Category Archives: HUELVA

Riotinto Huelva: How to see the unique red river in Spain

Rio Tinto Huelva

One of Andalucia’s best-kept secrets is the unique red river in Spain. Running 100 kilometers from Sierra Morena through the Huelva Province, it mouths out in the Atlantic Ocean by Huelva and Cadiz. The river flows through the old mining settlement of Minas de Rio Tinto where minerals and iron have been extracted from the […]

10 Bewildering hidden gems: Andalucia off the beaten path

Andalucia hidden gems - Genalguacil

When it comes to hidden gems, Andalucia has quite a few of them as most travelers head to the same destinations exploring popular Andalusian cities like Seville and Malaga or heading to coastal towns like Nerja and Fuengirola on Costa del Sol. Nonetheless, even the lesser popular destinations like Cazorla, Cadiz, and Aracena are starting […]

The 14 best cities in Andalucia to visit

cities in Andalucia

The south of Spain is mainly famous for its incredibly charming Andalusian white villages and a few cities like Seville, Malaga, and Granada. But there are a whole lot of other beautiful cities in Andalucia worth a visit. Jam-packed with history, Andalucia is a melting pot of different cultures from the Visigoths, Romans, and the […]

Breathtaking beaches in Huelva: Recommended by a local

Huelva beaches - La Bota beach

When going to the beach, Huelva might not be the first place you think of in Andalucia, still being quite off the beaten path in southern Spain. Being the undoubtedly most underrated beach destination in the region, Huelva boasts a coastline of pristine beaches extending from the more famous Cadiz beaches on the wind-swept Atlantic […]

Summer in Andalucia: 10 Coolest beach towns in southern Spain

Best coastal towns Andalucia - San Jose

Andalucia is the perfect summer destination and you might struggle to find the perfect southern Spain beach town to spend your holidays. After living in the area for years, I have picked out the coolest beach towns in southern Spain and put them in one post so that you easily can start planning your vacation. […]

24 Most beautiful towns & white villages in Andalucia Spain

Pueblos blancos in Andalucia - Iznájar

The southern part of Spain is dotted with lovely whitewashed villages and towns and you should definitely add more than one of them to your itinerary. They are a great part of this cultural corner of the country and played a big role in history. While it can be hard to pick out which ones […]

15 Best beaches in Andalucia, Spain (recommended by a local)

Beaches southern Spain - La Bota beach

Southern Spain is jam-packed with beautiful beaches, some more popular than others, and some are easier accessible than others. While it’s easy to stay local and go to the nearest beach from your hotel, sometimes it’s really worth going on a road trip exploring different beaches farther away. But where to go? I’ve lived in […]