Notes from Spain

Notes from Spain

NFS 079 - The Spanish Revolution Continues

Ben and Marina discuss unfolding events in "The Spanish Revolution" in Sol and beyond, and their trip to Cazorla...

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NFS 078 - Big Vultures

Ben and Marina are back, talking about Sepulveda, the Hoces Del Rio Duraton, and more. See notesfromspain.com for...

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NFS 077 - Los Gazquez

Ben and Marina talk to Simon at the Cortijada Los Gazquez, an incredible restored country house in a wild Natural...

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NFS 076 - Summer Salad Days

The heat returns to Madrid, and Ben has trouble with salad, wonders why shops close at lunchtime in winter, and just...

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NFS 073 - Asturian Blowholes

A trip to the east of Asturias around Llanes.... photos and more info at notesfromspain.com

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NFS 072 - La Renta: Tax for the Church

Should tax payers support the church? How religious is Spain? When will smoking finally be banned in bars? Come to...

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NFS 071 - Heading to the Costa de la Luz

From Carmona, to Cadiz, and the Costa de la Luz - full details and photos at notesfromspain.com

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NFS 070 - When Spanish Women Wax

Why does no one wear shorts in the street? Will the new Defense minister change the lot of women forever? Is there a...

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NFS 069 - The Institute of Cold

A true story about the death of a friend - See notesfromspain.com for more details.

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NFS 068 - Ramirez and the Spanish Guitar

The Ramirez family has been making guitars in Madrid for 126 years. We visited their workshops in Madrid, spoke to...

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NFS 067 - The Cycle Ride of a Lifetime

If you would like to ride from the Basque country all the way down to the depths of Andalusia, then guess what,...

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NFS 066 - Kaliyoga

This week we talk to Jonathon and Rosie, who set up Kaliyoga, a holistic yoga and detox center in the Alpujarra...

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NFS 065 - Lanjaron and the Alpujarras

Ben and Marina take a trip to the wonderful Alpujarra mountains south of Granada. See notesfromspain.com for photos...

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NFS 064 - On learning...

Lessons learned living in Spain... and questions for you: What did you last learn? What was the motivation? What did...

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NFS 063 - The Bragas Factory

Retro-casting from our terrace, Ben talks about honesty in bars, gypsies, nickers factories, and the future of...

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NFS 062 - Abadia Retuerta

Ben and Marina head up to Abadia Retuerta for a day sipping wine and exploring the wine-making process. See...

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NFS 061 - Patios Competition, Cordoba

Ben and Marina check out the famous flowery patios competition held every May in Cordoba. See notesfromspain.com for...

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NFS 060 - Escape to Madrid

Ben and Marina chat to Jamie about a great way of spending a few months in Madrid. See notesfromspain.com for more...

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NFS 059 - Feria de Caballos, Jerez

One of the greatest fiestas in Spain: fino, horses, and great people watching down in Jerez. Pop over to...

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NFS 058 - Cadiz

Notes from Cadiz: faded glory just as it should be. See notesfromspain.com for more details.

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