Traditional Spanish Sweets

Traditional Spanish Sweets

Famous for its snacks (tapas), tasty sea food dishes and full bodied red wines, Spanish cuisine also includes some delicious and very original sweets. Traditional Spanish sweets are less famous than the Spanish paella or sangria, but they are certainly among those very pleasant revelations that one usually experiences when visiting a new country. In other words, if you never heard of the following desserts, doesn’t mean they aren’t just as wonderful as other dishes in the Spanish cuisine... [ read more ]

Tips for Visiting Mount Teide National Park

Tips for Visiting Mount Teide National Park

Also dubbed the “Island of Eternal Spring”, the island of Tenerife is undoubtly one of Europe’s prime beach destinations. But in addition to great weather and superb beaches, the island has also been blessed with what came to represent the most visited national park in Europe: Mount Teide National Park. The volcanic peak of Mt. Teide dominates the landscape of Tenerife – with an altitude of 3718 meters, this is not only the tallest mountain in the canaries, but also the tallest in Sp... [ read more ]

Gothic Architecture Masterpieces in Spain

Gothic Architecture Masterpieces in Spain

When speaking of the gothic style and Spain, the first thing that usually comes in most people’s mind is Barcelona (and its very famous district Bari Gothic). But remarkable samples of gothic architecture can be found everywhere in Spain, for the big cities to the picturesque little villages. Not to mention that Spanish architects and masons from Middle Ages have developed their own version of the Gothic style, simply called ‘Spanish Gothic’. So if you ever travel to Spain with the tho... [ read more ]

Favourite Attractions in Malaga

Favourite Attractions in Malaga

With a brilliant setting in the hot and exotic southern Spain, Malaga came to be associated with the much craved for beaches and attractions on Costa del Sol – Spain’s widely popular beach destination. But there is much more about Malaga than its beaches and night clubs: with a longs and intricate history, the city has plenty to offer, both in terms of history and culture. Check out some of our favourite attractions in Malaga and plan your next trip to this amazing Spanish city: Picasso... [ read more ]