Tag Archives: landscape

Cottage in the Country

I took this photo of this remote cottage up the Rambla de Las Negras this afternoon. It has been occupied but now seems abandoned. Perhaps someone will occupy it again in the spring. It looks idyllic with the bougainvillea growing … Continue reading

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Rambla del Cuervo, Las Negras

Taken this afternoon while walking up the Rambla del Cuervo from Cala del Cuervo in Las Negras. I not only liked the colours of the trees and sky but the different textures of the old stone walls, sand and rocky mountain … Continue reading

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Parque Natural de Cabo de Gata, mountains and sea

Taken this afternoon looking back from the track that leads from the rambla below our house in las Negras up through the mountains to the village of Las Hortichuelas Altas. A typical view of the mountains and coast of the Parque … Continue reading

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El Valle in December

I love strolling around El Valle de Rodalquilar in winter. The December light is so sharp and the low winter sun casts interesting shadows. I always seem to find a new composition and the landscape looks different every day. This … Continue reading

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Alien Landscape

Not actually from another planet this is a photograph of the rambla which runs below my house through the mountains behind and comes out above the village of Las Hortichuelas Alto. Taken this afternoon with my pocket camera. The leaves … Continue reading

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Arid landscape after rain

Taken with my little pocket camera during a walk yesterday afternoon. We had persistent rain the night before and showers in the morning. The sun had come out ehancing the colours and shapes of the mountains against the receding grey … Continue reading

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Ruins in an arid landscape

These are the ruins of Cortijo Montana in the Parque Natural de Cabo de Gata, Almeria photographed this morning. I have posted more photos from my walk. Straight shots of the beautiful wild flowers on http://countryhouseinspain.wordpress.com/2013/03/02/wild-flowers-in-the-mountains/ If you are interested … Continue reading

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