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Goodbye and Thank You…

April 30, 2013 by Yorkshirelass

Nothing is for ever as the saying goes and the time has come for me to move on to concentrate more of my time on my own business, therefore, this will… Read more…

Categories: Andalucia

Head in the Clouds

April 25, 2013 by Yorkshirelass

 When I was young and attending school I was always day dreaming and my teacher often remarked to my parents that I had my head in the clouds and needed to concentrate… Read more…

Categories: Andalucia, Campo Life

Istanbul Direct From Malaga!

April 21, 2013 by Yorkshirelass

As one of the expat community I often hear people complaining about the lack of places you can fly to direct from Malaga apart from every airport in the UK! … Read more…

Categories: Tourism

Eggstatic in the Airport

April 8, 2013 by Yorkshirelass

What do I miss about Easter in England?  Answer: good quality chocolate.  Easter is not Easter without Charbonnel et Walker Pink Champagne Truffles and I really miss them as they are… Read more…

Categories: Festivals, Food

Pueblo Blanco Procession during Semana Santa

April 2, 2013 by Yorkshirelass

On Good Friday I went into my local village Colmenar to join in the Semana Santa celebrations. Easter or Holy Week (Semana Santa) in Andalucía is a very special event…. Read more…

Categories: Andalucia, Campo Life, Tourism

A Day in the Life of an Expat in Andalucia

March 28, 2013 by Yorkshirelass

Moving to a new country, especially one so vibrant is a chance to get to know yourself again and those you have come here with.  People I meet from England imagine… Read more…

Categories: Andalucia, Campo Life

A Visit to the Lobo Park

March 22, 2013 by Yorkshirelass

On Monday I went with my friend to visit the Lobo Park (wolf park) in Antequera.  Having been once in the summer I had always wanted to return in the winter… Read more…

Categories: Andalucia, Tourism

The Law of Falta Uno

March 18, 2013 by Yorkshirelass

When dealing with any facet of Spanish bureaucracy, it is advisable to remember The Law of Falta Uno: that however many documents and photocopies you email or take along there… Read more…

Spaghetti Junction

March 12, 2013 by Yorkshirelass

When the journalist Roy Smith working for the Birmingham Evening Mail described the Gravelly Hill Interchange on the M6 motorway in Birmingham as “like a cross between a plate of… Read more…

Categories: Campo Life

Día de Andalucía

February 28, 2013 by Yorkshirelass

Today is a public holiday in Andalucía (Andalusia Day) and is celebrated February 28 every year.  For most people, especially expatriates, it is just another normal day but annoyingly the shops… Read more…

Categories: Andalucia, Festivals, Tourism