Roquetas del Mar fastest growing town in Andalucia

Roquetas del Mar is the town in Andalucia that has grown the most over the last decade, and the fifth at a national level, according to INE. A population of 82,665, and over 42,000 vehicles matriculated in 2009. The townhall estimates that in summer the town has a population of around 130,000 people. It’s doubled in size over the last 10 years. Still floods when it rains, tho’. And has the largest mosquitos I’ve ever Continue reading Roquetas del Mar fastest growing town in Andalucia

Volcano webcam

Here’s a website that does exactly what it says on the hyperlink, yet somehow leaves you with a bitter feeling of emptiness – a “live webcam of the Eyjafjallajokull volcano”. Once again, Hollywood has caused me to be bitterly disappointed in real life. Where’s the lava? The flying rocks? The Icelandic virgin being thrown into the crater to appease the Volcano God? I was hoping every scene of Eyjafjallajokull would be like this one: Continue reading Volcano webcam