May 14th 2022

ONE MINUTE IN THE FOREST. The absolute best anti-stress treatment you can find. In the Picos de Europa, the woodlands are alive with spring! Click here for a listen:

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 May 7th 2022

While you are in Asturias, you absolutely must try this marvellous combination: spicy octopus with traditional apple cider. Just order “pulpo a feira y sidra natural” to get this splendid pairing. And if you’re wondering where you might find these local delicacies, select one of the spots on our list — Jascal’s recommended restaurants and cider bars — then enjoy! That is . . . buen provecho . . .

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 May 5th 2022

Are you planning to visit Green Spain this summer? Be sure to hike the Picos de Europa National Park! This is Europe’s premiere destination for walking, trekking and climbing. And here at Jascal we’re smack in the middle of it! So… come see for yourself and try out our favourite walks. 

Terrace Jascal Rural


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 Apr 23rd 2022

Bring me the sunset in a cup
Reckon the morning’s flagons up
And say how many Dew
Tell me how far the morning leaps
Tell me what time the weaver sleeps
Who spun the breadth of blue!

– Emily Dickinson

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 Apr 22nd 2022

Early spring is a magical time. Join us for A Walk in the Woods.

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 Feb 6th 2021

We are in love . . . IN LOVE with the Picos de Europa! So this Valentine’s Day we’re celebrating all the things to LOVE about the Picos. Tune in daily for new glimpses of Spain’s Paraíso Natural.

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 Jan 3rd 2021

“Life always waits for some crisis to occur before revealing itself at its most brilliant.”

(Paulo Coelho)

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 Apr 28th 2020

“What you really value is what you miss, not what you have.” (Jorge Luis Borges)



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 Apr 20th 2020

. . . “If I don’t have red, I use blue.” So, what did he mean by that?

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 Apr 11th 2020

“A single gentle rain makes the grass many shades greener.” These words by Henry David Thoreau remind us to value WATER, our most precious resource. This Easter weekend it’s raining here in Green Spain. Can’t wait to see the view from our window afterwards!

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