Spanish Lifestyles

General interest articles for the Axarquia area, from Bull Fighting to a Malaga C.F football match. All providing an insight as to what the Axarquia has to offer.

Flavours of Spain

Image Andalusia is the largest region of Spain, situated in the south of the country it stretches along the coast from Almeria through Granada, Malaga and as far as Gibraltar. Inland Andalusia reaches as far as Cordoba and Jaen.

A Guide To Spain's Quirkier Festivals

Image Spaniards seem rarely to need much of a reason for a fiesta or festival of some sort, and you can pretty much guarantee that wherever you are in Spain there will be some merrymaking going on somewhere in honour of a patron saint – I’ve decided to look at some of Spain’s quirkier, slightly less known festivals and enlighten readers as to some of the stranger practices which take place at various times around the country.

A Lesson In Politics


Maria Kupers from the Competa Town Hall talks us through the Spanish Municipal election process.

From Priest to Politician?


An interview with Jose, ex-priest in Competa running for Mayor.

The Hunt For Rose

Image Jane Kirk describes how lovely it is to be part of such a caring community. 

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