Short breaks for the royal wedding weekend features in The Guardian today in their article about making the most of the extra royal wedding bank holiday on 29 April, whether you want to escape or celebrate…

Andalucía, Spain: four days, £291

This painting holiday starting on 25 or 29 April is based in an eco-retreat in the Parque Natural Sierra Maria-Los Velez in Andalucía. Accommodation is in an off-grid eco-guest house with wood burning boilers, solar panels and wind turbines. Price includes three nights’ accommodation, breakfast, lunch and dinner and two days of painting and drawing tuition.

Flights not included, nearest airports are Alicante, Granada, Almeria or Murcia. (, +44 (0)208 144 5990)

To see the full article, click here.

Los Gasquez Painting Holidays Spain