Travel Blogs from Jerez De La Frontera, Spain and Canary Islands

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Sherry, Horses and Flamenco, Jerez de Frontera, Spain travel blog

Sherry, Horses and Flamenco

A travel blog entry by scottwoz

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... The fact that it hacked it down constantly all day today didn't do too much for our sightseeing plans. There's a lot to see in Jerez and as we'd got a potential longy on our hands we were out and about early getting our feet wet. Jerez is famous for ...

The pueblos blancos, Jerez De La Frontera, Spain travel blog

The pueblos blancos

A travel blog entry by karyn512

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... Ronda, we drove on toward Arcos de la Frontera, but it was getting dark so we decided to do it the next day and head directly into Jerez de la Frontera.  We figured we'd get into town in plenty of time to do a little walking around and check it ...

Equestrian art and sherry..., Jerez De La Frontera, Spain travel blog

Equestrian art and sherry...

A travel blog entry by fatkidfrogs

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... Equestrian Art, you can't take pictures of the horses within the covered ring as they work on their moves.) The town of Jerez de la Frontera is small and quiet. We found time to rest up a bit and just chill out. What a relief from the fast places of the ...

Jerez, Jerez De La Frontera, Spain travel blog

Jerez

A travel blog entry by cariverga

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Выйдя из самолета в крохотном аэропорту ...

Jerez De La Frontera no horses this visit, Jerez De La Frontera, Spain travel blog

Jerez De La Frontera no horses this visit

A travel blog entry by wheresindi

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... Escuela Andaluza del Arte Ecuestre did not have shows on that day. Another place I would like to come back to - to Yeguada de La Cartuja n Hierro del Bocado stud which I read is less commercial and serious than the Royal School. The tours start at 11am ...

Jerez de la Frontera, Jerez De La Frontera, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Jerez de la Frontera

A travel blog entry by lar4290

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... , including the nearby cathedral.  It was really neat. Afterwards, we went up to the cathedral, an impressive structure and testament to late Gothic/early Renaissance style in Spain.  Then, we headed further south to El Puerto de Santa ...

just updating..., Jerez de la Frontera, Spain travel blog

just updating...

A travel blog entry by morada2007

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...to set a map pin in ...

Sherry and dancing horses, Jerez De La Frontera, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Sherry and dancing horses

A travel blog entry by salkelely

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... last night from the super market, a little bit to be a cheap arse and also to be healthy as here in spain breaky at a cafe consists of pastries and coffee. i will definatly go for a coffee soon though. once i get ready for the day, guide book check, ...

The rain in spain falls mainly on us..., Jerez de la Frontera, Spain travel blog

The rain in spain falls mainly on us...

A travel blog entry by darrenhough74

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... have a coffee to give the rain more time to ease.  It did not.  So on with all of our wet weather gear and exploring we went.  Jerez is the capital of the sherry region and one of the things we wanted to do here was sample some of it.  ...

Jerez, Jerez, Spain travel blog

Jerez

A travel blog entry by alex_merwin

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Yesterday (Sat. Feb 4, 2007) my friend Ish and I made a day trip down to Jerez, a wine town an hour by bus south west of Seville. A small city fueled by its main export, Jerez sherry, it is a charming town. We walked by the cathedral and main plaza on ...

The Cask of Amontillado, Jerez de la Frontera, Spain travel blog

The Cask of Amontillado

A travel blog entry by the_stamms

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They Said: The second of our "Route of the White Pueblo" towns was Jerez de la Frontera, a city famous for two things: its horses and its wine. We took the first bus from Arcos, left our bags at the Jerez station, and headed for the Royal Andalusian ...

The land of sherry, Jerez de la Frontera, Spain travel blog

The land of sherry

A travel blog entry by emmahayes1990

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Jerez de la Frontera is famous for the production of sherry and for the Equestrian School of Art. We stayed at the Hotel Exe Guadalete which is just out of the centre towards the equestrian school. The hotel was nice enough with a decent pool. Arriving on ...

Tio Pepe, Jerez De La Frontera, Spain travel blog

Tio Pepe

A travel blog entry by megeland

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It was a short bus ride from Chipiona to Jerez de la Frontera, an inland city known for it's wineries and 11th century Moorish fortress, the Alcazar.  We began our tour at the fortress.  Once inside, we explored the large gardens and courtyards ...

Sherry tasting and churros, Jerez De La Frontera, Spain travel blog

Sherry tasting and churros

A travel blog entry by danielfernandez

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Jerez, Jerez De La Frontera, Spain travel blog

Jerez

A travel blog entry by harryandnorah

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... rink and the whole town was brightly decorated for Christmas. Workmen were 'assembling' a Christmas tree from bottles, very apt as Jerez is Spain's major sherry producing region. We found a small bar in the town centre and enjoyed sherry and tapas, before ...

