Kiersten Rowland - Adventures, Travel & Photography

A personal blog about life in the Alpujarras & beyond

A holiday in Mallorca

A holiday in Mallorca
31 Oct 2009

Ive just returned from a weeks holiday in Mallorca, what a great little island it is. We landed in torrential rain, gale force winds, thunder and lightning!

Squash anyone!

Squash anyone!
12 Oct 2009

Yesterday I started to collect some of our squash in from the campo.

Dragonfly - Southern Hawker (Aeshna cyanea)

Dragonfly - Southern Hawker (Aeshna cyanea)
27 Sep 2009

New camera lens - best picture by me so far has been this beautiful female Dragonfly she is a Southern Hawker (Aeshna cyanea)

Khumbus new game

Khumbus new game
8 Sep 2009

We all know Khumbu loves the pool and this Siberian Husky's latest game is to take the floating chlorine dispenser out of the pool and try to destroy it without getting caught.

Bee Eaters

Bee Eaters
8 Sep 2009

The Bee Eater! A very pretty bird with a very distinctive voice

Almonds

Almonds
7 Sep 2009

So the veggies are not doing great this year, its not just us but most people in town, no idea why, maybe a bad moon?

Bob

Bob
3 Sep 2009

It is with a sad and heavy heart that I have to write this post, my good friend Bob Redwood passed away on 31st August 2009 after suffering with brain tumours for 2.5 years.

The tree that never dies.

The tree that never dies.
11 Jul 2009

At last it looks like the tree that never dies is at last on its way out!

Cerro de Caballo Valleys in full bloom

Cerro de Caballo Valleys in full bloom
4 Jul 2009

Whilst driving to the Ventura trailhead above Lanjaron at 2200m in the Sierra Nevada, we rounded the corner and were met by beautiful these sights.

Todays photos of the dogs, Tapa, Khumbu & Bruno

Todays photos of the dogs, Tapa, Khumbu & Bruno
15 Jun 2009

I took the dogs for a walk this morning and it was rather warm at 29C at 9.30am,