last night.  John had said it must really rain heavily because the house gutters were 3 times of the size of ours at home – he was not wrong! We left Nerja in the sunshine, ready to start the next leg of our adventure.  We were due to visit AlmerimarContinue reading “On the Road to Mojácar”

Adra, La Rabita, Los Yessos and Castell de Fero

We headed out east today, past Motril to the town of Adra. The thing that overwhelmed me more than anything (despite being surrounded by beautiful mountains) was the sea of plastic.  This is true agricultural land and every spare centimetre of land is covered in plastic.  It is tropical fruit growing country, big time. AdraContinue reading “Adra, La Rabita, Los Yessos and Castell de Fero”

Salobreña and Vélez de Benaudalla

Today we decided to go inland to start. We travelled east from Nerja to Salobrena and then north to Velez de Benaudalla. The town is set in a valley with beautiful mountains all around it.  Velez de Benaudalla is a small but lively Spanish working town and as such is well equipped with amenities ofContinue reading “Salobreña and Vélez de Benaudalla”

Frigiliana, to Torrox and Torre del Mar

After Nerja we visited the acclaimed village of Frigiliana.  This is an incredibly pretty place with stunning views out over the sea. The village is a labyrinth of steep and narrow cobbled streets, lined with whitewashed houses, their wrought-iron balconies filled with planters of brilliant red geraniums.  You could certainly get a lovely apartment orContinue reading “Frigiliana, to Torrox and Torre del Mar”