After a quick farewell to Sarah and family, not, of course, forgetting the loveable Fudge. Which is always hard to do. As he gives us that hangdog look, that says to us, "What's happening, why are you leaving?", Though of course once the changing of the guard is executed, he will be back into his… Continue reading Roadtrip – Marbella to Madrid
The end of January saw us off again, on a roadtrip. This time in reverse. With a few slight alterations, a quick glance at the map, it looks more of a straight line heading down rather than the previous journey which included more curves. Day One - Espalais to San Sebastion A cheerful "au revoir",… Continue reading Roadtrip: France to Spain
The cold wind had made its way back to the coast, a sweet reminder for us that we were heading for less temperate days and colder nights, as we headed up north towards our first pitstop. Even in winter mode, nothing says "holiday" more than a car, a suitcase, sunglasses, or perhaps in our… Continue reading Roadtrip – Spain to France
Spain usually equates to sun, warmth and olive trees? Not particularly covered in snow?
In early December we were very fortunate to have the opportunity to stay in the Le Gebilra area of Andalucia in between housesits. Even though we were looking forward to a new area to explore, we did arrive somewhat jaded. Why you may ask? The reason "Cortijos Haza Tortas." It's the name of a road. Looks… Continue reading Relaxing in LA GELIBRA
Leaving the silence of the inner hills of Andalucia, we were on our way to spend a few days in the city of Cadiz. This was our Festive season present to each other, the calendar page had been turned it was now December. Any excuse to celebrate the future arrival of the big fat jolly man.… Continue reading Cadiz: An Ancient Port City
Firstly, before we arrived in Madrid, we spent two days in Dubai. The reason being is that we really thought we should break up another of our long-haul trips.