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Making a Splash!

Making a Splash!

There is no better place to be on a hot summer day in Cadiz than in or on the water. There is the sea, obviously, lapping against 260km of coast…

1. Recreation Area El Mogote, Algodonales

« BACK | NEXT » The pantano was dammed less than 20 years ago to create the glorious lake below Zahara de la Sierra (Embalse Zahara-El Gastor). Slowly, slowly, people are beginning…

Cheese!

Cheese!

The western coast of Cadiz is the sherry heartland, but the mountains of Cadiz are home to the sheep and goats that kindly provide the milk which the local artisan…

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…

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…