Spain is the country of the siesta, regular life in Spain moves at a slow pace until late. I ti possible for many travelers to become frustrated at the limited shop hours and seemingly laid back lifestyle. But it’s this Spanish perspective : move slowly, enjoy yourself, eat well, and relax, which gives the country its well deserved character. Spain is a beautiful, interesting, and dynamic country, and we aim to show you the many place you can discover when you travel to Spain.
Where do the locals go to avoid the tourist hordes? We find five under-the-radar towns the Spanish would rather keep to themselves Capileira, Andalusia This dazzlingly pretty pueblo blanco (white town) is beloved not just […]
To say that Spain is a popular destination is a huge understatement. A combination of factors — sunny climate, excellent beaches, vibrant cities, ancient architecture, art, culture, cuisine, wine (I could go on) — have […]
Thrill-seekers are getting another season on the Caminito del Rey. The “most dangerous path in the world” is reopening for its third season after a gruesome accident caused it to close for 15 years. The Caminito […]
From sleepy fishing villages, mountain walks and quiet beaches to world-class vineyards, near-ancient cathedrals and look-at-me contemporary architecture, the charms of northern Spain are wonderfully diverse. In fact, with so much variety on offer, it […]
By Gijs van Hensbergen, Art historian. first visited Barcelona in the Sixties. Franco was still alive. On the Avenida Generalissimo Franco, an elegant white suited policeman with matching gloves and a gleaming pith helmet orchestrated the […]
Reaching out into the closest point to Africa, the southernmost point in Europe and the sea, Tarifa is one of the coastal towns with the greatest tourist attractions, having become a bona fide Mecca for […]
1. Catedral de Burgos: A UNESCO World Heritage Site At the foot of Burgos’ castle hill stands the UNESCO-listed Cathedral of Burgos, a masterpiece of Spanish Gothic architecture. The profusion of sculptural decoration and […]