Tag Archives: Discover Andalucia

Never hungry in Hungary…

    Yes I know it’s a terrible title but it’s true! We had a fabulous time with our friends the Vancsko family in Budapest and Lake Balatón. Had lunch at the Café Central (piccie below just before the  scare as they dug up a WWII bomb under the pavement and we were rushed out), ate […]

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Canoeing with Ospreys near Vejer

   I enjoyed a great day out with one of our family groups (Discover Andalucia) a couple of days ago. Started off a bit stormy in the Embalse de Barbate (near Alcalá de los Gazules) just a 30 min. drive from Vejer. The recently re-introduced (from Scandinavia) Ospreys  have started breeding here for the first time […]

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Discover hosts WASA Credit activity week

      Discover Andalucia hosted Swedish finance company WASA Credit’s annual company event in Granada last week. 47 WASA employees joined in the fun for 5 days of activities including skiing, canyoning in the Rio Verde, mountain biking as well as a bit of culture with flamenco in the Sacromonte caves and a visit to […]

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Family adventures selling out!

      The first of the season’s Family Adventure weeks with the UK’s  Adventure Company are sold out. Based in the fishing village of Zahara de los Atunes this popular trip has been running now for over 6 years. There are still a few places left in June & July but August is also almost completely […]

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No Frontiers broadcast 13 February…

  I had lots of fun filming with Lucy Kennedy from Ireland’s RTE1… have a look at the video for some fun & sun on the Costa de la Luz where Lucy gets into Whale Watching, Kitesurfing, dinner at the Jardin del Califa and a bike ride with Discover Andalucia… http://www.rte.ie/travel/nofrontiers/av_20070213.html?2219226,null,228 Lo pasé realmente bien filmando […]

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Cena del personal del Grupo Califa en Tarifa

   Christmas time and breaking with tradition we have our staff party over a long boozy lunch as our night time parties seem to get out of hand… 33 of us in the photo (plus Chica the dog) but 8 pax couldn’t make it – up to 40+ full time staff… scary!!  Great meal at my mate […]

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Cena de navidad con el equipo de Discover

As Rudi is off to Verbier for the winter and Pol is off to Whistler we celebrated our Christmas meal early this year at… you guessed it… El Jardin del Califa (well it is the best place in town). Enjoying the party and Rudi’s magic tracks were Pol, Encarni, Carsten, Tini, Cantillo, Regli, Rudi and myself. […]

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Friday bike ride in the Alcornocales Nature Park

Friday – met with Rudi for breakfast at the Cortijo with the Exodus ‘Moorish Trails’ bike ride before heading off into the Alcornocales Nature Park. As you can see Rudi is good at making friends. He’s off to the Alps for the winter now but thanks to him for giving all our clients such a […]

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Down on the (wind) farm

   Yesterday I was out filming with the producer Elsa Zeller who is curently making a documentary about the proliferation of the windfarms near Tarifa. She wanted some action shots so we tied in one of the Discover Andalucia bike groups with the shooting. Perfect afternoon and a light breeze picked up to help push the […]

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