1st International Exhibition of Miniatures and Dolls Houses in Andalucia.
12th and 13th of June 2010.
Hotel Villa “ Flamenca "Nerja (Málaga).
To all those
who love the world of dollhouses and miniatures:
We are very happy and proud to finally announce an exhibition of miniatures in Andalucia.
The 1st International Miniature Exhibition - Andalucía 2010.
It is a show designed to bring together craftsmen and fans alike, to enjoy and appreciate the playful recreation of a wide variety of handmade miniatures under the light and climate of the Andalucian coast.
We wish to celebrate the event by allowing you to share and enjoy our hobby whilst taking advantage of many other vacational activities in the area.
We wish to invite everyone to participate and enjoy with us in this new venture.
Author of the website:
Pedro J. Trigos Chia: http://ymeduelehastalasangre.jimdo.com/
The show will be held in the meeting rooms of the Hotel Villa Flamenca in Nerja (Málaga).
Opening hours, Saturday
12th, from 10.30 to 14.30, then we will take a break, typical “Spanish siesta”, to enjoy all the beautiful beaches and the charming town’s offer.
At 17.00 we will open again to the public and remain open until 20.30.
At 21.30 we will meet again at the Parador gardens for the Cocktail.
It will be a perfect opportunity to get to know each other better and to share between artisans and hobbyists,
these gardens are situated in an idyllic setting, just down the road from the Villa Flamenca hotel.
On Sunday we will open again at 11.00 h. and will be with you until 16.00 h were we will say goodbye until the next show we meet up again.
LOCATION, how to get there.
Flamenca hotel is located in Calle Andalucia, Nerja, 150 meters from the Burriana beach, in a residential environment which preserves the character of the Andalusian coast lined with whitewashed
houses in the mountains and the sea.
The wonderful landscape of beaches and cliffs that has always characterized Nerja remains virtually intact. This Mediterranean city has grown wise to offer its visitors hospitality and care in dealing with the quality of their services.
In the delightful walks which encourages us don’t miss out to visit the Balcony of Europe and enjoy the splendid views that gives us this look into the sea & mountains.
And who did not wish to visit the famous caves of Nerja? A national monument that has just celebrated the 50th anniversary of its discovery. Called "Natural Cathedral of the Costa del Sol" and situated in the mountains Almijara less than one km from the coast we discover the beginning of history in the area. His wonderful rooms have witnessed the surprise of his visitors as well as relevant events such as the representations made by the most prestigious ballet companies and theatre or concerts of famous singers.
Hotel Villa Flamenca
c / Andalucia Nº
1 29780 Nerja (Málaga)
If you are driving, please see this map here;
Photos provided by "DobleObjetivo" Photographs.
Nerja and its surroundings. Nerja is an eminently tourist population, but until a few years ago the foundation of its economy was agriculture, which still is the 2nd productive force in the
The municipality located on the Costa del Sol, in Malaga province 50 km from the capital, 106 km. Granada. It’s opposite the Moroccan coast. Within its city there is a second important group of population, Maro, just 4 km where are located the incomparable Nerja Caves.
Nerja is a town of great beauty which emphasizes, above all, the Balcony of Europe, ancient tower guards, named by King Alfonso XII. Nerja was partially destroyed by an earthquake in 1884, making it impossible to find an old, yet still survive a few fishermen's houses, especially in the district of Maro.
It is worth visiting:
"Cueva de Nerja, Nerja caves: temple of the wilderness about three thousand years until its discovery in late 1950. Magnificent stalactites.
Hermitage Our Lady of Sorrows: paintings of the Granada school, seventeenth century.
-Parroquia Del Salvador: data from the late seventeenth century emphasizes the square tower and octagonal bell tower rests on it, coffered Mudejar and Baroque altarpiece.
-Frigiliana: Just 7 km from Nerja, dating back to Roman times, but not until the Arab period when buying its urban character. Set on the slopes of mountains Almijara, as if it were a balcony, offers one of the most spectacular and beautiful panoramic of the Costa del Sol
Besides the overall attractiveness of them exist in places of great interest as the Higuerón Sickles and buildings such as the sugar mill, which produces the famous molasses, which was once the Palace of the Counts of Frigiliana.
Frigiliana found in a number of skilled craftsmen working in their shops with all kinds of materials, from the most common as mud and timber to the curious as the gourds of water, through the glass, leather and esparto . The textile cooperative "Looms of Frigiliana" manufactures all types of carpets and rugs with the same craftsmanship and materials used by weavers for centuries.