Things to Do in Ibiza

Things to Do in Ibiza

Ibiza is the party capital of the Mediterranean and one of Europe’s most prolific electro music scenes. A favorite destination among European stags, 24 hour party people and aspiring DJs, Ibiza is a true trend-setter in terms of music and clubs. There is no doubt that Ibiza’s lively clubs will have you party till the break of dawn. But what is there to do between parties? Well, in the eventuality that you won’t sleep the whole day and would still like to enjoy the bright sun of Ibiza a... [ read more ]

Most Beautiful Barcelona Churches

Most Beautiful Barcelona Churches

Art is always a matter of taste so when it comes to selecting the most beautiful Barcelona churches, it pretty much depends of your idea of beautiful. Of course, all the churches and cathedrals I am about to present you have earned their place among Barcelona’s most popular landmarks. Each of them is a masterpiece for its age and artistic trend, adding value and complexity to Barcelona’s remarkable architecture. If you are particularly interested in religious art, all these cathedrals sh... [ read more ]

Madrid for Sports-Lovers

Madrid for Sports-Lovers

Considering the the city's gargantuan dimensions and impressive number of attractions, there are many sides of Madrid that might remain unseen for you, no matter how long your staying. When it comes to history, culture and nightlife, the capital of Spain can satisfy even the most demanding tourist. But when we get down to the 'Madrid for sports-lovers' chapter, the Spanish metropolis doesn’t cease to surprise us. And we are not only talking football here. While chances you run into some... [ read more ]

Must-See Festivals in Spain

Must-See Festivals in Spain

Spain’s numerous festivals and carnivals reflect the nation’s cheerful nature, but also their fervent Catholicism. Many of the annual festivities that take place in Spain’s towns and cities have a religious theme, like the celebration of a patron saint or a major Christian holiday. Many of them, however, are a mix of secular and pagan traditions with Christian practices, and represent a great occasion to witness unique rituals, eat specific food and also have loads of fun. My list of m... [ read more ]

Favorite Stag Party Destinations in Spain

Favorite Stag Party Destinations in Spain

Plenty of sun and what it seems like an inborn talent for partying recommend Spain as a top stag party destination. The cheap and frequent flights have determined many of Europe’s stags to flee to Spain in search for the ultimate party. And they mostly get what they came for, as Spain is among the few European countries where clubs stay open till the break of dawn. The following resorts and cities are some of the favorite stag party destinations in Spain: Barcelona Say Barcelona and ... [ read more ]

Traditional Spanish Drinks

Traditional Spanish Drinks

Traditional Spanish drinks are as easygoing as Spaniards. Spain has almost no tradition of strong alcoholic drinks like vodka, whiskey or gin. Fruity cocktails, wine and light beer are more appropriate for the Spanish lifestyle, with the hot summers and dusk till dawn partying. While wine and beer are just as popular as in every European country, there are certain drinks which are part of Spain’s charm. Here are some of the most popular: Sangria This mix of red wine, spirits and fruits i... [ read more ]

The Gaudi Heritage in Spain

The Gaudi Heritage in Spain

It’s hard to imagine today’s Barcelona without its most prominent and monumental church, the Sagrada Familia. The famous cathedral always brings up the name of its brilliant creator, Spanish architect Antoni Gaudi. The originality of his work has puzzled entire generations of architects, and continues to do so. Gaudi’s highly decorative style, his imitation of natural shapes, his attention to details and use of unusual materials have gained him international fame. With his unique visio... [ read more ]

Most Bizarre Attractions in Spain

Most Bizarre Attractions in Spain

Praised for its beaches and lively cities, Spain is a country of extraordinary diversity.  Here sun tan is guaranteed almost all year round, but there is much more to expect from your encounter with Iberian lifestyle. Cities like Barcelona and Madrid are bustling with events, festivals, traditional music and dance. Works by Gaudi, Goya, Dali and Picasso represent only a part of Spain’s artistic heritage. And if you are searching for peace and tranquility, picturesque villages are ready to... [ read more ]

Discover Rural Spain

Discover Rural Spain

One of the things that make Spain such a great vacation destination is that it somehow has them all: the   sunny beaches, the never sleeping cities and the quaint old villages. Rural Spain offers you just as much charm and history as the rustling Barcelona. Part of this specific charm lies in the multitude of landscapes and lifestyles that Spanish countryside displays. Far from the cosmopolitan atmosphere typical for the big cities, rural Spin uncovers another type of diversity, on rooted in it... [ read more ]