Sports and nature Don’t miss these 10 routes to a healthy lifestyle available in Huelva

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The province of Huelva has endless things to offer but certainly one of the healthiest initiatives underway is its “Routes to healthy living”. The Huelva mountains and many of its cities have marked trails for all who want to walk these roads, enjoying the natural scenery while taking care of your body through exercise. If […]

10 reasons why El Rompido is not to be missed

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El Rompido is a small fishing village nestled in an extraordinary setting between a Natural Park, the Atlantic Ocean and the River Piedras. Found on the Costa de la Luz in Huelva, a few kilometres from the Portuguese border, this community has managed to conserve their maritime essence. Perfect for travellers who seek nature, tranquillity, […]

Three Reasons To Visit El Rompido, The Fishing Village On The Costa De La Luz

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We’ve spoken of El Rompido many times before – this small fishing village on the banks of the Piedras River – but we never tire of coming up with new reasons to visit. As you can imagine from its placement on the Costa de la Luz in Huelva (Andalucia), this town possesses a special charm […]

The Hotel Fuerte El Rompido Is Committed To Local Trade Through The Slow Market Movement.

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This market organises exhibitions and craft skills workshops under the philosophy that “things are done right rather than fast’. The Hotel Fuerte El Rompido, Cartaya, hosts the Slow Market on its grounds, offering an entertaining meeting point where artists and artisans display their seasonal creations through exhibitions and workshops of traditional techniques meant to engage […]

Free Holidays In Times Of Crisis – A Matter of Chance and Optimism

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Víctor Narváez and Ana Memole are a young couple with children from Malaga. This year, the current economic situation forced them to stay home for the summer holidays – a story more common than we think these days. However, Victor was encouraged to participate in a Facebook contest offering a “Free Holiday in El Rompido” […]

5 Reasons to Play Golf at El Rompido

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If you like golf, then El Rompido is your destiny. Each year, thousands of people choose to play this sport across Southern Spain and not just because of the Costa de la Luz’s privileged climate. This beautiful fishing village belongs to the municipality of Cartaya, in Huelva, and is home to four golf courses: the […]

The Pleasures of Summer: € 6 Prawns

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During the summer months, where can you taste white prawns from Huelva for just 6 € in El Rompido? Since the late nineteenth century, fishermen have sought out space near the old lighthouse in El Rompido to build small huts and over time, these have helped transform it into the fishing village it is today. […]

Ancient Traditions: Don’t Go Swimming Until El Carmen!

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There was once a tradition in Spain that people did not take their first swim in the sea until the procession of the Virgin del Carmen on the 16th of July. As tradition dictated, once the procession of the Virgin passed, our ancestors were threw themselves into the water. The belief was that the waters […]

Cycling and a half marathon in the pine forest of Cartaya

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After the success of last year, Cartaya is once again hosting its ‘Ruta de Hoteles’ or Hotel Route half marathon on Jun 16th. Costing the same economic entry fee of just 8 euros as last year, the competition will begin at 9am, allowing participants to enjoy a Sunday of sport in a truly unique setting. […]

Doñana and Grazalema Celebrate The European Day of Parks With Nature Activites

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Did you know that Andalucía is the most protected region in the European Union?

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