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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, and over 80 beaches to choose from. But there are also natural swimming pools in icy rivers, reservoirs and municipal…

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 cheesemakers turn into the province’s exceptional, award-winning cheese. It’s easy to find, served as tapas…

TITAN TRIATHLON

TITAN TRIATHLON

September 26. Zahara de la Sierra and the Sierra de Grazalema. This is the 10th anniversary of this truly phenomenal event involving a 4km swim + 115km (mountainous) bike race + 30km run. The lake and mountain setting makes it spectacular; the passionate support of the crowds makes it really exciting and…

PICS OF THE WEEK

The annual romeria from Algodonales takes a lunch break…

ENDED: ROMERIA

MAY 31, ALGODONALES. May has been the month for romerias and first communions across Cadiz. What this one lacks in mileage, it usually makes up for in enthusiasm and celebratory spirit. Floats and riders will be gathering in Algodonales for 10am on Sunday, and then making their way westwards, led…

ARCHIVE: ALGODONALES VIBORAS TRIAL

RACE 21 March 2015. They say you get great views if you run the Víboras Trail, Algodonales. Probably blisters as well. Returning for its second year, the 23km ‘Vipers’ run follows a scenic course from Algodonales through the Sierra de Lijar. Runners climb 2310 metres in total…