Most beautiful monasteries in Spain

Most beautiful monasteries in Spain

Spain is among those European nations that take great pride in their Catholicism – a habit that might have something to do with the medieval confrontations between Christians and Moors. This is also why Spain has some of the most appreciated churches and monasteries in Europe. Spanish monasteries are not only the ending point of pilgrimages, but also a good reason to escape the buzz of big cities. And even though many tourists might not know this, Spanish monasteries can often offer some n... [ read more ]

Best water sports destinations in Spain

Best water sports destinations in Spain

Water sports fans shouldn’t avoid Spain just because it seems like the place where you just lay in the sun after a crazy fiesta night. Actually, exactly because of its beaches and numerous beach resorts, Spain is a great place to try out windsurfing, boating, scuba diving or many other water-related sports and activities. Also, one has to take into consideration that Spain, probably more than any other European country, has the great advantage of offering some all year round beach resorts ... [ read more ]

Most beautiful Madrid cathedrals

Most beautiful Madrid cathedrals

A favourite destination with partygoers, shoppers and art lovers from all corners of the world, Madrid is only rivalled by Barcelona in terms of historic monuments. But the reality is that it is hard to compare the two cities: they each have their own charm, and even though Madrid lacks the works or Antoni Gaudi or the Sagrada Familia, it still has plenty of remarkable buildings and churches. As a proof ofthis, in today’s post I will describe some of the most beautiful Madrid cathedrals: ... [ read more ]

Most romantic destinations in Spain

Most romantic destinations in Spain

Its numerous castles, beaches and small villages are enough to qualify Spain among the most romantic destinations in the world. Whether you are looking for the tranquillity of a mountain village or a hot, half-deserted beach, whether you’re planning a surprise weekend escape or the wedding of your dreams, Spain will live up to your expectations. Places like the Canary Islands, the Balearic Islands or Andalusia are generally considered as the most romantic destinations in Spain. Check o... [ read more ]

Must-see early summer manifestations in Spain

Must-see early summer manifestations in Spain

It’s officially summer and I bet you are already dreaming about sunny beaches and white nights. Spain is very likely on many people’s list of holiday destinations this year, with hundreds of kilometers of beaches just waiting to be filled by sun-thirsty holiday-makers. But what else can one do except getting tan during the hot Spanish summers? Well, these must-see early summer manifestations in Spain might give you some ideas: Benicassim Festival, Benicassim A music festival is always ... [ read more ]

Scenic Hiking Trails in Northern Spain

Scenic Hiking Trails in Northern Spain

Hiking might not be the first activity you envision when thinking about Spain, but the reality is that Spain is a big country with very diverse nature and therefore plenty of places that hikers can explore. Spain has several mountainous areas but the Northern Spain with the Pyrenees is probably the most spectacular. The following scenic hiking trails in Northern Spain are well-known among Spanish hikers (and not only) and represent a great starting point for anyone interested to explore ... [ read more ]

Budget Accomodation in Barcelona

Budget Accomodation in Barcelona

A favourite destination for party-goers all over the world, Barcelona seems to be blessed with eternal youth. Its charming old streets and numerous clubs seem to be an ideal destination for backpackers, college students looking for some summer adventures and generally all people young at heart. And since young people are often on a budget, Barcelona also offers an incredible selection of budget friendly accommodation, able to suit all pockets. If you are looking for budget accommodation in B... [ read more ]