Our unique rental for family & Friends

Posted on Mar 14, 2016 in News and Blog, Out and About in Spain

Casa FuenteLargo is a unique type of Holiday Rental home in the Hondon Valley. We only accept one family or group of friends at any one time. We are also different in that there are no extras to pay for. So be assured, what we quote to you for your holiday is what you pay. Casa FuenteLargo has much to offer, so please explore the rest of our site where you will find more pictures and videos and full details of the Villa and local activities. »...

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Out now!

Posted on Jan 17, 2015 in Hondon Valley News, News and Blog, Out and About in Spain

‘Watchit Too’: My latest novel arrived from the publishers this week. The cover of which looks stunning! I am grateful to Derek form Digital Idiom Web Design for his book cover work. This time we went with the lady again that appears on the front of the prequel ‘Watchit’, however he changed the colour of her dress from a bright red to a gold/green (I don’t think she minded). Anyway it suits her a lot better and the background gives the...

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The rain in Spain… came to Hondon!

Posted on Sep 26, 2014 in Hondon Valley News, Out and About in Spain

The feeling of the Second World War came to the village (Hondon de los Frailes) last night. Let me explain – in my novel Blitz & Pieces I describe what it was like to live through the terror of the Blitz in East London by the German Aircraft. I was six years old at the time and remember it clearly. In the evening we would sit around the coal fire in the living room (providing we had any fuel) when all of a sudden the air raid warning...

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Meet the Owners: Casa Fuente Largo, Alicante, Spain

Posted on Aug 15, 2013 in Local Hondon Customs, News and Blog, Out and About in Spain, Travel and Transport

Published c/o Holiday France Direct July 2013 Percy and Jean Chattey are the proud owners of the beautiful Casa Fuente Largo in Alicante. They moved to the property 13 years ago when retirement presented the opportunity for a new adventure. “We had never even been to mainland Spain before,” says Percy “But we saw an advert in the paper for a tour of new properties in Spain for prospective buyers and went along to see what was...

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Primavera in the Hondon Valley

Posted on Mar 21, 2013 in Hondon Valley News, Out and About in Spain

The Hondon Valley is looking beautiful at this time of year with the spring flowers showing their heads and the fruit trees in blossom. At FuenteLargo it looks like we are going to have a very good year for fruit, plums – peaches – oranges all showing masses of flowers. Whilst in the house we have been making changes by improving the kitchen installing more work space and cupboards with a slightly larger oven. The cooking facility in...

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