Tuesday, 25 January 2011

Souvenirs of Nerja

I fell in love with the Costa del Sol...

I thought it was just
sun, sand and flamenco

but I discovered
dramatic mountain scenery,

Moorish history

and orange groves.

You can sit in the sunshine in Granada at lunchtime

and then drive across the hills

back to the sea

and the bustle of the promenade.

Nerja, I'm missing you already.

Roll on next year.


  1. I fell in love with the Costa del Sol...

    Who wouldn't - so lovely.

  2. An eye opener. My son had a T-shirt once with Nerja on it. Now I know what it means. A great winter destination.

  3. Love the photos of the boats!

  4. We loved it there too - once we ventured away from the main touristy parts. It's such a lovely part of the world. I once worked with a scientist who hailed from the University of Malaga who recommended places to visit on our holidays. Glorious.

  5. Will you need an assistant?

  6. ah welcome back to drizzly England...

    it's miserable here today.

  7. I like the look of your lunch.

  8. As ever beautiful images. I have never been to Spain but now wish I were there.

  9. Definitely a place for Winter sunshine too hot and busy for me in the Summer. Thank you for sharing.
    Jo x

  10. I'm envying your lunch too, and that picture of the boats on the beach is fab.

  11. I think that's the thing about Spain -- it's more interesting than you'd think.

  12. Oh! I am having a big bloggy catch up after being away after Christmas, and I see you have been having Interesting Times and Grand Adventures!

    Very happy for you, and slightly jealous :)


  13. It sounds like the most wonderful trip - and it's been a real pleasure to catch little glimpses of it here. Thank you for broadening my horizons.x

  14. Thankyou for taking us with you. How beautiful it seems and what a treat to have so much sunshine. What delicious things did you eat?


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