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Friday Feature Photo: Sunset Surfing in Porto

Photographer: Armando Tavares Capture Date: July 7, 2014 Location: Porto, Portugal About: If you’re looking for sparsely populated beaches with gorgeous sunsets, think Porto! There are a wide variety of places to surf, such as river mouths, beaches and point breaks, but they can be subjected to a prevailing northwesterly wind which can spoil otherwise ideal conditions. Therefore, […]

Friday Feature Photo: Silent Preparation for the “Regata de Barcos Rabelos”

  Photographer: Armando Tavares Capture Date: 2013 Location: Porto, Portugal About: The Rabelo boat is a traditional Portuguese cargo boat that for centuries was use to not only used to transport cargo, but more specifically, Port wine. Native from the Douro region, it can only be found in Portugal. Prior to the implementation of […]

Friday Feature Photo: Celebrating Insanely Delicious Sherry Wine!

  Photographer: Serafín J. Cruces Capture Date: July 2007 Location: Jerez de la Frontera, Spain About: Francisco Alfonsín of Bodegas Valdivia is conducting an educational tasting on how to taste Sherry Wine. Desktop Wallpaper: To download this image, simply right-click on the image and select “save link as” or “save target as”, then select the preferred location on […]

Catavino’s Friday Feature Photo: Paco Torreblanca

Photographer: Albertina Torres Capture Date: 11 September 2013 Location: Alicante, Spain About: Students at the International School of Pastry Arts with Paco Torreblanca. Desktop Wallpaper: To download this image, simply right-click on the image and select “save link as” or “save target as”, then select the preferred location on your computer to […]

Catavino’s Friday Feature Photo: Yellow Flowers Blanketing Costa del Sol, Spain

Photographer: Svein Erik Larsen Capture Date: January 2011 Location: Estepona (Malaga) Spain About: When winter approaches and autumn rain has soaked deep into the ground, bright lemon yellow flowers bloom across the meadows along the Costa del Sol and most of the lowlands in Spain and Southern Europe. The landscape is colored […]