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Strong gusty wind forces Spain’s Sierra Nevada to close for several hours

WINDS gusting up to 100 kilometres per hour have forced the Granada ski resort to close for several hours this Monday, April 11. Following procedure,...

Project to restore ancient Arab irrigation system underway in Spain’s Sierra Nevada

AN ancient islamic waterway in the Sierra Nevada built by Muslim peasant farmers more than a thousand years ago is being restored. The project is...

Spain’s Sierra Nevada prepares to extend the ski season until April 24

SIERRA Nevada is set to be the last ski resort on the Iberian Peninsula to close this season. Ironically it has been spring which has...

Spain’s Sierra Nevada welcomes 45 children from the Ukrainian Ski Federation in face of Russian invasion

A TOTAL of 45 children and teenagers plus seven coaches from the Ukrainian Winter Sports Federation have arrived at the Sierra Nevada ski resort...

RANKED: Top five ski resorts in Spain

WE love Spain for its sun and sand (and sangria, seafood, drool…) but who goes to ski in Spain?  If you’re flying to southern Spain...

EXCLUSIVE: Body of a man discovered by hiker could match that of mystery head found last month in Spain’s...

A BODY has been found in the Sierra Nevada mountains. The skeleton, found near Orgiva, could belong to a head located nearby in November. The gruesome...

The best places to stay in the Sierra Nevada ski resort in southern Spain

There are hundreds of places to stay in the Sierra Nevada, but only a handful are really reliable, writes Jon Clarke

English Ski School: Meet the British couple who swapped the London rat race for high life on the slopes...

THEY could have become a successful London power couple when they met in 2008, but both preferred to swap the rat race for the...

Winter wonderland: He came for the Costa del Sol but then discovered Spain’s Sierra Nevada ski resort

LEGEND has it that there was once a wealthy lord who lived with his beautiful daughter in a remote castle in the Alpujarras, on...

Piste to plate! The best places to dine in Spain’s Sierra Nevada

No uphill battle to find good places to eat in the Sierra Nevada, writes Jon Clarke

Sierra Nevada: Nothing beats a weekend in Spain’s Costa del Ski

IT’S not hard to work out why the Sierra Nevada is often dubbed ‘southern Europe's top skiing resort’. While you’ll be shivering in the Alps...

AND sing it’s nearly Christmas and the snow is falling in the Sierra Nevada

THE golden slopes of Spain’s magical Sierra Nevada are open again… and it just keeps snowing! Two more days of snowfall guarantee skiing and snowboarding...

IN PICS: Snowfall in Sierra Nevada promises great start to ski season in southern Spain

THE slopes of Spain’s Sierra Nevada are covered in a healthy amount of the white stuff promising great conditions for the start of the...

Spoilt for choice: El Muro restaurant in Benalmadena Pueblo is full of delightful surprises

60 gins and something for everyone on the menu at El Muro, writes Dilip Kuner.

The Vertical Kilometer Open Championship Sky Race returns to Spain’s Sierra Nevada

THIS weekend, participants will be lining up at the start of the Sierra Nevada Vertical Kilometer (VK) Race, which sees competitors take on 1000m...

Extension of current coronavirus measures in Spain’s Andalucia postpones opening of Sierra Nevada ski resort

THE Junta’s decision to keep current COVID-19 measures in place until December 10 means that travel to Sierra Nevada is off limits. The measures announced...

Spain’s Sierra Nevada resort hopes to claw back its summer after positive opening at weekend

THE Sierra Nevada resort officially opened its doors last Saturday as it hopes to make the most out of what is left of the...

Spain’s Sierra Nevada offering nature and sports getaways in bid to revive tourism this summer post COVID-19 lockdown

The mountain resort is a hidden gem for outdoor adventure sports in the summer.

SNOW ESCAPE: Spain’s Sierra Nevada ski resort pledges €1.8m to bounce back from coronavirus lockdown

FROM the ashes of the coronavirus-wrecked ski season, the Sierra Nevada resort in Spain is planning to rise again with new state of the...

CASTAWAY COOKING: This chicken, ham and bean stew is an homage to the Sierra Nevada mountains, writes British chef...

In our present situation there can't be many people who haven't got a jar of beans somewhere in their kitchen

World’s best riders descend on Spain’s Sierra Nevada for Snowboard World Cup THIS WEEKEND

Spaniards Lucas Eguibar and Regino Hernández are expected to attend

The history of Telemark – one of the Sierra Nevada’s oldest ski companies – has roots as far back...

The company also runs amazing wilderness trips that literally end up in another world...

Pascual Ski in Spain’s Sierra Nevada is the perfect place to pick up your kit before you head for...

“We can do repairs that people might think are impossible and we take particularly care of the boots we rent out”

APRÈS SCOFF: There are mountains of good places to eat in Spain’s Sierra Nevada, writes Jon Clarke

Excellent dishes this season include a ceviche of scallops in a bloody Mary sauce and an amazing false risotto with coconut milk, kimchi and prawn

First-time skier Charlie Smith slopes off to Spain’s Sierra Nevada to discover the thrill of the chill on our...

I poke my head out of the cable car window and the Sierra Nevada’s fresh alpine air hits my lungs

SIERRA NEVADA: Spain’s premier ski resort gets 33 new snow cannons, Domino’s Pizza and lift upgrades in €9 million...

A new Domino's Pizza restaurant at Ts Monachil and an extension and new San Miguel ‘tasting station’ at La Bodega in Pradollano make this one of the tastiest seasons ever

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