Tag Archives: Vejer de la Frontera

Vejer.com 2009

We first launched Vejer.com in 1999 and it has long been the online reference point for our wonderful town. A decade later we have completely rebuilt the site with a whole host of useful features. Other than all the great information perhaps the most useful is our Events calendar… Have a look around the site… And […]

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On the beach – Zahara de los Atunes

Yesterday at Chiringuito Los Sueños at the Atlanterra end of Zahara beach. Great food, good music and a fabulous beach! Ayer en el chiringuito Los Sueños. Para llegar hay que ir hacía Atlanterra y el chiringuito esta señalizado cuando ya estas en el termino municipal de Tarifa. Comida muy buena, música ‘chill’ y una playa […]

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Vejer de la fashionistas

Andalucias’s premier english language paper features this week a 12-page special pull out. Interviewing Jon Clarke the editor for this blog Jon told me “we were going to do a 5 page special but Vejer is so special we extended it to 12 pages”… Click the link to see the full article and an interview […]

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Hotels with the Mostest…

To launch his new hotel book Small Hotels and Inns of Andalusia, the Olive Press asked seasoned travel writer Guy Hunter Watts to pick out his eight favourite hotels in Andalucia…. one for each province. Says Guy “Choosing a favourite hotel in each of Andalucia’s eight provinces is a difficult call. I like to think […]

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The Gate shoot, El Palmar

Down on Vejer’s beach with the award winning Gate Film company filming their new Brighthouse spot. With thanks to Discover Andalucia, Sarah Jarvis the producer, Dave Mills director, Laura at Trafalgar Surf Trip,  Nono the runner, Tini of the Vejer town hall and the Spanish Navy for providing the helicopter….   En la playa de […]

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Playa de El Palmar, Vejer

A few snaps from Vejer’s local beach this weekend. Riding on the sand, kids playing in the dunes, enough of a breeze for me to kitesurf… perfect! Unas cuantas fotos de la playa de Vejer este fin de semana. Montando a caballo en la arena, niños jugando en las dunas, una brisa ligera para hacer […]

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Feria de Vejer 2009

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Lunch on the beach

It’s traditional for local businesses to organise a lunch for staff at the Feria but as it was a truly great beach day (25ºc., just a few ripples on the sea, the beach flags gently waving in the breeze…) we headed to the coast. I took the head managers to Casa Francisco in El Palmar, […]

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Apertura Feria de Vejer

Opening times Vejer feria week. Vejer’s feria starts on the evening of Wednesday 22nd. and closes on Sunday the 26th. The Jardin del Califa restaurant will be open every day for both lunch and dinner including next weekend. Book ahead as we’ll be busy! La feria de Vejer comienza el miércoles 22 abril y cierra […]

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Record Semana Santa!

Easter week saw the Califa once again breaking all past records despite the current econimic climate. On Thursday we broke our previous highest numbers for the Jardín del Califa and the hotel and then again on Friday we surpassed them again. Los Balcones (our rooftop teteria) also broke it’s records. Tendencies? Fewer UK clients, more […]

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