Popular Country Fairs in Spain

Popular Country Fairs in Spain

The countryside of Spain can be just as exciting as its celebrated cities and famous beaches - actually, maybe even more so, considering their unique charm. One well-known thing about the Spanish villages is that many of them are quite picturesque, with cobbled, narrow streets, old churches or monasteries and a history that goes far back in the Early Middle Ages, or even Antiquity. Many of these villages also have some very interesting traditions and festivals, many of which are religious; h... [ read more ]

August Events in Ibiza

August Events in Ibiza

August is one truly eventful month in Ibiza. During this hot summer month, temperatures are the highest, beaches are so full that you can hardly find room for a tiny mat, and the clubs a filled to their maximum capacity by party-goers from all parts of the world. Sounds crazy busy, you say? That's true, but this is also the time year when the best parties and events take place in Ibiza. So if you are ready to conquer the dance floor and make the best out of this last summer month, you'd bett... [ read more ]

Famous Filming Locations in Barcelona

Famous Filming Locations in Barcelona

Ever wondered what two cities like Barcelona and Paris have in common? Well, in addition to being some of the most visited cities in Europe and even the world, they are also some of the most sought-after filming locations. Its amazing architecture, its distinct atmosphere and its lovely beaches have turned Barcelona into a very romantic destination, so no wonder many film directors prefer it as a location for their movies. In case you are planning a visit to Barcelona and are also a movie lo... [ read more ]

A Guide to Madrid's Famous Squares

A Guide to Madrid’s Famous Squares

The buzzing capital of Spain is famous for many things, but its buzz just wouldn’t be as loud if it wasn’t for its large public squares. These squares belong to Madrileans just as much as they belong to tourists; while the first use the square to show their happiness and national pride at various events (like the winning of the Word Cup by the Spanish football team), the latter gather around the squares for a rest or a rendezvous point before hitting the nightclubs. But no matter what ar... [ read more ]