Guide to Cheap Transport Around Barcelona

Guide to Cheap Transport Around Barcelona

One of the unwritten rules of traveling says that the more popular a city, the bigger the prices that tourists are expected to pay. If this is true, than we should expect Barcelona, one of the most visited European cities, to be quite expensive. Which is not necessarily true. I mean, yeah, Barcelona can be quite pricey, but it also has a very budget-friendly side - which you can easily take advantage of if you know a few tricks. This is why I believe my guide to cheap transport around Barcel... [ 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 ]

Where to Stay in Granada

Where to Stay in Granada

With the grandiose Alhambra is its landmark attraction, Granada enjoys a constant flow of tourists, who are ready to travel all the way to the city in Southern Spain just to admire the Moorish works of art. And those for had the chance to awe at the marvels of Granada will confirm that it is worth the effort. Of course, even if you just want to see the Alhambra, chances are that you will still have to spend at least one night in Granada. But this is usually no problem, as there are plenty... [ read more ]

Best music bars in Madrid

Best music bars in Madrid

With a laid-back atmosphere and plenty of bars, restaurants and nightclubs, Madrid has long earned its place among Europe's best party destinations. A night out in Madrid usually happens in two stages: stage 1 - meet you friends for some tapas and a couple of beers (cerveza); stage 2 - hit the dance floor in a trendy club. Of course, this is not what Madrid nightlife is all about. Some people prefer concerts to dancing and live music to DJ sessions, but even so, Madrid won't disappoint them.... [ read more ]

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 ]

Famous Streets in Madrid

Famous Streets in Madrid

In a big city like Madrid, with more attractions than the regular-size holiday will ever allow enough time to visit, wandering around with no apparent purpose can be the best way to discover the city's true face. However, even the most adventurous tourist, the kind that would never buy a travel guide and hates carrying a map, will need some minimal guiding lines. Knowing which are the most famous neighborhoods or areas in a city will certainly ease your job. Also, most European cities tend t... [ 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 ]

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 ]

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 ]