HOT? Get in the water! Cadiz is blessed with 260km of the Costa de la Luz, stretching from the wide sands and fish restaurants of Sanlucar, to the family favourites of Caños de Meca, and on to Tarifa, famed for kitesurfing, But the province is also blessed with massive lakes, icy rivers and picturesque pools. Dive into our Top 6 cool spots in Making a Splash!
Brush up on your art skills and enter the prestigious Andaluz Painting Contest ‘Villa de Ubrique’ (deadline late August).
Don’t miss Salvador Távora’s flamenco Carmen,
Sanlucar, July 9; El Puerto de Santa María Aug 11.
When it comes to good points, the region’s world-famous cheese is up there with Cadiz’s mountains, lakes, pine forests, beaches and chiringuitos. At the book launch for Los Quesos Artesanos de la Sierra de Cadiz we got to meet talented, independent cheesemakers and sample award-winning sheep and goats cheese. Find out more about the book, and details on how to track down the sierra’s best cheeses in Cheese!
Collectors take note! El Puerto is holding an antiques market every Saturday through June, 10am-2pm in Plaza del Castillo.