...to spend the hottest month here but the coronavirus changed my plans and made my return impossible. Anyway, I will celebrate the anniversary here... with a glass of my favourite inky dark Malbec.
Speaking of plans, what is the future of Puerto
Torrenueva because there were signs that there might be activity inside. Shortly afterwards, the fight escalated and the noise of furniture and glass breaking could be heard from outside.
Once back-up arrived, the participants in the brawl ran out of the
Eduardo Texeira came through the glass entrance doors and was the first person to pass the camera which automatically measures body temperature without them having to stop and be manually checked.
"I read in the paper that the museums were going to open
Museo del Vidrio y Cristal de Málaga.
The museum are now posting photos of their stunning collection on Facebook. Galle, Lalique,Baccarat, Art Nouveau, Art Deco, ... car mascots, studio glass, ancient and contemporary designs can all be seen.
Lectures, Talks and Documentaries
Diamonstein-Spielvogel Lecture Series
The National Gallery Of Art. The series gives distinguished artists an opportunity to discuss
...which have been introduced include the provision of hand sanitisers and constant cleaning of glass and fencing. This is the first leisure park (the category includes theme parks, zoos and aquariums) to have reopened in Malaga province and one of the
...available on www.metopera.org for 23 hours.
20 June. Philip Glass’s Akhnaten. Starring Dísella Lárusdóttir, J’Nai Bridges, Anthony Roth Costanzo, Aaron Blake, Will Liverman, Richard Bernstein, and Zachary James, conducted by Karen Kamensek. Fro ... Satyagraha MET
m November 23, 2019.
21 June Ph
ilip Glass’s Satyagraha. Starring Rachelle Durkin, Richard Croft, Kim Josephson, and Alfred Walker, conducted by Dante Anzolini. From November 19, 2011.
The Royal Opera House
The ROH have announced ... https://www.uffizi.it
Museo del Vidrio y Cristal de Málaga.
The museum are now posting photos of their stunning collection on Facebook. Galle, Lalique,Baccarat, Art Nouveau, Art Deco, car mascots, studio glass, ancient and contemporary
The famous Skywalk is due to be closed from Monday 29 June until 8 July so repairs to the glass platform can be carried out. Douglas Path will also be closed during the same period.
The Skywalk is 340 metres directly above sea level with
...invited to have a drink at a bar in Cadiz, but, as would have been the case everywhere, the place was buzzing with flies. The conscientious barmen, to protect the sovereign's drink, placed a small piece of cured ham on top of the glass - and voilà - the
...including the Gorham’s Cave Complex; as well as the nearby WWII tunnels; and more recent attractions including the Windsor Suspension Bridge and glass Skywalk. Just keep an eye out for those naughty Barbary macaques!
...what they're praising. It goes like this.
"I love the European Union but I haven't got a clue who those blokes in glasses are who make the laws."
"Blimey, that Donald Trump is a vacuous, crass and vulgar man isn't he? Tell you what though, he's
...chili con carne with rice and a glass of wine, beer or a soft drink. Tickets: Lions’ charity shop La Cala. Call: 637185533.
Music and comedy night
15 August, from 7pm. Centro Comercial Sotomarket, Local 3C. 15€.
The event is to
Hacienda Moreno. 15€.
Mike Sterling is well known for his West End performances in the much loved musicals The Phantom of the Opera, Les Miserables and Evita. Ticket price includes glass of cava and tapa. Tickets from the ARCH Centre, ARCH Charity Shop
...book and mug of lemon verbena tea. Instead I indulged in a glass of chilled Ronda white wine, slumped among decorative Indian mirror cushions, beneath an ornate pagoda - and watched the sunset. Now that's my kind of wellness retreat!
...here for a year. We've lost all the important things," he explains as he searches for his glasses among the debris, along with a Civil Protection volunteer.
When he finds them, he opens the case to inspect them. There's nothing to recover; he throws
Berlin’s ‘Museumsinsel’ is home to some Europe’s most renowned galleries. Check online to plan your visit and confirm opening times and relevant COVID-19 restrictions.
Reichstag Dome & Roof Terrace
The huge glass dome of the
...damage from the war and add a new dome, a contemporary interpretation of the original cupola. The vast glass space features a light sculpture, a cascade of mirrors, in the centre.
Afterwards, begin your evening in style with a visit to Fragrances
Cookery, by Amelia Simmons (1796) includes a recipe for pickled watermelon rinds. To make it, remove the flesh and the green part and chop it up. Put the rind in a large glass container and let it rest for 12 hours covered with six parts water to one part
...record collector who put the record in a glass cabinet, never to be enjoyed by anyone. In that case he's wasted his money and I don't admire him at all.
Anyway, have a little look at some YouTube videos of Northern Soul dancing in general and at that
One thing heavy on everyone's hands these days is time. People have so much of it that they have reverted to doing things that they had almost forgotten about, like reading books.
