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 ]

Shopper's Guide to Barcelona

Shopper’s Guide to Barcelona

Unlike its rival city Madrid, Barcelona offers a totally different shoppers experience. It’s true that most of the brands you will find here are the same as in Madrid (and, if we come to think about it, like in most European city, expecting the Spanish brands, of course) – but the unique architecture of Barcelona will impregnate your shopping experience with history. Those of you willing to shop with style and go bargain hunting among narrow, baroque streets can as well start with my brief s... [ read more ]

Bargain Shopping in Madrid

Bargain Shopping in Madrid

Althought Madrid in not quite the first among the well-established capitals of fashion, it’s a great place to shop for the average tourists. Compared to other Western European capitals, Madrid offers the same boutiques and brand stores, at slightly smaller prices. Plus, there are plenty of national brands of clothes and shoes that are little known on the international markets. For the bargain hunting shopper in each of us, here’s my guide to bargain shopping in Madrid: Trendy Brands and... [ read more ]