IF you’re taking a gander at Granada

“Give him alms, woman, for there is nothing sadder in life than being blind in Granada.” – Francisco de Icaza If you’ve ever been to Granada then you’ll know that this quote is on every piece of pottery they have – it obviously rubbed off on me when I spent two days there recently and…

IF you want to be mindful in Malaga

“I felt my lungs inflate with the onrush of scenery—air, mountains, trees, people. I thought, “This is what it is to be happy.”” – Sylvia Plath I went back to Malaga during Semana Santa or Holy Week, which is a very important holiday in Spain. Easter week is celebrated here like nowhere else on the…

IF you’re managing Malaga

“The world today doesn’t make sense, so why should I paint pictures that do? – Pablo Picasso For many years, I didn’t think there was anything worth seeing in Malaga. I always assumed that everyone flew into Malaga and then got the hell out of Malaga to spend their holiday in another town or village…

IF you’re planning a sun holiday

“Limitless undying love which shines around me like a million suns it calls me on and on across the universe” – John Lennon I thought I would start this blog adventure with the first solo trip I ever ventured on. At the age of 17, I took off on a one way flight to Malaga…