Ruta del atun - statue Tarifa

Photo:  Tuna statue indicating the direction of the wind. Placed in different places along the ‘Costa de la Luz’ in 2013, when the first ‘Ruta del Atun’ took place.

tarifa-bay-in-summer-morocco

Thinking Tarifa for an active holiday or long term stay? Great minds think alike! After one year of intense exploration of the outdoor playground of Europe, I surely have some useful tips for you. You can use this little Tarifa travel guide as a start for your own Tarifa adventure!

A sense of place=Tarifa

  Photo: A sense of place | Tarifa | Spain Cows are chilling in the grass, a few kiters are facing the elements, bunkers from the war are part of the skyline, as well as Isla Palomas, an old military terrain where these days immigrants are placed, hoping for a better future. The Moroccan mountains, Read More

mandarines-in-Spain

‘Buenos Dias Guapa!’, Señor Pepe says while watching the TV from his home-trainer. He’s wearing a T-shirt that says ‘Aqui todo es muy bueno‘, meaning ‘Here’s everything very good.’ Pepe moves from his home-trainer to the counter where his ‘caña‘ (glass of beer) is located. Before I order I’m already offered to try a piece of, Read More

Chefchaouen

Excited I’m putting on my new shoes bought on the local Thursday market of Chefchaouen. Oops, two left shoes! This came at no surprise as the market existed out of piles of things, shoes included. I went back, the shoe salesman was still there, he laughed about the incident, and then took off on a, Read More

Festival of Colours Tarifa

Possibly the only daily routine that exists in Tarifa is watching the sunset. Each day Tarifa is spoiled with a fascinating sunset show!  Its super different and so beautiful every day again. La Costa de la Luz (the Coast of Light) lives up to its name. These are a few of my favorite sunset, Read More