Yearly Archives: 2015

PALACE WALK, JEREZ

PALACE WALK, JEREZ

Even when you know a city, it’s always good to see it through different eyes. Especially when you get to poke around in palaces. The ‘Entre Palacios…

ENDED: TAKING OF ZAHARA (AGAIN)

ENDED: TAKING OF ZAHARA (AGAIN)

OCTOBER 23-25. Zahara de la Sierra. An historical recreation of a bold and dastardly assault on the erstwhile frontier town of Zahara way back in 1483. Last year&#8217…

JEREZ BODEGAS

JEREZ BODEGAS

Details of Jerez wineries and opening times for anyone who has rolled up to a bodega only to find it closed. Group tours are available through local tour companies.  T…

EL PUERTO BODEGAS

EL PUERTO BODEGAS

There are a lot of bodegas in El Puerto de Santa Maria, but only some make it onto the Sherry Wine and Brandy Route.  Follow the link to the El…

La Carbona, Jerez

La Carbona, Jerez

First course, second course, and advanced course in matching sherry to food in a smart but not stuffy setting and all for a very reasonable price. This is quintessential Jerez…

ENDED OCTOBER THEATRE

ENDED OCTOBER THEATRE

Curtain’s up for some mighty impressive theatre,  opera, ballet and concert productions in Cadiz and Jerez. At Teatro Villamarta in Jerez there’s the musical Mary Poppins…

ENDED: MANGA FESTIVAL, CADIZ

ENDED: MANGA FESTIVAL, CADIZ

October 2-4. Doubtful whether the builders of the Castillo de San Sebastián in Cádiz could have anticipated that it would be the venue for the city&#8217…

OCTOBER CINEMA

OCTOBER CINEMA

Until October 29. Tarifa. A second chance to catch the best Spanish film releases of the last 12 months on Thursday nights at the Cine Municipal Alameda on Calle Santisma…

ENDED: BLOOD, LOVE, GRAZALEMA

ENDED: BLOOD, LOVE, GRAZALEMA

OCTOBER 2-4. Few places show such an enthusiastic and vigorous passion for historical re-enactments as the Sierra de Cadiz. Certain selected events have lodged themselves firmly in the…