After travelling to Italy some years ago and sampling some home made Lemoncello I decided to give it ago. After all, what on earth was I going to do with all the lemons I kept being given by friendly vecinos!
Have you heard of all of these Málaga natives?
The confusing Spanish words for English speakers. The false friends!
It’s not a greatly known fact that one of history’s most well-known and well-loved artists, Pablo Ruiz Picasso, was born right here in Málaga and, in the busy central streets of the city, you will find the official Picasso Musuem. The museum includes famous works of art such as 'Olga Kokhlova with Mantilla’ (Barcelona 1917), 'Mother … Continue reading Musuem profile: The Picasso Museum
Grapevine Lifestyle is expanding into the musical world of Spotify. We feel that by embracing the music of a region or country, you really start to feel a part of the culture. There is nothing more satisfying than walking into a local Spanish bar and actually knowing the song being played on the speakers, and … Continue reading The sounds of Málaga
On Sunday the 7th of February, Ardales will play host to the 20th annual Fiesta de la Matanza, literally translated as "The Slaughter Festival". Although it's translated name may not sound all that appealing, La Fiesta de la Matanza is a day in which the people of Ardales celebrate and pay homage to the animals … Continue reading La Fiesta de la Matanza en Ardales
The most cherished tradition for Spanish and Hispanic children at Christmas is the arrival of Los Reyes Magos (The Three Kings). Santa Claus also exists and gives presents, however Los Reyes Magos are the star if the show, arriving on the morning of the 6th of January every year with gifts for the children of … Continue reading Los Reyes Magos
Give your family a real taste of Andalucía this holiday season with a DIY Andalucian Christmas hamper. By gathering together a few traditional foodie things, you can create a really special gift set for those back at home. Here are some ideas of things to include in your Christmas hamper. Tip: This idea is really … Continue reading An Andalusian Christmas Hamper