Where to Attend Bullfighting in Spain

Where to Attend Bullfighting in Spain

Bullfighting is to Spain what Real Madrid is for the city of Madrid: a trademark, and also a tradition. Bullfighting today might not be as popular as football is, but it nevertheless remains part of the Spanish culture. This represents an important enough reason to witness a real bullfight - however it must be said from the beginning that  this experience is not for the faint-hearted. Another thing that must be mentioned here is that bullfighting has been in the middle of intense controvers... [ read more ]

Short guide to canyoning in Spain

Short guide to canyoning in Spain

As canyoning is gaining more and more popularity around the world, fans of this sport are looking for new canyons and gorges to explore. And Spain might just be one of the most inspired choices. Don't let yourself mislead into believing the beaches and urban architecture are the only interesting things to see in Spain. The country has some serious canyoning potential, and what better way to spend your vacation than climbing, hiking and abseiling through Spain's gorgeous canyons? In my short ... [ read more ]

Family Attractions in Barcelona

Family Attractions in Barcelona

Praised for its architecture, beaches, and animated nightlife, Barcelona is not often advertised as a family destination. Yet, the Catalan city is among the best European destinations for families with kids. Some would say that this is due to Mediterranean lifestyle and culture, which are very family centered. But apart from this, there are numerous family attractions in Barcelona, from playgrounds and theme parks, to kids-friendly museums.  Here are a few suggestions for an fun family excu... [ read more ]