Amazing Beaches in Northern Spain

Amazing Beaches in Northern Spain

The sun-kissed beaches on Costa del Sol, Costa Blanca and Costa Tropical have transformed Spain into one of Europe's top holiday destination - if not the first. However, if you are looking for some truly spectacular beaches and some less crowded resorts, then you should turn your attention to the Northern part of Spain. Regions like Cantabria, Galicia and the Basque Country can be a continuous source of surprised for those willing to explore their rugged coasts. Here, mountains and sea ma... [ 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 ]

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 ]