Archive | March, 2008

Gran Premio de España + Arte

Vejer resident Patrick Burnham exhibits in the Balcones del Califa this week to coincide with the Spanish Grand Prix in Jerez.  This is the first European meeting & a huge crowd invades the city of Jerez and nearby towns like Puerto de Santa María. The local roads are a bikers paradise and Vejer gets its fair share of bikers […]

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A fabulous day for biking…

Our bike season started today at Discover Andalucia with one group in Tarifa and another riding from Seville to Malaga. Of course I went for the beach ride but actually ended up taking a few snaps as the bikers blasted off through the Alcornocales forest. Special views today after last weeks rain and a cool north […]

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Toro 2008

Vejer – Sunday 23 March. A few pictures from the Día del Toro – our annual bull running festival. A colder day than usual and after a few days of rain there were fewer party goers than previous years. However it was a fun day and Café Central opened as usual… Domingo de Ramos en Vejer. Unas cuantas fotos […]

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Hotel Madreselva opens!

Our new hotel in Los Caños de Meca opened for business on schedule on Wednesday. Completely refurbished the hotel has been replastered and wired, we have added air conditioning and hairdryers to rooms and the hotel has been completely redecorated. And all in just 6 weeks! A big thanks to a great team who put the project together […]

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Exposición en Los Balcones

Pop by ‘Los Balcones’ and enjoy Graham Cooke’s original & quirky interpretation of Vejer. Over Easter we are open every day from 1400 to midnight. Speciality teas, good coffee & great cakes. Cocktails from 6 onwards… Pasate por ‘Los Balcones’ y disfruta de la exposición de Graham Cooke una vista original y curiosa de Vejer. Durante la Semana Santa abrimos […]

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Vejer views…

Just a few snaps by James…

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Circuito del Sol, Montenmedio

Wonderful weekend for all the competitors at Europe’s largest winter ecuestrian event near Vejer. Over a 1,000 horses and a few hundred competitiors flock to the Montenmedio estate for a month’s worth of showjumping and dressage. This is a real annual boost for winter trade in the area, we keep the hotel & restaurant full […]

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