Casa Rural 2014 Summer of Diversity

Casa Rural 2014 Summer of Diversity

Casa Rural 2014 Summer of Diversity 2014 has been a long and busy season for us at Villa Florencia Casa Rural, with a wide variety of guests from countries all over Europe and beyond. We were happy to welcome so many new visitors, but delighted that a large number of guests returned to us who [...]

Spring Activity Holidays in Spain

Spring Activity Holidays in Spain

Spring Activity Holidays in Spain The cooler months of the year give a great opportunity to enjoy all that the Costa Blanca has to offer in the way of outdoor activities, many of which would be impossible in the height of the summer. Rock-climbing, mountain biking and bird watching are all hobbies and activities that [...]

All-Inclusive Mountain Biking Holidays Spain

All-Inclusive Mountain Biking Holidays Spain

We were delighted when we received a booking from Rob on behalf of himself, his wife Frances and their friends Brian and Christine who wanted to take advantage of one of our all-inclusive mountain biking short break packages. Our offer of a three night stay with bed, breakfast and evening meal included as well as [...]

Family Mountain Bike Skills Training

Family Mountain Bike Skills Training

Family Mountain Bike Skills Training We were contacted by Dave Warrington of Mountain Biking Valencia asking if we could accommodate a family from the United States who were going to be visiting Valencia as part of a tour of Spain. The group consisted of Bob and his wife Wendy, along with their 13 year old [...]

Mountain Biking Skills Training Week-end

Mountain Biking Skills Training Week-end

Mountain Biking Skills Training Week-end We were delighted to welcome Raul and Eva to our casa rural in Gandia last weekend. They had booked one of our all-inclusive mountain biking packages which we offer in conjunction with MountainBikingValencia.com . These are available as a weekend break of 2 nights with one day’s guided mountain biking, [...]

Spring Sunshine Holidays - Repatriating Relatives

Spring Sunshine Holidays – Repatriating Relatives

Colin and Bev made a reservation with us for a week’s stay, and arrived last Sunday. Colin has stayed with us before, when he came to visit his elderly mother who is resident in the area, and this time he wanted to spend a week’s spring sunshine holiday, whilst at the same time exploring the [...]

Orange Blossom Season

Orange Blossom Season

It’s Orange Blossom Time! Once again Spring is upon us here in Spain, and although the weather is the northern countries of Europe is still trying to stay cold and bleak, the temperatures here are steadily rising, and all the signs of the new season are appearing. The cherry trees inland have already been in [...]

Guided Mountain Biking in Spain

Guided Mountain Biking in Spain

David (guide) Mario, Alain & Scott – Mountain Biking in Spain Scott, Alain and Mario from Montreal in Canada arrived on Sunday evening to stay with us for six nights and the purpose of their visit was to spend their time here mountain biking in Spain, in the beautiful mountains and countryside of the La [...]

Winter Sunshine Activity Holidays

Winter Sunshine Activity Holidays

This Christmas and New Year period provided us with the opportunity to enjoy the countryside in our area and experience the beauty of it at this time of year. The weather has been perfect for activity holidays, with blue skies and sunshine almost all the time and day-time temperatures of 18-21 degrees, so it seemed [...]