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Local Beauty Spot, La Peña de Arias Montano

Local Beauty Spot, La Peña de Arias Montano Popular at weekends and holidays, the Peña de Arias Montano is our local beauty spot, a tranquil place during the week with superb views, abundant springs and good picnic spots under its cork oaks. Just a 5-minute drive from Posada San Marcos, there is ample parking space but you could always walk there along the cobbled path dating from Roman times being rewarded by fabulous views of the...

Learning Spanish in Andalucia, Spain

Learning Spanish in Andalucia, Spain

We were very excited to receive an email from Paula at the beginning of the year to enquire about the possibilities of learning Spanish in Spain. At last somebody was taking Ángel up on bringing a group to practise their spanish with him at la Posada de San Marcos! Our Spanish Ladies! Paula had been with us a couple of years ago on our Iberian Ham School holiday and as she also has a property in Spain has...

Why Walk in Sierra Aracena Nature Park

Why Walk in Sierra Aracena Nature Park

Climate: temperate mediterranean, the nearby Atlantic helps to make it milder in general, summers are less sweltering than in nearby areas Relief: rolling hills with gentle, less rugged relief than the rest of Sierra Morena Height: modest altitudes from 90 m to 1053 (the highest point of province of Huelva) Nature: because of particular climate some of flora and fauna here are quite rare elsewhere in the southern Spain