This series is about the adventures of a bunch of youngsters during their Summer holiday in a small town in the Southern Coast of Spain. The seven kids: Quique, Javi, Pancho, Bea, Desi, Tito and Piraña, within an age range of eight to sixteen, meet there two adults, with whom they share many new experiences, Julia, a painter, and Chanquete, an old, wise and lovable retired sailor who lives in a boat set on a hilltop. Throughout the 19 episodes several key themes are dealt with: teenage, coming of age, death, generational gap, the right to protest, ethical values, family relations, building companies' speculation in the Spanish coastline etc. Written by
Did You Know?
Due to the custom of Spanish TV channels of airing La gran familia
almost every Christmas and rerunning "Verano Azul"(1981) every two or three summers, Gerardo Garrido
claimed one evening in Crónicas marcianas
that you could enjoy the company of the Garrido family twice a year. See more
Tito, eat your breakfast.
I don't want to, I don't like milk, it tastes like cow.