Madrid and Toledo at Christmas time

Leader:- Coral Guise-Smith

Toledo 2 nights. Madrid 3 nights

Friday 22nd November 2024 – Wednesday 27th November

What better way to do your Christmas shopping and see the sites of Madrid and Toledo than a 5 night trip to …

Wine Tasting

Wine Group visit Bodegas Bleda – June 2024

The serried ranks of vines, straighter than even the Irish Guards at the Trooping of the Colour, greeted us as we arrived at Bodegas Bleda in Jumilla.

Rows and rows of vines stretched into the distance in all directions around …

Travel Reports

Chocolate factory Visit 25th April

We took a party of 50 people to visit the Valor Chocolate Factory in Villajoyosa. It was a guided visit and Ramona explained the history of chocolate, how it came to be in Spain and the family run business that …

Dining Out


By popular request we made a second visit to Restaurante Costa Marco on 14th May. Sandra had drawn up a really nice Menu for us and we quickly had 57 diners signed up to join us for the evening.…


Healthy Walking Group End of Season Dinner 22 May 2024

The dinner was held at Javea Golf Club and the meal and service were excellent.

With a fluctuating population it is difficult to choose a date which suits everyone and all but 2 Walk Leaders were able to be there.…

Wine Tasting

Wine Tasting – May 2024

The dynamic duo, Franco and Domingo, rounded off the wine tasting season for the Moraira-Teulada U3A with a selection of superb wines from ValdepeƱas.

There was a brisk trade in the six Corcovo wines offered for tasting, unsurprising given the …

Travel Reports

Jordan April 2024

On Saturday 13th April, a group of intrepid U3A Moraira Teulada Travel Group members set off by plane our flight for Jordan led by Coral. Arriving in Amman, late that evening, we were greeted with the news that ours …

Wine Tasting

Wine Tasting – April 2024

Wines for our April tasting were presented by Raquel from Bodegas CastaƱo in Yecla. Unfortunately, we were unable to host the evening due to personal circumstances but, from the photos, it looks that you were all having a great time …


Visit to Huerto Ribera – 13th March

A group of U3A Moraira-Teulada early risers met at La Senieta at 8.15 on Wednesday 13th March for our visit to Huerto Ribera.  A typical Valencian orange grove from 1870 in Carcaixent, approximately 35 km from Valencia. The trip was …


Healthy Walking report February 2024

All planned walks are checked a few days before they take place. Roads may be closed, gates locked or paths become unsuitable.

The lovely walk round the hill above Lliber was considered too unstable for walkers to walk safely so …

Family History

A genealogy result ! – cousins discovered

Genealogy Group news

Finding Steven 

Several months ago Samantha asked if it would be possible to trace her half brother whom she last had contact with in 1982! Steven was born to John Gardner (name changed) who then left his …