While arguably the best view of the Costa Brava’s magnificent coastline is from a boat, a very close second is from the multitude of coastal paths that hug the coast from the French border down to Blanes and beyond. The ‘Platges Les de Lloret’ annual walk – which kicks off the rambling and hiking season … Read moreWalking the Costa Brava – Lloret’s beautiful beaches
This idea behind this ingenious new app, which also has an option for cyclists, came from Miquel Ferrés, who hopes that visitors to the Costa Brava will download the app to continue their fitness programmes while on vacation. The idea of Twinapp Running is to put local runners in contact with visitors so they can … Read moreKeep fit with twinapp running!
Try mentioning to anyone – whether gardening enthusiast or not – that you plant your veggies according to the phases of the moon and at best you’ll get a condescending smirk; at worst a scornful scientific lecture. And yet nobody would question the fact that the movement of the tides is governed by the gravitational … Read moreImprove your allotment yield with lunar-phase gardening!
Vies Braves is a unique public network of sea swimming lanes marked by buoys which is intended to encourage people to experience open-water swimming in safety. The lanes range from 350 metres to 2 kilometres in length (and at certain points of the coast you can link them up to create an even longer swim) … Read moreTAKE THE PLUNGE!