After three days of partying for a friend’s big birthday, you would think sitting by the pool would be enough activity, but that’s not how the Cypriot and I work. One more day in Costa del Sol and we jumped into our convertible on our way to Ronda. A few of the other party guests had been there and raved, so we headed to the hills. I was not the first American to make this trip as it was a favorite of Ernest Hemingway, having used Ronda as inspiration for “For Whom the Bell Tolls.”
1. Plaza de Toros de Ronda

Ronda has been associated with bull fighting for almost as long as the sport has existed and this bull ring is the oldest in Spain, built in the 18th […]