Scribbler in Seville

Cadiz

Carnaval de Cadiz, family style

It started as a casual conversation with a complete stranger outside a restaurant. He was from Cadiz, and wanted to know if we were going to Carnaval? Hmm, not sure, bit full-on with kids, we replied. Nah, he said, you’ll…

La Pepa comes to Sevilla

On Sunday we went down to the Muelle¬†de las Delicias to see Galeon¬†La Pepa. My daughter got very excited, thinking we were going to see Peppa Pig, and was rather confused when George wasn’t there too. But the ship was…

Adventures in Cortes, part two: wild mushrooms, a secret stone church and cork oaks

On our weekend away in November, when we stayed in Cortes de la Frontera, we were lucky enough to coincide with the Jornadas Micologicas – the Mushroom Weekend. We didn’t partake in the fungi foray itself, for fear of poisoning…

Cadiz Beach life

Cadiz Beach life

The hot weather has arrived. And what do kids love to do best in the summer? Go to the beach. And who am I to deny them their dearest wish? Better than sitting at home sweating and wanting to kill…

%d bloggers like this: