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  1. High living

    Posted Jan 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Tim Elliott

    ... Tim Elliott Ernest Hemingway knew how to have a good time, especially in Spain. In Death in the Afternoon he describes Ronda, a small town in the southern province of Andalusia ... the valley below, you see the town shimmering high in the distance, an ancient white village clinging to a slender mountain ridge in the Serrania de Ronda. This isn't unusual. Andalusia ...

  2. Malaga

    Posted Apr 01st 2007, 12:00am by Heidi Fuller-Love

    ... with Heidi Fuller-Love Once the hometown of Pablo Picasso, this compact Spanish seaside city is now favoured by Hollywood stars. Here are the best places to see and be seen in. 1. Feria Hans Christian Andersen, Danish author of grisly fairytales and whose ...

  3. News - World - SPAIN

    Whale found in Andalusia with 17kg of plastic in stomach

    Posted Mar 09th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Madrid Animal on Spanish beach had swallowed sheeting and rope used in greenhouses 17kg of plastic in washed-up whale A 4.5 tonne sperm whale that washed ashore in southern Spain died from ingesting large amounts of plastic sheets used in greenhouses on farms in the region, a scientist revealed. The whale, washed up last year on a beach in Andalusia, had over ...

  4. The Wind from the East

    Posted Feb 04th 2007, 12:00am by Charmaine Chan

    ... Charmaine Chan The Wind from the East by Almudena Grandes Phoenix, HK$96 The east wind of the title is introduced early in this novel as though it were an idiosyncratic character: it can be pleasant yet capricious and it determines the mood of the weak. R ...

  5. Seville

    Posted Dec 13th 2006, 12:00am by Tim Pile

    ... The scent of orange blossoms and the strumming of flamenco guitars welcome visitors to this graceful Spanish city, writes Tim Pile 1 Tours A guided tour is a good way to explore the compact warren of streets in central Seville. Paseando Por Sevilla offers ...

  6. Dispute continues to rage in idyllic Spanish holiday town

    Posted Jun 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Richard Warren

    ... Richard Warren Property experts and homeowners in the Spanish holiday town of Marbella are hoping for a quick resolution to a political conflict that has blighted thousands of homes and left building sites idle. Many properties caught in the planning disp ...

  7. Moor's the better

    Posted Dec 18th 2005, 12:00am by Charmaine Chan

    ... with Charmaine Chan Think of Spain's Andalusia and several things come to mind: flamenco, bullfighting and, for the design-conscious, ornate ironwork gracing balconies, windows and gates. Hermes was so inspired by such craftsmanship, it has created a line of porcelain tableware called Balcons du Guadalquivir, named after the river that flows through this once-Moorish ...

  8. Contemporary home for the family

    Posted Oct 27th 2010, 12:00am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... Peta Tomlinson This large, recently refurbished villa in the valley of Nueva Andalusia is only a buggy drive away from the golf course and restaurants. Originally built on two levels plus basement in the mid-1980s, the villa has been transformed with a contemporary feel. Features include a living room with working fireplace, modern American fully fitted kitchen, and a basement games ...

  9. Mixed bags

    Posted Jan 22nd 2006, 12:00am by Divia Harilela

    ... with Divia Harilela Kate Spade's spring/summer collection takes it cues from many countries around the globe, giving the accessories an exotic, ethnic touch. Locations that inspired the range include La Palma in the Canary Islands, Oaxaca in Mexico, Havana in Cuba, Malaga in Andalusia and Bantry Bay in South Africa. Havana bags, which include clutches ($1,500), totes (above ...

  10. Business - China Business

    Business Digest

    Posted Sep 04th 2012, 12:00am by AGENCIES

    ... was a two-month period ended January 31 this year. In December 2011, overall Toyota vehicle sales in China slid 9.6 per cent, followed by a 26.2 per cent decline in January. Reuters Andalusia seeks €1b aid to boost liquidity Spain's indebted Andalusia region said yesterday that it would seek a rescue from the central government and that it needed a €1billion (HK$9.75 billion) advance ...




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