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Una semana de imagenes por Karoki Lewis…

La empresa ‘Art House Holidays’ estuvo en Vejer el otoño pasado disfrutando de una semana con buen tiempo y buenas vistas. Aquí una selección de diapositivas del fotógrafo Karoki Lewis. Pica la foto para ver las imagenes. A wonderful slide show of Vejer by the photographer Karoki Lewis, commissioned by Art House Holidays. Click on […]

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Writing fiction by the sea

Knowledge or Imagination – to the writer, which is more important?  Should you wait for inspiration to come to you, or go out and find it?  During this course, award winning authors Andrew Miller & Tobias Hill will explore the practice of good writing, whether it be prose or poetry, and the particular challenges of […]

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Mr & Mrs Gourmet visitan Vejer y el Jardín del Califa

Hola Gourmets, Hoy os revelaremos uno de nuestros rincones favoritos al que acudimos, como mínimo, una vez al año. Vejer de la Frontera es uno de los genuino pueblos de la sierra gaditana, se trata de un pueblo que refleja el paso de los musulmanes por la península; calles estrechas, arquitectura árabe y edificios de un blanco inmaculado… […]

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Savour the flavours of Spain in Vejer…

Sun drenched Andalucia provides an inspirational setting for cautious cooks keen to increase their repertoire with an array of authentic dishes February’s issue of Country Living features a series of excellent articles on “Cooks Tours” – learning to cook around Europe. Vejer of course is the choice for Spain with Annie B’s Spanish Kitchen providing […]

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Hemos cerrado… We have closed…

… but don’t worry we open again on Friday 3rd. of February. This year we have closed ahead of the festive season as we have so much work to do on maintenance and upgrades that we felt we couldn’t do it in our usual 3 week window. Work started on Monday with 3 crews in […]

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Las ‘mil y una noches’ y Vejer de la Frontera…

Se respiran las mil y una noches en cada rincón de este laberinto de terrazas, pasillos y zonas comunes decoradas con gusto. En algunos rincones está Oriente Próximo; en otros, el Magreb más cercano con sus olores. El hotel nace de la unión de varias casas, la más antigua, del siglo XV, conserva su aljibe. En el pueblo […]

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African Snow – a voyage to the High Atlas Mountains…

Central High Atlas Mountains, Morrocco, April 2011. A small team comprising of François de Pfyffer and brothers James and Duncan Stuart journey 1,000km. south from their homes near Vejer de la Frontera and Tarifa (Andalucía) to the Aït Bwgmez valley in the Atlas mountains. Their mission – a bit of charity distributing toys and children’s […]

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“Atmospheric and comfortable – they should boast about it more! ” Vejer de la Frontera

Okay – here’s a bit of boasting…!!! “Atmospheric and comfortable – they should boast about it more!” Reviewed by clients from Oxford, UK We stayed here for 3 nights at the end of October and wished we’d booked for longer! We stayed in the “Triperia” annexe which doesn’t do it justice – it’s a separate […]

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Calendario del Califa 2011 a 2012…

Como vuela el tiempo, una vez más tengo que avisaros del calendario para el año que viene… Este año el complejo del Califa cierra antes que lo normal debido a que nuestra lista de mejoras y restauraciones es aún más extenso que lo normal. Hotel La Casa del Califa, Triperia No.1 y el Jardin del […]

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“Our brilliant wedding day…”

Back in May Dan & Rommalee White celebrated their wedding here at the Califa. Mister Phill’s photos are spectacular, follow the links below to see them. I needn’t say more, here it is in their own words… From the moment we first contacted you about the wedding to the time we packed our bags and […]

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Nuevas fotos de Tim Booth del Califa…

Prestigous photographer Tim Booth (click here to see his site) was in the Califa recently. Here are just a sample of some of his room and ambience pics of the Califa. As usual we are constantly upgrading the hotel so there’s always something new on every visit… El prestigiosos fotografo Tim Booth (su página web) […]

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Clients photos… just for fun…

It’s always fun trawling the web for clients photos taken in Vejer or at the Califa. It’s a different perspective from the professional photographers angle and everybody’s having a good time. Here are 3 galleries for you to enjoy. Califa gallery 1 Califa gallery 2 Vejer gallery Siempre es divertido navegar la ‘web’ buscando fotos […]

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Nuevas fotos geniales del Califa…

We love it when clients send us their favourite holiday pics. Here’s a selection of some of the best we’ve had yet. My girlfriend and I, we spent a very nice time from august 23rd to august 25th in la Casa del Califa. Once again thank you very much for this wonderful and beautiful stay. Best regards, Florian Ãœbleis. […]

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El alcalde, el perro y Michelle Obama…

This is a fabulous story about Vejer’s Mayor – Antonio Verdu – and his frustrated attempts to present the Obama family with a Spanish Water Dog. The Obama’s were looking for a new dog for their daughter Sasha and it was Sr. Verdu’s idea to get them a top dog and Vejer into a top […]

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Unete a Salvar Trafalgar

This is a new initiative whose aims are to preserve the way of life and preserve the natural beauty of Cape Trafalgar, Zahora and El Palmar our local beaches. There is an excellent collection of photos of our coast’s natural beauty… Facebook page Una iniciativa para conservar el estilo de vida y la naturaleza de […]

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