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What is Menú del día?

You will notice here that the restaurants and cafes are often very busy at lunchtime, often more than the evenings. For the Spanish, the meal in the middle of the day is the biggest and most important. In fact, whereas in the UK we generally have three meals a day, the Spanish tend to have …

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Gone Fishing

Back in my youth I used to love sitting by a pond or a river idly passing the time in pursuit of a couple of tench or roach. My biggest fish was a 4lb carp. Nothing huge but I was very proud of it at the time. I took the kids fishing when they were …

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We walked in their footsteps

We were lucky enough to be invited on a walk tracing the steps of some of the International Brigade as they retreated from near Batea towards Gandesa. The walk is called the Merriman March and was led by the very knowledgable local Anna Marti. The International Brigades contained volunteers from around the world who came …

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From Crowborough to Catalonia

An article that appeared in Motorcycle Sport and Leisure in early 2020 This was May 2016, as we rode through a wet France with no idea that within a few days we would make a life changing decision! “It’s a dream many have, to sell up everything in the UK, head off to somewhere warm …

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