Those with proper libraries can appreciate the moment the glass
This passion for making lists of everything from worst-dressed women to dog breeds suitable for caravan living has got out of hand. It seems that everything must be rated, from pork sausages to magnifying glasses. Wines of course have been graded
Martini, and it will be prepared by your table, on the terrace, your glass chilled with dry ice and the Martini expertly mixed by head barman Andrea.
Signature cocktails include the Gritti Special (China Martini, Campari, Martini Dry), the Dogeressa
Reservations: 951926180 (limited places).
La Cala de Mijas Lions' President's Luncheon
La Cala de Mijas. 20 September, 1.30pm. Miraflores Golf Club. 35€.
A glass of cava on arrival, three course meal with vegetarian and gluten free
18 September, 9pm. The Hall, C/Héroes de Sostoa. 8€..
Progressive rock group Glass Works and progressive metal band Back To R’lyeh will be on stage at The Hall this evening.
Arturo Serra Quintet
Malaga. . ... Miraflores Golf Club. 35€.
A glass of cava on arrival, three course meal with vegetarian and gluten free options and half bottle of wine pp. Music by Mark T Connor with Neil Diamond Tribute. Tickets from Lions shop in C/Torremolinos, La Cala de Mijas.
...white as snow.
There was a gentle smell of roses
beautiful as spring.
A red shimmer of a satire.
But who am I?
I am the one who spies out of my thin glass window.
I am the one who is seeing everybody.
With a twitch of my eye, with a
I leave, and feel tears in my eyes.
Teresa Torres Holgado, age 12
Sunny View School
Gazing Through the Window
Tap tap tapping on the glass,
Waiting for a response,
I try to speak,
No one can hear,
...distance, grime coats every surface. I grimace and step over smoking piles of debris - broken glass, blocks of cement and car doors are littered everywhere. I finally arrive at one of the only buildings still standing: a red brick primary school. I use all
...real tastings feature individual spittoons and one glass per taster, rinsed out with water at each fill-up. Like everything else that is happening in these strange and uncertain times, an unfamiliar situation that we must learn to live with.
...loud noise (no more nights at the disco) and don't even think about having a glass of wine with friends unless you want to unleash the perfect storm.
And this storm, of course, doesn't always let you know it's going to happen, and when it does, not
...hunting a large boar with a podenco-type hound. His tunic is made of glass tesserae as opposed to the usual stone or pottery used. There are also realistic depictions of lions and leopards which suggests that the craftsmen had been to Africa or were from
...out until now, focused primarily on glass bottles and 'bag in box' production for the catering industry, will be moved to the company's larger, more modern factory in La Rinconada (province of Seville), which the company announced a few months ago will
...made this likely.
Broken glass, pieces of iron and wire, open tins and other harmful items... I recall we once rescued an abandoned dog with a severe gash across her muzzle which had been probably caused when she struggled in desperation with an
Izaguirre settled in the village of Carmona not far from Seville and created a series of spirits distilled in copper stills using traditional methods and the water from Roman-era natural subterranean springs.
Spaniards are said to be ... the largest drinkers of gin in Europe. They are also known for their preference to drink gin and tonic in a special glass – 'Copa de Balon' or balloon glass. The design dates back to the 1700s. The large round glass on a stem serves two purposes. ... Firstly, it holds a lot more ice. Secondly, the stem gives you a place to hold the glass without warming the contents thereby melting the ice and diluting the drink. A Copa de Balon is recognised as perfect for drinking gin and tonics, much better than a
"Time flies when you're having fun". Photographer Ralph John Perou - or somebody who says he is him, because he appears in a face mask, dark glasses and a hat - shares with us his two decades of experiences working with Marilyn Manson in a video. He
NovemberVarious bars and restaurants.
The tapas route offers a tapa and a ‘caña’ (small glass of beer), soft drink or glass of wine for 2.50 euros. For a list of the 48 participating venues and more information go to: http://www.torremolinos.es/
...were a father and daughter and, coming in the opposite direction, a dumpy little chap wearing glasses and sporting what our Spanish friends call 'una cara de pocos amigos' (the face of a man with few friends). We were all wearing our masks, including
12 injured, as well as damage worth hundreds of thousands of euros. The cost of replacing broken glass in shopfronts along the main Gran Vía avenue alone was estimated at 70,000 euros.
In Barcelona, the violence there broke out on Friday night.
...crisps on the sales charts.
We have all noticed food is getting crispier. Restaurant menus use the word 'kristal', associating a brittle sound and taste with walking on broken glass, and we can buy kristal picos (extra crunchy breadsticks).
...extravagant glass windows. The streets hidden behind are humble but now filled with interesting shops and market stalls selling more than you can imagine, from Portuguese towels and linens, traditional cataplana cooking pans, to even singing pet canaries.