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COVID-19

We had a false start this year. In February everything looked normal and we already had received many bookings for our house for the coming year 2020. And then everything changed. Not only for us, of course, the entire world is suffering from this pandemic. Spain went into lock down. The consequences for us were […]

Historic Ronda

Ronda, just 8 km away, is one of the most beautiful cities of Andalusia, steeped in history. It stands on a towering plateau in the mountains of the province of Malaga. This mighty promontory ensured that Ronda was an impregnable fortress for the Christian armies until the end of the Reconquista. The plateau is split […]

Private pool

A lovely swimming pool of 8 x 4 meters, large enough to attract some laps and deep enough to dive (going down from 1.40 m to 2.00 m). The pool is tiled and has a convenient wide staircase to get in and out steps or to sit and splashing with smaller children or babies. At […]

More than just sun

Holidays is resting, looking for some private space, distance from day to day concerns, sleeping in, seeing new things, recharging your batteries.  Some people think ony of beaches and palm trees when they think of of Andalusia. Inland Andalucia however is a completely different story. Ronda lies high on a plateau in the interior of […]

The Hidden Valley

Today we walked for five hours off the beaten track, where we passed mossy rocks, majestic holm oaks, we crossed green fields, went through enchanted forests and below jagged rock platforms. We  were guided the path by piled stones, cow dung and goat droppings. Oh yeah, and some sheep, but they went the other way. […]

The light of Ronda and other inspiring characteristics

Once you approach Ronda, coming from the coast, you notice two things. The temperature is slightly cooler and light is different. The sun casts shadows in this mountainous region, making the landscape a constantly changing one. This can be so exciting that it seems as if the sun shines differently here. Along with its exceptional […]