Most Popular Summer Events in Barcelona

Most Popular Summer Events in Barcelona

With its lively beaches and numerous events, Barcelona makes a brilliant destination for the summer that has just started. At this time of the year, the city's beaches and narrow historic streets are filled with tourists and joie de vivre. There is something going on every day in Barcelona is summer, and even in the lack of major events there will still be plenty of gigs, impromptu parties and street entertainment. So what exactly is there to see in Barcelona at this time of the year? Wel... [ read more ]

Most Spectacular Natural Attractions in Southern Spain

Most Spectacular Natural Attractions in Southern Spain

The south of Spain has much tourist appeal, and this is no wonder considering all the blue-flagged beaches, historic cities and resorts that can be found here. Chic nightclubs and an unbelievable amount of sunny days add even more charm to the region. But there is even more to explore in this amazing region, blessed with incredible natural beauties. Should you be a holidaymaker in Spain with a taste for adventure, then it is very important that you keep on reading. The following attractio... [ read more ]

Fabulous early summer destinations in Spain

Fabulous early summer destinations in Spain

Will your summer holiday start early this year? Well, that is great news, as you are likely to pay much less for your vacation in May or early June than you would usually pay during high season. Not to mention the lack of crowds and queues. And if your chosen destination is Spain, then you will most probably enjoy some good weather, too. Spain, especially in the southern part, is fabulous at this time of the year. The weather is warm but not hot, and the beaches are not too crowded. So st... [ read more ]

Family activities in and around Granada

Family activities in and around Granada

Okay, so you have arrived in Granada, seen its architectural marvels, strolled along its historic streets. You still have a few days to spend in this splendid Andalusian city and you are out of ideas. Don't worry, there are plenty of things to do and experience here, so there are actually very little chances to get bored. Traveling with kids might seem to complicate things apparently, but that's just an illusion - or at least when it comes to Granada. Granada can be very kid-friendly if y... [ read more ]

Tips for Spending Easter in Ibiza

Tips for Spending Easter in Ibiza

Here's a thought on your Easter break: why not spend it somewhere warm? Somewhere where traditions have been solemnly carried out for centuries, where it is warm enough for a picnic by the sea, and where people are always cheerful...Somewhere like Ibiza. Ibiza, the party island, goes through a radical transformation around Easter. Like in many parts of Spain, Semana Santa manifestations are held in Ibiza. In parallel with these, a new party season starts, as clubs open up their doors to s... [ read more ]

Day Trips around Barcelona

Day Trips around Barcelona

If you are lucky enough to be visiting Barcelona and spend there at least one week, then sooner or later you will start wondering what is there to find outside the city's limits. Well, the truth is that the vicinities of Barcelona can be just as gorgeous as the city itself. Also, the transport network that connects the Catalan capital to the neighboring attractions makes it quite easy to plan some memorable day trips around Barcelona. As for the possible destinations of these day trips, ... [ read more ]

Top 5 Beaches on Costa del Sol

Top 5 Beaches on Costa del Sol

With record hours of sunshine, Southern Spain is among the best beach destinations in Europe. Advertised as 'Costa del Sol' (Sunny Coast), the area between Marbella and Malaga is much-appreciated for its blue-flagged beaches, but also for the numerous facilities and hotels available to tourists. The proverbial nightlife also makes the region a favorite among European youths. No matter what your reason tho visit this popular region, it is always useful to know which are the top 5 beaches on C... [ read more ]

Guide to visiting Alhambra Palace

Guide to visiting Alhambra Palace

The main attraction in Granada, Alhambra Palace is splendid and truly unique sample of Moorish architecture. Situated upon a small hill near the Andalusian city of Granada, Alhambra is an elegant combination of delicate arabesques, impenetrable stone walls and hidden gardens. Due to several restoration projects, Alhambra also managed to preserve much of its former glory, so no wonder that the thousands of tourists who came here every day are so amazed by its beauty. But there is also a pract... [ read more ]

Budget travel in Ibiza

Budget travel in Ibiza

The ultramarine waters of secluded little coves, the lively beaches and the perpetual crowds of 24h party people seem emblematic for the island of Ibiza. This beautiful Mediterranean island has become the ultimate summer destination for European students and youngsters: its hype parties and picturesque beaches have long gained international fame. But how affordable is the party capital of Europe for the pocket of the average student? Well, I would dare saying that budget travel in Ibiza is i... [ read more ]

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 ]