Friday, 20 October, 2017

Travel

Hotel Molino del Santo, in Benaojan, has also been voted ‘Best Hidden Gem in Europe’ by the millions of customers who use the Trip Advisor website each year.

The Olive Press asked seasoned travel writer Guy Hunter Watts to pick out his eight favourite hotels in Andalucia.... one for each province

On a recent trip to the most northern of the Canary Islands, Lanzarote, I was amazed at the breathtaking landscape and sheer diversity of food.

Historic Antequera is just a wolf howl away from a fascinating wilderness park in Malaga’s mountainous interior.

The reputations of Pizarro and other conquistadores left a legacy for the mother of an extremeño to worry about

Pale rider Jason Heppenstall does his best Clint Eastwood impression and convinces his family that he is not in fact a cowboy

Jason Heppenstall travels to Toledo - the “Rome of Spain” - and ends up in a Brit bar like no other AFTER two days on...

The secret walks led by the superb Alhambra Rambler are nothing to be scared of - as Lisa Tilley finds out

Bob Maddox stops off in the capital of the Costa del Sol and strolls arounds the city’s peculiar – yet spectacular – cathedral

Jason Heppenstall spends an idyllic few days on the island of Mallorca – and comes home without his hubcaps

The Olive Press guides you around some of Spain’s best naturist resorts. Factor 30 sun cream a must!

Forget sunburned ex-pats and cheap booze, Jon Clarke discovers the Med’s little Britain has had a makeover

The Olive Press sends Vernon Grant to stylish Murcia where he finds a city bucking recent trends across Spain

Landscape gardener Nola Lyttle takes a tour of some of the botanical delights of Andalucia, Spain and offers a handy hint when it comes to your own back garden

Bob Maddox tackles the in and outs of allowing a complete stranger into your home while worrying about the contents of his fridge.

Chances are, like many of the hundreds of thousands of northern Europeans who live in Andalucía, your idea of an adventure is a day trip to some perilously perched pueblo blanco or half an hour paragliding. Well, can I make a suggestion?

The Olive Press gets steamed up over what is on offer in both Alhama de Almería and Alhama de Granada

JUDITH COOKE takes us from the square of the Discalced Nuns of Saint Clare to the gates of the city's royal palace

Pamplona is the capital of Navarra, a region known for its wine and little else. In itself this is a great shame as the area is unspoilt and very welcoming to visitors

THE Olive Press trawls the globe to bring you the best end of year parties and holiday destination ideas to see in 2007 in...

EL Torcal Park Nature Reserve is known as the enchanted mountain range. It is not somewhere for the faint hearted or for those scared...

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