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Caminito del Rey - A Guide to Andalusia's Refurbished Trail

Once considered the most dangerous hike in the world, the Caminito del Rey (a.k.a the “King’s Path”) originated as a path for miners in the El Chorro gorge, which is an hour outside of the city of Malaga.   1,393 more words

Travel

San Miguel de Allende

San Miguel de Allende is a picture postcard colonial city that draws crowds of visitors, both short and long term, to it's cobbled streets and red roofed colonial buildings. 330 more words

Photo Friday - Gorge of the Gaitanes

El Chorro, or “the spurt”, lies an hour outside of Malaga, southern Spain.  Once a destination for 20th century miners, turned into a haven for adrenaline-seeking hikers.   54 more words

Photo Fridays

Losing Esther: An Inadequate Tribute

This past weekend, my husband and I traveled to Lompoc, California to attend a memorial service for one of the best women I have ever known, Esther Isaacson. 981 more words

K.D. Keenan

We survived the World's Most Dangerous Hike

One evening after coming home very late from Tapas Class in March, my roommate immediately told me to look at this (see above)… it took me all of 45 seconds looking at the above headline and video for me to be all in! 754 more words

Tabs Travels

El Chorro

El Chorro is an hour or so’s drive north of Malaga, set in the hills of the Sierra de Huma and the Desfiladero de los Gitanes… 706 more words

Travelling

El Chorro - cycling past the lakes

Something I have learned over the past few days is that I am still a nervous cyclist. This may seem surprising seeing as I have absolutely no problem cycling amongst the cars in central London, regularly cycle up hills I once would have walked up before even trying, and “zoom” downhill (on straight roads, with good quality surfaces) at over 50kph. 957 more words

Cycling