Kid-friendly activities in Seville

Kid-friendly activities in Seville

There few other places where one can get such an authentic grasp of medieval Spain as in Seville. This historic city in the heart of Andalusia is home to some of the most incredible architectural works and traditional manifestations. However, all this historic appeal might sound less appealing to families with kids, who might not be willing to spend hours, not even minutes while strolling through a museum. There's still no reason to avoid visiting this amazing city. There are actually plenty... [ read more ]

Extreme Water Sports in Ibiza

Extreme Water Sports in Ibiza

Ibiza has managed to build such a strong reputation as Spain's party capital, that it is hard to imagine what people do there when they are not partying. Well, they are not sleeping for the entire day, if this is what you had in mind. Ibiza is just as eventful during the day, with visitors trying to make the best out of the island's fabulous beaches and sea. The summer months are the perfect time to try on some extreme water sports in Ibiza, and get your portion of thrills and sunlight befor... [ read more ]

Best flea markets in Spain

Best flea markets in Spain

With the revival of vintage fashion, flea markets all over Europe are becoming trendy again. Is it this or is it the lingering recession that attracts bargain hunters in bigger and bigger numbers? Well not matter what the reason, flea markets can be a fun place for tourists. Not only they can buy some cheap and very original souvenirs, but flea markets are a great place to meet people, learn about the local culture and work on your negotiation skills. Spain has some really good flea marke... [ read more ]

Most Romantic Barcelona Attractions

Most Romantic Barcelona Attractions

One of the widely acclaimed party capitals if Europe, Barcelona can be equally appealing to couples in search of intimacy and romanticism. Its historic districts, sidewalk cafes and beaches are just a few of the places sought by couples. And just like Paris or Rome, Barcelona is itself a romantic city, a place with a distinctive, unique atmosphere. Although we all have different ideas of what romanticism means, here's our choice of the top most romantic Barcelona attractions: Montjuic Bar... [ read more ]

What to do in Ibiza in the winter

What to do in Ibiza in the winter

Ibiza becomes a party and holiday hot spot during the summer months, but did you ever wonder what happens to Ibiza when the crowds of noisy European students are gone? Well, it certainly doesn't hibernate, if that's what you had in mind. Actually, Ibiza can be a nice winter holiday destination. Even when the temperatures are low and the beaches seem deserted, Ibiza still enjoys the balmy Mediterranean weather and there are still enough visitors willing to fill the clubs and hotels for lower ... [ read more ]

Interesting facts and figures about Spanish football

Interesting facts and figures about Spanish football

There are few other countries where football is more popular and more widely appreciated by people of all ages than Spain. This Iberian country has also climbed the ladder of fame all the way up, with its national team and major football clubs gaining the most important competitions in the latest years. So no matter what the purpose of your visit, you are very likely to encounter some very passionate football supporters during your trip to Spain and maybe run into some street parties - as yo... [ 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 ]

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 ]

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 ]

Tips for attending Semana Santa in Seville

Tips for attending Semana Santa in Seville

Seville is known for many things, but few manage to bring together more attention and larger crowds then the Semana Santa manifestations. Taking place each year during the Holy Week (the week preceding Easter), the Semana Santa de Sevilla consists of a series of religious processions that are meant to commemorate the passions of Jesus Christ.  I hope these tips for attending Semana Santa in Seville will help you plan an unforgettable pilgrimage to this fabulous Spanish city: When to go If... [ read more ]