Walking books, guided hikes & secluded villas

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el-tejar-mainEl Tejar

A four bedroom farmhouse sleeping up to 8 guests with included maid service

El Tejar is the highest house in the small village of Montecorto, a quarter of an hour from Ronda, with panoramic views of the Grazalema mountains. More >>

dar-hajra-mainDar Hajra

An exquisitely beautiful hideaway for two with daily maid service

Dar Hajra is hidden away in a stand of pine forest above the undiscovered ‘white village’ of Montecorto, 15 kilometres to west of Ronda. From the house’s rocky perch you’re treated to view of the peaks of the Grazalema National Park. More >>

walking in andalucia

Walking books

My first experience of walking in Andalucia came more than three decades back when I discovered the stunning trails of the Grazalema and Ronda mountains. Since then I’ve dedicated much of my professional life to researching and writing about this uniquely beautiful part of Spain.  More >>

Guided walks in Andalucia

As well as writing walking guides and creating hiking itineraries for British, American and Dutch walking companies I’ve been leading guided walks in Andalucia for more than 25 years. More >>

I’ve lived in Andalucia for more than 30 years and am passionate about my adopted country.

I work as a freelance journalist and walking guide and have written extensively about walking, hotels and travel.

I’ve worked with many specialist companies including Abercrombie and Kent, Alastair Sawday, i-escape, Andrew Brock Travel, The Hotel Guru, On Foot Travel and Safari Andalucía.

This website can offer you a uniquely rich travel experience and lead you to Andalucia’s most beautiful walks and its most charming places to stay.

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