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 ]

Chic winter resorts in Northern Spain

Chic winter resorts in Northern Spain

You might think of Spain as the place to sunbathe and party, but it is equally true that Spain can be a pretty decent ski destination. Spain is a big enough country to encompass several mountain ranges, among which the spectacular Pyrenees which create a natural border between Spain and France. A few smaller resorts can also be found close to Madrid, in the regions of Leon and Cantabria. One important thing to remember is that, although the Spanish ski resorts are not as impressive and popul... [ 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 ]

Scenic Hiking Trails in Northern Spain

Scenic Hiking Trails in Northern Spain

Hiking might not be the first activity you envision when thinking about Spain, but the reality is that Spain is a big country with very diverse nature and therefore plenty of places that hikers can explore. Spain has several mountainous areas but the Northern Spain with the Pyrenees is probably the most spectacular. The following scenic hiking trails in Northern Spain are well-known among Spanish hikers (and not only) and represent a great starting point for anyone interested to explore ... [ read more ]

Tips for Visiting Mount Teide National Park

Tips for Visiting Mount Teide National Park

Also dubbed the “Island of Eternal Spring”, the island of Tenerife is undoubtly one of Europe’s prime beach destinations. But in addition to great weather and superb beaches, the island has also been blessed with what came to represent the most visited national park in Europe: Mount Teide National Park. The volcanic peak of Mt. Teide dominates the landscape of Tenerife – with an altitude of 3718 meters, this is not only the tallest mountain in the canaries, but also the tallest in Sp... [ read more ]

Most Spectacular National Parks in Spain

Most Spectacular National Parks in Spain

Despite its apparent dryness, Spain is a vast country with a very diverse geography. While beaches seem the greatest natural asset of this sunny peninsula, nature lovers should know that Spain also has few spectacular mountainous areas, especially in the north. Actually, a quick inventory of national parks in Spain will reveal a surprising mix of natural features and assets, from snow-capped peaks to aquatic eco-systems. Make it a hiker, a biologists or just a curious tourists, no visitor of Spa... [ read more ]

Discover Rural Spain

Discover Rural Spain

One of the things that make Spain such a great vacation destination is that it somehow has them all: the   sunny beaches, the never sleeping cities and the quaint old villages. Rural Spain offers you just as much charm and history as the rustling Barcelona. Part of this specific charm lies in the multitude of landscapes and lifestyles that Spanish countryside displays. Far from the cosmopolitan atmosphere typical for the big cities, rural Spin uncovers another type of diversity, on rooted in it... [ read more ]