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What might motorbiking duo George Clooney and Rande Gerber find in Andalusia, asks Liz Rowlinson
Best buds, tequila business partners and holiday home neighbours George Clooney and Rande Gerber – husbands of Amal Clooney and Cindy Crawford – take an annual boys’ trip on their motorbikes. They’ve done Corsica, America and Italy’s Dolomites, and this year planned to try south Spain.
“We thought we would check out Andalusia because of the mountain roads and passes,” Gerber said ahead of their Málaga start. “The day usually ends in a bar, drinking with the locals.” Clearly, inhabitants of the remote villages of the Málaga Mountains National Park are in for a treat – but it’s not beyond the realm of reason that the A-list duo might stumble upon a beautiful cortijo along the way and consider buying another holiday home.
It certainly would offer the Clooneys and their two young twins more privacy than their paparazzimagnet villa on Lake Como. So what might they spot along the way?
Along with Valencia, Andalusia is the most popular Spanish region for British home hunters, yet the bulk of them head to the coast for the heavily developed Costa del Sol between
‘They had been driving around looking for the right home for 15 years’