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Carry-On Suitcases Small Enough for Ryanair
Suitcases that fit Ryanair and easyJet flight requirements.
100 Reasons You’ll Never Be Bored in...
Top Hundred Things to Do Barcelona Spain. Reasons To Visit Barcelona Spain
How Strict Is the Ryanair Baggage Allowance?
How strict is the Ryanair baggage allowance? Surprising photos of how airport staff enforce Ryanair's baggage allowance.
Delicious 'Traditional' (Standard) Sangria Recipe
A recipe for the simplest form of sangria.
10 Things To Do in Barcelona
A list of the top ten things to do in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain.
Madrid to Barcelona: What's the Best Way to...
Details of how to get from Madrid to Barcelona (or from Barcelona to Madrid) by bus, train or plane.
Rain, Shine...or Snow? A Year-Round Guide to...
Weather in Spain. What the climate is like in various cities in Spain, including average temperatures and number of days of rainfall per month. What sort of weather to expect on your vacation.
10 Best Barcelona Beaches (Some Clothing-Option...
Top Ten Beaches In Barcelona. Barcelona Beaches Information. Best Beaches In Barcelona, Barceloneta, Mar Bella, Bogatell, Sitges, Summer Holidays.
AVE Trains in Spain
Information on the AVE high-speed train service that connects Madrid to Seville, Cordoba and Zaragoza, Barcelona and Malaga.
10 Spanish Must-Dos, from Gaudi to Granada
The best ten things to do in Spain, from eating tapas and trying authentic paella to visiting the best museums in Madrid and checking out La Sagrada Familia
Bullfighting in Spain Schedule 2014
Bullfighting in Spain Schedule 2014. Where to see los toros in Spain in 2014.
Semana Santa 2014
When is Semana Santa 2014? The dates for Semana Santa 2014 in Spain.
Spain's Top 10 Beaches Offer More Than Just Sun
A list of the best beaches in Spain.
Traveling to Spain for Easter? Learn About Holy...
What to expect at Semana Santa in Spain. Which cities are best for seeing Semana Santa in Spain
10 Spanish Dishes You Must Try at Least Once
Spanish Food. Check out the top Top 10 Spanish Dishes for any trip to Spain, a variety of dishes from around Spain.
10 Perfect Weekend Getaways in Spain
At a glance tourism guides on the best Spanish cities. What to do and where to go in Madrid, Barcelona, Granada, Seville, Valencia, Cadiz and Cordoba.
Day Trips from Madrid
Where to go on a day trip from Madrid. How to get there and what there is to do on the best Madrid day trips.
Destination Barcelona: 9 Day Trips You Don't...
Once you've exhausted all there is to do in Barcelona, where to go when you have a spare day. How to get there and what there is to do on the best day trips from Barcelona.
How to get the most out of Ryanair and easyJet...
How to beat Ryanair and easyJet's hand baggage restrictions.
May 2014 Events in Spain
May is the ideal month to visit Madrid; the temperatures are rising but they aren't quite at the unbearable levels they get to in June, July and August. There's also the small matter of the San Isidro festival - Madrid's biggest party.
Madrid by Bus or Train: What You Need to Know
Bus and train stations in Madrid. Where to catch your bus and train to cities around Spain.
100 Things to Do When You Visit Madrid
One hundred things to do in Madrid.
Does Spain Have Good Weather in May?
Find out about the Weather in Spain in May.
Barcelona Events in 2014
Check out this month-by-month calendar of events for 2014 for Barcelona, Spain's most famous city.
Do You Have to Tip in Spain?
Advice on one of the most popular questions about travel in Spain - should you tip?
What Exactly Is Pamplona’s Famed Running...
When is the Pamplona Running of the Bulls 2013? Dates and times of the San Fermin Festival, Pamplona, home to the Pamplona Running of the Bulls. When the Sanfermines take place.
Locations of Bus and Train Stations in Barcelona
Bus & train travel in Spain. Where are the bus and train stations in Barcelona?
How do you say 'Easter' in Spanish?
What is 'Easter' in Spanish? How do you say 'Easter' in Spanish
Spain Travel Budget - How Much Money You Need...
Some figures to help you budget yourself on your Spanish vacation
Top Ten Traditional Festivals in Spain
The ten essential traditional festivals in Spain. What to see and where to see Spain's biggest traditional festivals.
Top Ten Souvenirs from Spain
When planning your journey to Spain, be sure to only partly fill your bags – because you WILL be coming back with a lot of souvenirs. Avoid the tackiness overload by selecting from my top ten best souvenirs from Spain
From Trains to Planes, Your Easy Guide on How...
Details of how to get from Barcelona to Paris (or from Paris to Barcelona) by bus, train or plane.
Madrid or Barcelona?
Which is better, Madrid or Barcelona? See a run down of how Madrid beats Barcelona and how the Catalan city trumps the capital.
April 2014 Events in Spain
April in Spain is usually dominated by Semana Santa (Easter), with Seville the city that attracts the most crowds. A solemn affair by day, the Spanish usually manage to imbue proceedings with a little merriment by the time nightfalls.
Madrid Bullfighting Schedule and Tickets 2014
Find the schedule and tickets for bullfighting in Madrid in 2014.
Madrid to Seville by Train, Bus, Car and Flights
Details of how to get from Madrid to Seville (or from Seville to Madrid) by bus, train or plane.
10 Things Not to Do When You Visit Barcelona
How to avoid making the most obvious tourist mistakes in Barcelona, Spain.
How Do I Get from Malaga to Seville?
Details of how to get from Malaga to Seville (or from Seville to Malaga) by bus, train or plane.
European Airline Comparison
Hand Baggage Allowance for European airlines in 2013
Visiting Seville? Check Out These Things to Do...