Jerez de la Frontera: Horses and Sherry, Jerez De La Frontera, Spain travel blog

Jerez de la Frontera: Horses and Sherry

A travel blog entry by travelprincess1

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...We first drove to the town of Jerez de la Frontera. We first toured the Royal Andalucian School of Equestrian Art. It is a riding school with only 21 students; 20 Spanish (men) and 1 Danish girl. We toured the tack room and the stables. We actually got ...

Aug 19, 2009, Jerez De La Frontera, Spain travel blog

Aug 19, 2009

A travel blog entry by rightwayaround

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Sherry, Jerez De La Frontera, Spain travel blog

Sherry

A travel blog entry by pimmelotje

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... Niet te vroeg opgestaan in ons historische hotelletje en genoten van een gezond ontbijt. Via een aantal witte dorpjes zijn we naar Jerez de la Frontera gereden. Om 16u kwamen we precies op tijd aan om nog door het centrum naar ons hotel te kunnen rijden; ...

Wine and Horses!, Jerez de la Frontera, Spain travel blog

Wine and Horses!

A travel blog entry by samanthamaguire

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... be harvested. They must be a glorious sight when they are in bloom. ...  After an hours drive we arrive in Jerez, the home of 'wine cellars and 100 palaces' population 200,000. By 9.50 we are at the Gonzalez Byass Winery, glad that the tasting is at ...

Big breakfast and off to Jerez, Jerez De La Frontera, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Big breakfast and off to Jerez

A travel blog entry by joelwx39

The hotels have big breakfasts (not just toast and ham).  We fueled up. Soon we will be off to the train station to visit Jerez, another Flamenco hot spot. ...

Tour of Jerez, Jerez De La Frontera, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Tour of Jerez

A travel blog entry by joelwx39

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... nbsp; I think there was another train we should have gotten on.  This one left later and stopped everywhere. We got to Jerez and hustled to the Center of Flamenco.  An institute for information.  Robin looked at books and talked to people. ...

Day 12: The Dancing Horses of Andalucia, Jerez De La Frontera, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Day 12: The Dancing Horses of Andalucia

A travel blog entry by phoenix7

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... at 8pm but stressfully found out in the morning that it was actually at noon. A taxi to Sevilla Santa Justa station and a taxi from Jerez de la Frontera station meant that I made it JUST on time. Beforehand I had made to sure to research if there was any ...

Jerez De La Frontera, Spain, Jerez De La Frontera, Spain travel blog

Jerez De La Frontera, Spain

A travel blog entry by jonesmcfee

See you Fes, he's off to Ireland to work as a slave for some peasant driving land baron at and adventure park. I'm going to drive in circles and then go back to Uni and Emma will create partnerships across the ...

Sherry what else, Jerez De La Frontera, Spain travel blog

Sherry what else

A travel blog entry by nicoleandtony

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It was a relatively short drive to Jerez via Servilla which Tony was looking forward to as it was his dream to retire around this area (I'm not sure how much retired he can be!).   After checking in our hotel in the middle of town, we wandered ...

Transit day to Jerez, Jerez De La Frontera, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Transit day to Jerez

A travel blog entry by katie.thorpe

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... had a bit time left, then went back. More travelling! We took another bus, which thankfully this time was only just over an hour to Jerez. We made it to our hotel around 8 then after dropping our bags off, Andrea took us to the main square and we got more ...

Jarez, Horses and Sherry, Jerez, Spain travel blog

Jarez, Horses and Sherry

A travel blog entry by jlimina

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... that, sound familiar French River rats?! Heading home, darkness fell and I have to tell you you do not want to travel in Spain, mountain, valley, mountain, valley, in the rain. the fog settles in. We experienced it all but "lance" our GPS cyclist got us ...

El Caballo Blanco, Jerez de la Frontera, Spain travel blog

El Caballo Blanco

A travel blog entry by julieashley

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We had a spare day waiting for our trip to Morocco so we decided to go the Jerez al Frontera. This is the home of he famous adulusian dancing horses. This is what Sydney's El Caballo Blanco is based on. I had been fascinated with these horses ever since ...

Touchdown in Jerez, Jerez de la Frontera, Spain travel blog

Touchdown in Jerez

A travel blog entry by luke.holder

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... sun obviously got to me as I rushed straight outside to look for a bus. Unfortunately buses don´t go from the airport to Jerez so luckily when approaching the tourist information I mugged a young English couple and they agreed to share a taxi into town ...

Adelante a Espana!, Jerez De La Frontera, Spain travel blog

Adelante a Espana!

A travel blog entry by irajani123

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... we last blogged and we have a lot to catch up on.  Our last two months were spent in Spain - Jerez de la Frontera, Sevilla, Granada, Cordoba, Barcelona and Madrid.  As I type it is 4am in Kuala Lumpur, and I am going to take advantage of ...

Horses & Sherry -unexpected fun in Jerez, Jerez De La Frontera, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Horses & Sherry -unexpected fun in Jerez

A travel blog entry by bambi

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... in time for breakfast. At noon I had a "date" with the two English girls to see the second most pride and joy of Jerez de la Frontera: the Gonzáles Byass Brewery. It is from the outside a small sherry brewery, but historically and famously, it is quite ...

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