It’s the end of May. How much has changed in the past year. Continue reading
Rural life in Shaftesbury, Dorset – the farming is milk, cheese and meat. Rural life in Colmenar, Málaga – the farming is almonds, olives, lemons, oranges, sunflowers, avocados, and honey. Continue reading
It’s taken me 54 years, but I’ve finally learned how to chill. How to really, properly, chill. And it’s in the hot tub. Continue reading
A hundred artists descended on Colmenar earlier this month. From nothing, each one created a finished painting within one single day. The photographs here were all taken that day. Continue reading
I headed west last week. I didn’t like it.
Not far west, I stayed within Málaga province. I’d already been further west and loved Huelva and Cadiz provinces – stunning coastline with some brilliant secluded beaches. And since choosing to settle in the Axarquía region I’ve obviously explored east of Málaga. But I had reached my ripe old age without ever visiting Marbella. Continue reading