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Blackbird nest in the organic vineyard

Every year the organic vineyard here at Finca del Rio attracts lots of wildlife, especially birds. This year we currently have four nests (nidos in spanish). The current visiters are Blackbirds (mirlo) who have built a nest in the rear … Continue reading

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Siete Pilas Romeria, Andalucia, Spain

The Romeria at Siete Pilas near Estacion de Cortes de la Frontera, Andalucia, Spain was held over the weekend of 2-3rd of June 2018. Muchos caballos. Paco losing his cap.         Horse texting

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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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A Wren building it’s nest

A welcome visitor this time of year is a Wren (Reyezuelo in spanish) building it’s nest. The wren seems to have a found a home in an abandoned House martin’s nest.

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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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