Best private golf clubs in Spain

Best private golf clubs in Spain

Spain might be best known for its bull fight and fiestas, but this does not mean that a sport like golf cannot be practiced in Spain. Quite the contrary: with its warm weather and numerous resorts, Spain offers hundreds of golf courses, often of very good quality. Nevertheless, golf players might be a bit picky about golf courses, especially in the intend to go on a golf holiday. Have no fear: some of the golf courses we present in this post are top notch, and worthy of a golf champion. F... [ read more ]

Spain's Best Extreme Sports Competitions

Spain’s Best Extreme Sports Competitions

Adventurers and thrill seekers might be wondering what can the country of flamenco, tapas, fiestas and beautiful beaches offer them in terms of extreme sports. Well, quite a lot, actually. Spain can be a fabulous extreme sports destination, with the condition that you know where to look for. While most of Spain's big cities will have at least one skate park, the country's mountains and beach resorts are the usual suspects when it comes to adventure travel and extreme sports. If, by any ch... [ 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 ]

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 ]

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 ]

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 ]

Best water sports destinations in Spain

Best water sports destinations in Spain

Water sports fans shouldn’t avoid Spain just because it seems like the place where you just lay in the sun after a crazy fiesta night. Actually, exactly because of its beaches and numerous beach resorts, Spain is a great place to try out windsurfing, boating, scuba diving or many other water-related sports and activities. Also, one has to take into consideration that Spain, probably more than any other European country, has the great advantage of offering some all year round beach resorts ... [ read more ]

Popular Leisure Time Activities in Spain

Popular Leisure Time Activities in Spain

A trip to Spain is always a great occasion to have some fun and make all worries seem less troublesome than a soap bubble. A trip to the beach and a night out in a fancy club would usually do it, but one shouldn’t go ahead imagining that partying and lying in the sun are the only ways in which a Spaniard can have fun. There are numerous other ways to have fun in Spain, which is why today I’ve decided to tell you a little bit about some popular leisure time activities in Spain: Walking ... [ read more ]

Top Five Ski Resorts in Spain

Top Five Ski Resorts in Spain

Praised for its beaches and Mediterranean climate, Spain is often underestimated as a possible ski destinations. The truth is, however, that Spain has some pretty nice ski resorts, some of which are situated in the southernmost, warmest part of the peninsula! Considering a ski trip to Spain as a possible alternative the classical Swiss Alps winter excursion can have multiple advantages: first and most, there might not be as many tourists; secondly, prices in Spain tend to be lower than in Fr... [ read more ]