Thursday, February 27, 2020

New Axarquia hiking route covering 80km

Tourist boost for area through new route to be marketed to foreign fans of the great outdoors

A village that has kept its charm

Jon Clarke takes a poke around La Cala, one of the Costa del Sol’s last remaining villages

The hiking trails of Mijas

The surrounding hills of Mijas provide the perfect backdrop for a leisurely walk

The changes to La Cala

The tourism boom of the 1970s has completely transformed the town

Spectacular Sayalonga

Sally Harrison explores the history and culture of this pretty Arabic village

Perfect UK getaway for expats in Spain

Elizabeth Gould takes a trip back to the UK for a typical autumn break in Robin Hood territory in Sherwood Forest

A racy evening at the Mijas hipodromo

A day (or night) at the Costa del Sol's only racehorse track is great entertainment

All about Mijas: Ass good as it gets

Don’t be a donkey: the many charms of Mijas make it the perfect weekend escape, discovers Mason Jones

Mijas: donkeys, flamenco and bulls

Gemma Wilson enjoys a stroll around Mijas Pueblo

Top tips for taking a long road trip with a canine

Nazli Kreft from the Pointer Clinic explains all you need to know about travelling with dogs

Making a splash around Andalucia

Rund Abdelfatah explores some of the region's finest spots for getting wet

TripAdvisor on trial: Marbella

EXCLUSIVE: The Olive Press takes an objective look at the phenomenal success of TripAdvisor...with some surprising results

TripAdvisor on trial: Vejer de la Frontera

EXCLUSIVE: The Olive Press takes an objective look at the phenomenal success of TripAdvisor...with some surprising results

TripAdvisor on trial: Sevilla

EXCLUSIVE: The Olive Press takes an objective look at the phenomenal success of TripAdvisor...with some surprising results

TripAdvisor on trial: Ronda

EXCLUSIVE: The Olive Press takes an objective look at the phenomenal success of TripAdvisor...with some surprising results

TripAdvisor on trial: Editor’s opinion

Dining Secrets of Andalucia editor Jon Clarke on how TripAdvisor has reduced the fun of travelling and made it harder to find the region’s true gems

TripAdvisor on trial: An Olive Press investigation

EXCLUSIVE: The Olive Press takes an objective look at the phenomenal success of TripAdvisor...with some surprising results

Touring the incredible village of Iznate

Sally Harrison takes a visit to a village that pours beer on its plants

A fun-filled getaway in Sotogrande

Jon Clarke discovers that Sotogrande is more about activities and sports than hobnobbing with the upper classes

Where to stay in Sotogrande

The Olive Press looks at some of Sotogrande's most reasonably priced hotels

Sotogrande’s true nerve centre

Put simply, Pueblo Nuevo is where you get things done

Oi! Who are you calling ‘Benidoom’?

Holidaymakers set up Facebook campaign after British tabloid described Benidom as in a 'pit of depression and despair'

Taking a walk on the wild side through the Sierra Nevada

Wendy Williams spends a few days walking from the fabulous mountain hotel Alcazaba in the heart of the Alpujarras

Wheely good fun in Spain

Tristan Cano has a fun day out on Andalucia’s best known Via Verde cycle and walking route near Olvera

Wonderful green retreats in Spain

Jon Clarke looks at places to stay in Andalucia where the environment is conserved, not abused

Diving into Gibraltar’s past

James Bryce comes face-to-face with Gibraltar’s sea-faring past - and some cross-dressing snails - while diving in the waters around the Rock
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