Archive for May, 2013

The price of Saffron

Wednesday, May 15th, 2013


The tienda de especias in Malaga sells at €3 for 1 gram.
Mercadona sells at €4.80 per gram.



Electricity consumption

Tuesday, May 14th, 2013

According to the Electric Meter, average consumption over a five day period in Spring, with electric towel rail off, two fridges on, was 5.6 KwH per day.

Some local travel times

Tuesday, May 14th, 2013

From El Cañuelo to the junction between A-339 & A-318 (between Cabra and Lucena)
Via Camponubes and Doña Mencia: 28 minutes; 26.2 miles
Via Priego de Córdoba: 29 minutes; 22.5 miles

Continuing on the A-318 to the junction with A-45: an extra 6 minutes; 5.5 miles

From El Cañuelo to Alcala la Real via N-432 is 10 minutes quicker than via Priego de Córdoba.