The snail baggers

white mountain snail in spanish mountainside © 2016 stephanie de leng. All rights reserved.

For the last two years I have been observing the slow increase of the white mountain snail on my land. This is an endangered and protected species yet many a restaurant will pay a handsome price for them. I have … Continue reading


© 2014 stephanie de leng. All rights reserved.

What better introduction to El Maestrat than Penyagolosa, its emblem and focal point? It commands the eye where ever you are and at 1,813 meters above sea level, it is the second highest mountain peak in the Valencian community – … Continue reading