Holidays in Spain

Newsletter, June 2019

The 25 Boutique B&BThere have been some big changes recently at Little Hotels. We have combined with Best Small Hotels so Little Hotels now covers not just Spain, but the best small hotels in the UK, Ireland, France and Italy as well. Our philosophy remains unchanged; to bring you quality, charm, character and service from the little hotels that we would want to ....READ MORE

Newsletter, Dec 2018

Ibiza beach New Year! Have you noticed how the changing pattern of TV adverts has guided us through the festive season? Perfume, cologne, turkey dinners and forced jollity have been and gone. The momentary appearance of Alka-Seltzer and Rennies on our screens has passed. Now is the season for the holiday adverts. ....READ MORE

700 Steps Down, and 700 Back Up Again!

LighthouseTo get to the Faro del Caballo lighthouse (near Santoña in Cantabria) you have to descend about 700 steps, and to get back up you have to climb them again! The exact number of the steps seems to be in some doubt, because, we suspect, no-one has ever managed the complete descent or ascent without losing count on the way.....READ MORE

4 Out-of-the-Ordinary Things To Do in Andalucia

FlowersIf you like to go a little off the beaten track, discover new places and have fun in a way that that you will surely remember, here are four activities to get you started. These are all available in the Andalucian hills and mountains just inland from Málaga.....READ MORE

12 Fabulous Beaches in Spain

12 Fabulous Beaches in Spain Spain and the Spanish islands have some of the most stunning beaches in the world. White sand and turquoise water. Rugged, rocky shorelines. Long, long stretches of firm sand. And the occasional surprise.....READ MORE

Antequera

Neither human history or natural history could possibly disappoint a visitor to Antequera.....READ MORE

Cáceres (way out west)

Cáceres may not be so well-known to the average traveller as, say, Seville or Barcelona, but it is certainly a place that rewards those intrepid voyagers who are prepared to go that extra mile.....READ MORE

The Basque Language

I don’t know if there is a Basque-language edition of Scrabble, but there really should be........READ MORE