Culture, History & Entertainment
It is often forgeten that Andalucia has been one of the cultural centers of Europe for thousands of years. There is an extraordinary artistic, music, literary and food heritage to discover when you visit.
Live concerts, ferias, Flamenco festivals, UNESCO world heritage sites, the heart of flamenco, join in a historic food and wine experience, all influenced by civilisations long past. Modern day heroes on land and sea, beach horse racing, GP Sailing, GP Motorbike racing, La ligua football and spectacular religious festivals are just a few of the amazing experiences you can immerse yourself in when you visit.
You will always be welcomed at the yearly events and celebrations that focus our attention on important areas of daily Andalucian life and culture, across the seasons.
Important times to visit: starting with the Three Kings in early January, bigger than Christmas - another milestone is Samana Santa or Easter, celebrated with spectacular processions, traditional marching bands and the wearing of the Nazarenos. The Feria season embraces fiesta, traditional outfits, dancing to flamenco, drinking, eating lots and enjoying the eye popping spectacle.
Get a taste of the quintessential southern Spanish horse experience by attending a remarkable display of horsemanship.
Choose a showcase of Andalusian horse routines featuring music, 18th-century costumes and a range of classical dressage to carriage driving and doma vaquera (country-style riding). Visit the stables and meet the horses and discover how they are bred. We can also arrange a ride on one of the white beauties - for experienced rides only.
The Duende, the passion and professional excellence, you will find it all at the epicentre of Flamenco. Over 50 different versions of Flamenco exist, the amazing musicians and dancers fill the festivals, Peña's (clubs), street performances and dance schools, where you can enjoy a 121 or group lesson, have a personal
performance delivered on your terrace, visit back street taverns or immerse yourself in a festival. The origin, rhythm and beat of flamenco is in the DNA of life in Province of Cadiz. Something that can not be missed when you visit the area.
The Andalusian Ferias are world famous, often breath taking festivals that encapsulate some of the best of Andalucian traditions, each one takes place over many days and nights. Each pueblo (town) and city have their own versions, unique to the area and different to the rest. However, they all have something in common: lots of fun, joy, traditional warm Andalusian welcome, wine, dancing, traditional dress, and more than a touch of flamenco, be prepared for a fun filled busy day and late night. We can arrange a visit to the very best local events.
Experience living History with the Almadraba, taste your way through our exceptional food and wines all influenced by countless civilisations that have visited the area. Roman Amphitheatres, Phoenician life, Moorish architecture to prehistoric caves, we have thousands of years of history for you to discover. As a migration route to the north, used by our earliest ancestors, investigate hidden gems with local archaeologists and historians, experience how they still influence todays Province of Cadiz.
Open air summer concerts and festivals with leading international musicians. Autumn Flamenco festivals and concerts held in theatres, small Peña's, Zambomba gatherings in bars around Christmas, we get to hear about them all before the rush.
If you want a beach side gig or performance in the countryside we know the best places any time of the year. We can arrange a VIP box, a concert and supper, or tickets at a local performance, just ask as part of our concierge service.
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outdoor sculptures in a moonlit forest, fine art and sculpture studio visits, even experience an atmospheric bodegas with a private vino de Jerez wine tasting and tapas, while you also view one of Spains leading private art collections.
Alternatively let us introduce you to leading artists in their homes and studios, spend time chatting about art, their work and life on the costa de la luz, over a glass of wine of course or lunch at their homes and studios after you have created your own piece of artwork.
If you wish to watch the professionals then we have major international GP championships on tarmac, grass and water, throughout the year.
Be part of the crowd at a leading La Ligua football match, Sailing GP or MotorcyCle GP World championships, enjoy exclusive VIP Andalucian hospitality at any event or football match.