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Flowers in the Ramblas

Although most days have been sunny this spring, we have had more rainfall than usual in the Parque Natural de Cabo de Gata.

The botanists from Kew Gardens and our son, Jason, who returned to England last week, remarked that they had never seen the countryside here so green and colourful. 163 more words


Il Signore Capone, capo dei capi

Big Al is having a Havana near the Ramblas… No idea why, but his statue sits in a passage going to the Villa de Madrid square. 12 more words


Off to work I go...

A common sight on the ramblas, Mr Goldie Boy. Not that street entertainers left, only 15 in the morning, 15 in the afternoon, according to municipal laws and rules.


Botanical Notes from Las Negras

Spring is now in full bloom in the Parque Natural de Cabo de Gata and the ramblas of Las Negras are bursting with colour.

Wild poppies add splashes of red to the yellows of Bermuda buttercups and flowering shrubs. 303 more words

Fixtures | 2015

The sands of time are, erm, doing… (I’m sure there’s a quote somewhere…), well, whatever they’re doing, they’re inching ever closer to spring and the start of the sixth Kent Ramblas season. 53 more words


Rambles along Ramblas

After our 8 course San Valentin dinner on Saturday evening, a long walk was called for on Sunday morning and so we headed up the Rambla Aires de Las Negras which passes below our house. 430 more words