Archive for July, 2017

Noisy Ferry Solution

Monday, July 31st, 2017
Noisy Ferry Solution

Ferries are noisy, but out at sea nobody notices, yet tied up at the dock in the early hours, people notice, especially the ones trying to sleep. »

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Motril Tapa Route

Monday, July 31st, 2017
Motril Tapa Route

Motril has joined the trend of other coastal towns in organising a tapa route to boost its local hostelry trade and as a popular gastronomic summer event. »

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Olive Trees in Danger

Sunday, July 30th, 2017
Olive Trees in Danger

Do you have olive trees? Well, this will interest you: the arrival of Xylella fastidiosa in Andalucia, bringing with it its devestating affects »

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Andalusian Death Duties

Sunday, July 30th, 2017
Andalusian Death Duties

Death duties in Andalucia are scandalous and unjustifiable; that’s not an editorial comment but rather a widely held belief amongst most people here. »

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Almuñécar Hotel Licence Review

Saturday, July 29th, 2017
Almuñécar Hotel Licence Review

In the recent Plenary Meeting of the Almuñécar Town Council the public holidays for 2018 were settled, as well as a closer look at an existing hotel licence. »

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Woman Injured Abseiling

Saturday, July 29th, 2017
Woman Injured Abseiling

A woman was rescued in the Junta de Los Ríos above Otívar after having suffered a fall whilst abseiling down the waterfalls. »

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Sexy Funk & Soul

Friday, July 28th, 2017
Sexy Funk & Soul

A new black-reference, music festival in Andalucia is born and takes places in Almuñécar's Parque Majuelo on the 11th and 12th of August. »

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Dark Water by Simon Thould

Friday, July 28th, 2017
Dark Water by Simon Thould

Dark Water is Simon Thould's third novel. Presently living on the Maltese island of Gozo, Simon previously lived here Andalucia, as well as the States. »

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Salobreña Barranco Clearing

Thursday, July 27th, 2017
Salobreña Barranco Clearing

Salobreña has been clearing its riverbed and barrancos of vegetation, too, because summers & early autumns are propense to sudden downpours in this Andalusian climate. »

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Alpujarra Jazz & Blues

Thursday, July 27th, 2017
Alpujarra Jazz & Blues

The beginning of August will see the annual Jazz & Blues Festival in Busquístar, in the Alpujarra: the 3rd, 4th and 5th. »

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