Iznájar Reservoir
Iznájar Reservoir

The blue of the water is different here. It's like it's that little bit brighter and bolder so as to tempt you against the dry land all around.

Iznájar Cemetery
Iznájar Cemetery

Scenes like this can only lead my mind to think of the Spaghetti Western films set in this landscape of barren hills and whitewash buildings.

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Patio Las Comedias
Patio Las Comedias

Welcome to colourful Iznájar in Cordoba, Andalucia, Spain

Life in The Flowers
Life in The Flowers

Butterfly on Pink Spanish Daisy Flower

Valdearenas Beach, Iznajar
Valdearenas Beach, Iznajar

Not many inland towns have a local beach but imagine life without somewhere to cool off round here.

Spanish Swallowtail Butterfly
Spanish Swallowtail Butterfly

I believe this is a Spanish Swallowtail Butterfly which came to rest in the scorching heat.

Leaning Tree of Iznájar
Leaning Tree of Iznájar

Set around the grounds of Castillo de Iznájar

Pena Dlamenca De Rute
Pena Dlamenca De Rute

Having left Iznajar behind we headed for the nearby town of Rute to hit up the supermarket and wander the local squares.

Parque Ntra. Sra. del Carmen, Patrona de Rute
Parque Ntra. Sra. del Carmen, Patrona de Rute

Open air stage in the park at Rute

Careful Shade
Careful Shade

Such tree cover has never been so welcome and essential to keep the beating sun in check.

Spanish Blue
Spanish Blue

Decorations back at the Villa. I hear there is a town in Spain which paints itself this blue colour to celebrate the Smurf's. This is not that town, but perhaps this is a small tribute.

A Photo For the Memory
A Photo For the Memory

Nothing special to see here, just the scene where much of this trip was set in the shade of the trees overlooking endless olive covered hills.

Behind Every Flower is a Spikey Cactus
Behind Every Flower is a Spikey Cactus

I don't think that is an officlal Spanish saying but it should be. I think this is a Peanut Cactus in bloom (Chamaecereus Silvestrii Cactus)

Sunset on the First Night
Sunset on the First Night

Looking out over the hills and the isolated white farm houses. Listening to the rattle of the watering machines as the sky went a light shade of pink to end the day.

Iznájar Reservoir
Iznájar Cemetery
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Patio Las Comedias
Life in The Flowers
Valdearenas Beach, Iznajar
Spanish Swallowtail Butterfly
Leaning Tree of Iznájar
Pena Dlamenca De Rute
Parque Ntra. Sra. del Carmen, Patrona de Rute
Careful Shade
Spanish Blue
A Photo For the Memory
Behind Every Flower is a Spikey Cactus
Sunset on the First Night
Iznájar Reservoir

The blue of the water is different here. It's like it's that little bit brighter and bolder so as to tempt you against the dry land all around.

Iznájar Cemetery

Scenes like this can only lead my mind to think of the Spaghetti Western films set in this landscape of barren hills and whitewash buildings.

Patio Las Comedias

Welcome to colourful Iznájar in Cordoba, Andalucia, Spain

Life in The Flowers

Butterfly on Pink Spanish Daisy Flower

Valdearenas Beach, Iznajar

Not many inland towns have a local beach but imagine life without somewhere to cool off round here.

Spanish Swallowtail Butterfly

I believe this is a Spanish Swallowtail Butterfly which came to rest in the scorching heat.

Leaning Tree of Iznájar

Set around the grounds of Castillo de Iznájar

Pena Dlamenca De Rute

Having left Iznajar behind we headed for the nearby town of Rute to hit up the supermarket and wander the local squares.

Parque Ntra. Sra. del Carmen, Patrona de Rute

Open air stage in the park at Rute

Careful Shade

Such tree cover has never been so welcome and essential to keep the beating sun in check.

Spanish Blue

Decorations back at the Villa. I hear there is a town in Spain which paints itself this blue colour to celebrate the Smurf's. This is not that town, but perhaps this is a small tribute.

A Photo For the Memory

Nothing special to see here, just the scene where much of this trip was set in the shade of the trees overlooking endless olive covered hills.

Behind Every Flower is a Spikey Cactus

I don't think that is an officlal Spanish saying but it should be. I think this is a Peanut Cactus in bloom (Chamaecereus Silvestrii Cactus)

Sunset on the First Night

Looking out over the hills and the isolated white farm houses. Listening to the rattle of the watering machines as the sky went a light shade of pink to end the day.

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