Year after year, since 1995, a very complex and difficult race has taken place – the 101 km of Ronda in 24 hours. This year it will take place on the 12th of May. It is a sports test of extreme difficulty, capturing the spirit and feel of the experience of The Legion.
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In this blog we share with you a series of articles related to the truly unique Andalusian lifestyle. We write about ‘What to expect when you’re moving to Spain’, the ins and outs of life on the Andalusian country side, a selection of truly special properties with the owners personal stories and of course news updates on the property market and relevant changes in legislation.
When Tarifa comes to mind, we think of the hot sun, the mesmerizing, white, sandy beaches… So to own a property here is something special! Tarifa is located at the southernmost point of Spain, with its coastline stretching all the way from Zahara de los Atunes to El Tolmo. More than half of Tarifa is protected by an official protection, with its extension of the Cork Oak Natural Park and the Estrecho Natural Park.
Finally! Spring is in the air! We have had an awful lot of rain, but it has done an awful lot of good too! The flowers are sprouting, blossom on the trees, everything is green!! It’s so beautiful! Here at Villas & Fincas, we have been listing some amazing country properties in the area of Casares, Gaucín, La Herradura and the Costa de la Luz, and I must say, it has been a pleasure! To see all of the different colours of the exuberant flowers and plants is stunning!
To own a property in inland Andalusia is ideal for horse-riders! There are so many hidden treks, routes inland and coastal, captivating surroundings, it really is something that can’t be expressed in words! I fell madly in love with Andalusia, seeing the exceptional countryside it has to offer on a daily basis!
One of the joys of having a luxury villa or a country house in Benalup, Costa de la Luz, is the privilege of living in authentic Andalusia and being able to enjoy its exquisite cuisine. Benalup and its surroundings are getting very well known for their gastronomy over the years. Its beaches, water sports, white villages and nature are joined by a long list of extraordinary restaurants, surpassing the myth of fried fish to offer innovative and surprising proposals that are well worth a try!
Other than Nerja and Torrox, the Tropical Coast in Andalusia is somewhat unknown to many. To come across the beauty of La Herradura, surrounded by the azure ocean and the stunning mountain ranges, is indescribable! So to own a hillside villa or white beach villa here is somewhat of a hidden luxury! With guaranteed sunshine, it really is something that dreams are made of.