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Soul of Andalusia

  All the reviews related to this tour review can be found here.  This was the first Andalusia Detours tour of the Soul of Andalusia run by Ray Monteith-Smith and his wife Debbie.  So, did it live up to expectations?  This is the third ‘Detour’ tour we have been on having been twice to Morocco with […]

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Song and Dance in Santaella

Date of Stay June 13: Another mystery campsite for you to determine for yourselves as part of the Andalusian Detours trip.  We stayed a couple of nights and enjoyed an interesting, if somewhat long, day out visiting an olive farm, a vineyard, a wildlife sanctuary and an equestrian centre.  I feel tired just typing it again! […]

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Many fossils like this one to be seen on the guided walk

Taming of the Screw at El Torcal

Date of Stay:June 2013 We stayed overnight in the car park by special arrangement.  This might be possible again but it would be unusual as it was arranged specifically by Andalusia Detours. Stunning rock formations and some amazing walks  make this a popular tourist destination inside a National Park. Photos simply cannot do it justice.  Many […]

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By the way - you can't kill it - it's a protected species!

Bonny Benamahoma

Date of Stay June 2013: This really is a beautiful spot.  The campsite is located nearby and is a walk into a village serving some of the best food of our holiday.   For a main course, have the locally raised and caught trout (you can see and hear the water from the local trout farm […]

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View from the Top Click to Enlarge

Iznajar Blues

Date of Stay June 2013 Iznajar is a stunning town plastered all over the side of an unbelievably steep hill above a lake. It was a 10 euro taxi ride from our site to the top of the hill and definitely recommended. At the top of the hill you will find not only amazing views too […]

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