The Best Mosquito Repellants and Relief

waterfall at algar falls benidorm

I suddenly found myself counting down for summer the other day. Why? I’m not too sure. Back in the U.K. I did it all the time, counting down for summer. But in Spain, not so much. The only reason I count down for summer here is to have a long time off work, beach days […]

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Where to Eat Mexican Food in Moraira (near to Javea and Benidorm)

If you’re on holiday on the Costa Blanca at the moment, or living here, you might be wondering where you can eat authentic, good quality and tasty Mexican food. To account into it, you’re probably looking for somewhere that isn’t going to cost an arm or a leg either. What you’re looking for is Mex […]

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2020 Goals, Intentions and Travel Wishlist

If there’s one thing about New Year’s Day that I love, it’s putting intentions and goals for 2020 into action. I’ve always made resolutions each year and as it goes, I’m rather determined to not give in. Take 2018, my resolution was to find a creative outlet. Open a blog, inspire, and share that The […]

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2019 Round Up

It’s coming to the end of 2019 and even scarier, the end of the ’10s decade. What did we even call those? It’s like the nothing years. We had the nineties, then the noughties and then the… tens? Anyway, at least when 2020 rocks up this week we’ll have the 20’s. Anyway, slightly off topic. […]

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Halloween on the Costa Blanca 2019

walk along poniente beach benidorm all saints day

Halloween is a time that is celebrated widely on the Costa Blanca. It’s a celebration that puts children and their happiness at the forefront, so like always we celebrated at work by creating little handicrafts and we took some time away from hardcore book studying to relaxing a little with Halloween music and arts and […]

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Benidorm November Fiestas 2020

benidorm fiestas november

~ updated January 2nd 2020 ~ Now it’s November, it really starts to get kicking for all of the fiestas around Benidorm, the Costa Blanca, and Spain. The most anticipated one of the year for many locals and tourists is the main Benidorm fiestas which take place in November. The Fiestas Mayores Patronales are a […]

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What does Spain do Better than the UK?

spectacular sunrise weather in benidorm in december benidorm island

I think it’s fair to say Spain does so many things better than the UK. But then, the UK does so many things better than Spain. Anything official? There’s gonna be a thousand papers to fill out in a long process and it’s so long winded that it drives you insane. Fixing things? I’m sure […]

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Hiking Calpe Rock (Peñón de Ifach)

Undoubtably one of the most striking features of the costa blanca is the incredible Peñón de Ifach, the Calpe Rock. Jutting out of Calpe, seen for miles and miles and something you just can’t help but look at, it had been calling me to climb it since I uploaded my Calpe Travel Guide. I had […]

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