Welcome to the Competa Escapes blog page!

Our blogs are about all things Spanish!

We hope you enjoy reading them as much as we enjoy writing them

Each Competa Escapes blog focuses on all the wonderful things you will find on a holiday in Competa.  We’ll chat about food, drink, culture, fantastic striking scenery and friendly, charming people.

Many great wines in Spain - a popular drink

Popular drinks in Spain

With its al fresco lifestyle, Spain is the perfect place to try some of their favourite drinks! Spain is the home of outdoor living.  In

The best holiday to Spain Competa

What to do on your holiday in Competa…

A pretty whitewashed village in Andalucia Competa sits on the mountainside in the stunning Sierra Almijara mountain range. It’s just 55km from Malaga, so in

A day out in Frigiliana Andalucia

A day in Frigiliana

About Frigiliana A day in Frigiliana, the perfect place to while away the day. Frigiliana is a beautiful white mountainside pueblo in the Costa del

Paseo at Balcon de Europa Nerja in Spain

Things to do in Nerja, Spain

About Nerja Nerja is a busy tourist resort in Andalucia – known as the Jewel of the Costa. This former fishing village now has over

Lake Vinuela and the white villages

Lake Vinuela You will enjoy a great day out at Lake Vinuela and the white villages.  The ‘pueblos blancos’ around the lake typify Spanish life

The Alhambra Palace Granada!

The Alhambra de Granada or Alhambra Palace is one of the most special day trips we have taken.  Steeped in history, with architecture and design

The Lost Village of Acebuchal

The Lost Village of Acebuchal is a small hamlet in the National Park of the Sierra Tejeda, Almijara and Alhama, in the Axarquia. It lies