Travel Journal

Europe via Spain, Morocco and Italy

view from nearby town on Maro--the tree with the stunning purple flowers is a Jacaranda tree

A Quiet State of Being in Nerja

After two weeks here we are becoming more "Nerjenos". No longer do we wander the tourist streets full of souvenir shops, choose the (safe) restaurants frequented by other non-locals or shop for food at the mega supermarket. We now walk the streets with purpose, navigating the less-frequented side alleys to patronize the local produce and fruit stores and buy our…