So, you plan to have a unique cultural experience for your Easter in Spain (Holy Week/Semana Santa). Here's what to expect whether you are going to be in Jerez de la Fronterra or anywhere else in Spain, particularly the big towns in Andalucia this Easter week (14-21 April this year) or at some point in … Continue reading What not to miss, to expect and to do during Easter in Spain?
What memorable family things to do with kids in Spain during the Holy Week (Semana Santa)? If you are here, you cannot miss it--the religious processions all week long. . . everywhere! In Andalucia such nazarenos (penitents') parades are apparently much more glamorous than in the northern parts of Spain. In Jerez de la Frontera, … Continue reading Easter in Spain: a unique cultural experience for the family
With over 300 days of strong Andalusian sunshine here in southern Spain, you would not think that there would be snow. Think again! The Sierra Nevada, about a one-hour drive from the city of Granada, boasts the southernmost point of Europe where you can ski, sled and snowboard as late as early May. You can … Continue reading Snow this far south in Europe?
Beach under the winter sun. It is this happy houseband's favorite babysitter. And what better place for our young boys to combine freeplay in three languages (Polish, English and Spanish) with getting some winter sun tan than here in the Costa de la Luz. In the first few days of March, we headed off to … Continue reading Winter in Cadiz, Spain
Polonia? Bologna? Bolonia✔, Cadiz, Andalucia, Spain 6 #freeelectrons.family fun things to do with kids in… BOLONIA, NOT Bologna (Italy) ... and certainly NOT Polonia (Poland)! Not far from the better-known surfing capital of Europe of Tarifa in the coastal region of Cadiz, Spain, Bolonia is a hidden gem of a destination for both individual and family-oriented explorers. Only … Continue reading Polonia? Bologna? Bolonia✔ 6 family fun things to do in Cadiz, Spain… with children
We are free electrons family -- a traveling, semi-nomadic, roaming family. And this is about our little family's search for a happier life. So, we finally did move to Spain from the United States. How did we do it? We'll write all about it here. Ok, OK! We are not exactly like the electrically charged … Continue reading Quit the job, clear out the house, move to another country and live your dreams! . . . But wait, wait! What about the kids?