Shopping trip to Granada

Yesterday we decided to take a trip to our nearest big city, Granada, and associated retail park. There were some things we required that could not be sourced from the local towns and markets but also we wanted to determine the time it would take to get there. Granada is roughly 100km away from our […]

Trip to the lake

Today we decided that we should explore lake Negratin so off we went to look for the hot spa at Banos de Zujar. The lake is about a 40 minute drive from our little hamlet of Los Olivos and you climb up into the mountains before seeing the lake….this is a stunning colour due to […]

Lifestyle decisions in España

Having a think about ideas for when we are settled. Suzi obviously has her on-line business – Ready2role so I need something to keep me occupied. If we get enough land I am determined to keep a couple of pigs – Sausage & Bacon, chickens and grow some fruit & vegetables. But as well as […]

Welcome to Spain

Well everybody here we are! Leading up to retirement last year I bored everyone with my plans of selling up and moving to España, well that part is now reality! It took 14 months from retiring to sell our house and arrange our move, but as of Monday 7th august 2017 we are renting a […]

Palaces and kings

We have spent the weekend in South Korea’s capital Seoul, shopping and seeing the sights. Suzi and Bryony both had tattoos by a famous tattooist – Hugo, whilst Niall and I found a great craft beer place – Magpie Brewing Company, lovely ales. We then met Niall’s girlfriend – Jiyoung, who was lovely. We could […]

Korean bbq

After an early flight from Osaka and a long drive (in an amazingly luxurious coach) we arrived Cheongju….Niall’s home in Korea. After he went to work we crashed at his until he took us to this great Korean bbq restaurant. The food was amazing and we saw Danny again which was great. We then went […]