Spain: El Torcal de Antequera

Spain: El Torcal de Antequera

I need to begin this last post of our Spanish adventure with a warning: if you don’t like photos of rocks – or me standing in front of rocks – you should probably think about moving on. After all of…

Spain: Ronda

Spain: Ronda

Sevilla made for an awfully late night, so we decided to have an easier itinerary the next day. We picked a winding road through the mountains north to Ronda. It happened to be a route known for passing many, many pueblos…

Spain: Casares and Gibraltar

Spain: Casares and Gibraltar

Did I mention we had an adorable car? Look at that thing! Oh right – and Spain has wind turbines, it turns out. Our next destination was a stop off at one of the pueblos blancos, Casares. We thought we’d just…

Spain: Córdoba and Flamenco

Spain: Córdoba and Flamenco

I’ve gotten my days completely out of order now. I can’t remember which day we did what and why. I could piece it all together if I looked through my Facebook feed, I suppose. Or I could call Yen, who…

Spain: Sevilla

Spain: Sevilla

Day Three: on to Seville! In addition to the beautiful roads (never the victim of ice and salt, I suppose) and the rolling countryside, one of the treats of driving in southern Spain is what you stumble across. All those…

Spain: Granada

Spain: Granada

Right. So now we’ve checked into our hotel, and we’ve had a good night’s sleep. We got up the next morning and Yen took a few photos of the hotel property while his sister and I found coffee and croissants….

Spain: Nerja

Spain: Nerja

On to Nerja! But first we had one important task: pick up a car. We walked the very short distance from our hotel back to the train station and dutifully waited for the train. Yen amused himself with the mirror…

Spain: Málaga

Spain: Málaga

I know what you’re thinking: “Why doesn’t she just stay home and relax?” Sorry, that’s not how we roll. Yen’s aunt had a bonus week on her timeshare that she wasn’t going to use, so he and his sister decided…