Tuesday, December 24, 2013

Happy Christmas to Me!

Before the onslaught of Christmas festivities and duties, it was great to take some pre-Christmas time out and indulge a little, whilst ignoring the fact that I still have some presents to buy for my nearest and dearest!

Brenda and I had arranged to meet good friends for lunch as a way of an impromptu Christmas celebration, great food, lively conversation and just plain lovely to share time with friends. The day was made complete by our journey to and from Gaucin high in the Serranía de Ronda, we took our time and managed to capture some of the wonders of our home via our cameras. 

I hope you enjoy my pictorial and take this opportunity to wish you and your families a Very Merry Xmas!

In the hills.

Cloud, cloud inversion and smoke rising from Sweet Chestnut brashings.

The speck to the right and above the cloud is a high flying Griffon Vulture!

Gaucin one of our famous White Villages
Along the way.

Stonechat (male)

Green Sandpiper - Totally relaxed!

White Wagtail looking into the sun

Chiffchaff - these busy warblers are abundant in our winters

A Very Merry Xmas - Enjoy yourselves and stay safe this holiday!

Why not join Peter on one his Day Tours? See Links below.

Serranía de Ronda – My Mountains – for further information read HERE

Osuna – Steppe Country – for further information read HERE

Campillos - Mountains to Lagoons - for further information read HERE

1 comment:

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