Category Archives: Finca del Rio

A circular walk to the Torre del Paso and the Casa de Piedra

A circular walk to the Torre del Paso and the Casa de Piedra via Cañada del real Tesoro (Estacion de la Frontera) and Cortes de la Frontera. We start at Finca del Rio, and walk down the track and under … Continue reading

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Walk to Cañon de los Buitreras from Canada del real Tesoro, Malaga, Andalucia

Leaving Finca del Rio, La vina de la Iglesia in the early morning of a sunny February day, this walk is a there and back but encompassed such a variety of scenery as to make it far from boring. The … Continue reading

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Fishing the Guadiaro River

The River Guadiaro rolls its way through the valley passing open pastures, white villages, olive groves and finally exits the valley through the gorge at the Cañón de las Buitreras. Along the way are pebbly beaches and banks where it … Continue reading

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Harvest / Vendimia 2013

Each year the harvest follows the same pattern so here are a few pictures showing the 2013 harvest which was a bumper year. We had 32 people helping and harvested approx 2,200 kilos/litres. The grapes started fermentation almost immediately.   … Continue reading

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Bodega

During December and January we rebuilt over the old animal barn using the same footprint and keeping the very old stone walls for part of the building. Our decision to build the bodega is outlined in this post. The joints … Continue reading

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