It’s already September in La Torre del Visco

It’s already September in La Torre del Visco

A month full of activities!


Saturday 2nd
Dinner and an evening of Spanish light opera “Zarzuela” with tenor David Montolio and piano accompanist Héctor Tarín.

Wednesday 14th- 18:30 h
Exchange network of autochthonous seeds from Aragon.
Talk given by Victor Enrique Vidal. Victor Enrique will explain to us what the seeds are and the implications for us in using them. The presentation will be followed by a visit to our organic vegetable plot where we are growing just some of these original varieties of vegetables which have been saved from extinction.

Saturday 16th
Star gazing session.
The night skies above La Torre both in summer and winter are spectacularly clear. It would be difficult to find anywhere in Europe today so totally free from light pollution.
Our guide, with a powerful telescope will help you discover the wonders of the night sky and to identify the Milky Way as well as key constellations and other galaxies.

Sunday  24th– 17:00 to 18:30 h.
Traditional English Tea.
Delicious home baked cakes, shortbread, crumpets and sandwiches together with the tea of coffee of your choice to be enjoyed on the terrace if weather permits and if not, in one of our elegant and comfortable sitting rooms with views over the valley. If the weather is nippy – the open fires will be lit.

Saturday 30th– 18:00 h.
Workshop – Aromatic and medicinal herbs and plants.
An introduction to the aromatic and medicinal herbs and plants most commonly found and used in the area.  A trip into the countryside to gather the herbs and plants is followed by a workshop on how to dry and store them. You will then learn how to make moisturising creams, pain-relieving massage oils, herbal remedies for coughs and colds and bouquets to freshen rooms.
More info here.