Tag Archives: Parque Natural

La Ermita Del Fraile

I visited Cortijo del Fraile last week and was pleased to find that some restoration work to preserve the old Ermita has been done by the owners and the bell tower is no longer about to collapse. There has been … Continue reading

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La Isleta Del Moro

The British couple, who  commissioned my recent pastel of Las Negras for their villa in Desert Springs, asked for another Almerian coastal scene to hang with it in the same room so I painted this view of La Isleta del Moro … Continue reading

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Playa de los Muertos

Playa de los Muertos, Beach of the Dead, is the last beach at the northern end of the coast of the Parque Natural de Cabo de Gata. It is located between Agua Amarga and Carboneras, about 25 minutes drive from … Continue reading

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La Iglesia de Las Salinas

The iconic church of La Oglesia de Las Salinas stands between the beach and the salt flats below the Faro de Cabo de Gata, the south eastern tip of Spain and within the Parque Natural. The small, old fishing boats … Continue reading

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Manfred’s Cottage

The terrace of a tiny and isolated stone cottage in a hidden valley behind Las Negras. Just the sort of subject I love to paint. The medium is watercolour The image size is 350mm x 250mm. The original is for … Continue reading

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Fishermen’s huts at San Miguel

I have painted the fishing boats at San Miguel de Cabo de Gata before but on my last visit I was fascinated by the colourful paraphernalia around the fishermen’s huts on the beach which I found interesting to draw and … Continue reading

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The Church by Las Salinas

The iconic church, La Iglesia de las salinas was restored last year. The church stands between the beach and the salt flats at La Almadraba de Monteleva in the Parque Natural de Cabo de Gata. Although the church has been … Continue reading

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