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New articles from Spain this week. A round up of Fresh posts from expats living and working in Spain. (Note: Andalusia features heavily) Find more on the blog www.piccavey.com or email me molly@piccavey.com
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Street Food in Spain – Snack like a local in Granada

Street Food in Spain – Snack like a local in Granada | Updates from Life in Spain | Scoop.it
Street Food in Spain Food in Spain is an important part of Spanish life. Great pride is taken in selecting local products and preparing seasonal dishes. So eating on the street or grabbing something quick is not so common inRead more
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Hold off those New Years Resolutions for the moment!

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Amid dystopic visions of an Islamic Europe, remember the Alhambra

Amid dystopic visions of an Islamic Europe, remember the Alhambra | Updates from Life in Spain | Scoop.it
We should counter anti-Islamic scare-mongering by recalling our debt to the culture of Muslim Spain, says Boris Johnson
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Fabulous and thought provoking read about Al-Andalus by the Mayor of London

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The Many Homes of Federico García Lorca

The Many Homes of Federico García Lorca | Updates from Life in Spain | Scoop.it
The wild lands around Granada around it are home to 3 of Federico García Lorca's houses, painting a unique picture of one of Spain's most lyrical writers.
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Fabulous article about Poet Federico Garica Lorca

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El Torcal de Antequera - Anything But Paella

El Torcal de Antequera - Anything But Paella | Updates from Life in Spain | Scoop.it
Walk in an alien world at El Torcal de Antequera.
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El Torcal in Antequera is a great day out from Costa del Sol or Malaga

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The demise of traditional shops and bars in Spain

The demise of traditional shops and bars in Spain | Updates from Life in Spain | Scoop.it
Reading the news over the past twelve months has saddened me. The essence of Spanish traditions are being challenged. Perhaps drowned is a better description. Steadily franchises are taking over Spain. Already well established in large capitals such as Barcelona, MadridRead more
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Two Months in the Albaicín, Granada • Travelling Type

Two Months in the Albaicín, Granada • Travelling Type | Updates from Life in Spain | Scoop.it
Spending two months in the Albaicín, Granada's Moorish labyrinth district gave us time to see it in different ways, which were just magical. 
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My Andalusia Highlights: Planning a trip in Southern Spain

My Andalusia Highlights: Planning a trip in Southern Spain | Updates from Life in Spain | Scoop.it
The Region of Andalusia in Southern Spain is a vast area, find out the must see places and plan a road trip with insider tips from a local. From Almeria to
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Undiscovered: Jerez de la Frontera

Undiscovered: Jerez de la Frontera | Updates from Life in Spain | Scoop.it
Jerez de la Frontera must be one of the most undiscovered tourist attractions in Andalucia. This may be due to its position, almost midway between the famous cities of Cádiz and Seville, or just an accident. It may be that its charms are difficult to find because signposting of its hotels and attractions within the city is, to be kind, poor.
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Love Cadiz, Love Jerez!

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