Find out about 50 things to do in Seville.
National Public Holidays in Spain
A list of Spanish national holidays. Keep a note of which days are a public holiday in Spain.
Bullfighting in Seville Schedule 2014
Though Seville is one of the most famous cities for bullfighting in Spain, there are actually only bullfights in the city for a few weeks of the year.
How Long Does the Camino de Santiago Take?
How Long Does the Camino de Santiago Take? Find out about the length of time people take to do the Camino de Santiago.
Barcelona to Valencia by Train, Bus, Car and...
Details of how to get from Barcelona to Valencia (or from Valencia to Barcelona) by bus, train or plane.
How to Get to Figueres from Barcelona
How to get to Figueres when on a day trip from Barcelona
Excursions to Morocco from Spain
Tips on how to get to Morocco from Spain. Departure cities in Spain, arrival points in Spain, where to go, etc. Includes links to guided tours.
Do Spaniards Still Take Siestas?
The siesta in Spain. Does the siesta still exist in Spain and why?
Bus & Train Stations in Seville
Where are the bus and train stations in Seville, Spain? Address and contact details for Seville's bus and train stations.
How to Time Your Trip to Spain
Find out when is the best time to visit Spain.
Seville to Granada by Train, Bus, Car and Flights
Details of how to get from Seville to Granada (or from Granada to Seville) by bus, train or plane.
Which Airports are in Barcelona?
Find out which airports are in Barcelona. Information about Barcelona airport, Reus airport and Girona airport.
Weather in Spain in June
Find out about the weather in Spain in June.
Bilbao to San Sebastian by Train, Bus, Car and...
Details of how to get from Bilbao to San Sebastian (or from San Sebastian to Bilbao) by bus, train or plane.
Budget Travel Tips for Spain
Travel cheap in Spain. Top budget travel tips for visiting Spain as cheaply as possible. Get some top tips on how to travel cheaply in Spain.
Lisbon to Faro
How to Get from Lisbon to Faro. Spain Travel.
Madrid to Granada by Train, Bus, Car and Flights
Details of how to get from Madrid to Granada (or from Granada to Madrid) by bus, train or plane.
Top 5 Top Five Flamenco Artists
The best flamenco artists of all time, with links to buy their music.
Is Cannabis Legal in Spain?
Is Cannabis Legal in Spain? Spain Travel.
July 2014 Events in Spain
With so much going on in Spain's towns and villages every day, it's easy to miss some amazing festivities. There's nothing worse than coming into town just as the locals are tidying up from their festival. Read about the best events going on in July.
Toledo Tourist Guide
Toledo is just a short day trip from Madrid and is well worth escaping to after the hustle of Spain's capital. What to do in Toledo and how to get there from Madrid.
Madrid to Valencia by Train, Bus, Car and Flights
Details of how to get from Madrid to Valencia (or from Valencia to Madrid) by bus, train or plane.
How to get from Barcelona to Girona
How to get from Barcelona to Girona.
Worst Cities in Spain
What are the worst cities in Spain for tourists? Cities to avoid in Spain.
Things to Do in Valencia, Spain
Things to Do in Valencia.
Spain in October: Swimsuit, Umbrella...Or Both?
Find out about the Weather in Spain in October.
Montserrat - A Day Trip from Barcelona
What to do in Montserrat on a day trip from Barcelona. How to get to Montserrat from Barcelona.
June 2014 Events in Spain
There's nothing worse than arriving in a town as the locals are cleaning up from last week's festival. All the details on where to be in June to catch the best of the month's events.
Lisbon to Porto
How to Get from Lisbon to Porto by car, bus and train.
Bullfighting in Madrid
Madrid is one of the centers of bullfighting and the most important city for bullfighting outside of Andalusia. Read all about bullfighting in Madrid, including buying tickets to a bullfight in Madrid.
Maps of Spain
A series of maps of Spain to help you make your travel arrangements in Spain. Maps of cities, regions, trains, roads and airports in Spain. Page 2.
Weather in Spain in July
Find out about the Weather in Spain in July.
Barcelona to Granada by Train, Bus, Car and...
Details of how to get from Barcelona to Granada (or from Granada to Barcelona) by bus, train or plane.
Renting a Car in Spain
Should you rent a car in Spain? Advice on hiring a car in Spain. Links to Car Rental deals in Spain.
How to Get from Barcelona to Seville
Details of how to get from Barcelona to Seville (or from Seville to Barcelona) by bus, train or plane.
Will my American electrical appliances work in...
Electricity in Spain. Information on bringing electrical appliances into Spain. Will your American electrical appliance work in Spain and the rest of Europe?
Day Trips from Seville
Once you've exhausted all there is to do in Seville, where to go when you have a spare day. How to get there and what there is to do on the best day trips from Seville.
Barcelona Guide
Guide to Barcelona Spain. At-a-glance guide to Barcelona Spain, day trips from Barcelona, Barcelona hotels and Barcelona airport transfer information.
Las Ramblas: What to do on Las Ramblas
What is there to do on Las Ramblas in Barcelona, Spain. Find out here about the top ten things to do.
Avoid Paying Ryanair Extras
How to avoid paying Ryanair extras after you've paid for your flights.
Where is Madrid's sex district and is it safe?
Madrid's sex district and safety in the red light district in Madrid.
Using the Barcelona Metro
The Barcelona Metro is quick, cheap and efficient. How to get around on the excellent Barcelona public transport.
How Do I Get from Malaga to Granada?
Details of how to get from Malaga to Granada (or from Granada to Malaga) by bus, train or plane.
Festivals in Spain
Calendar of Events in Spain. What's on when around the country throughout the year. A month-by-month guide to what's going on in Spain.
Barcelona to San Sebastian by Train, Bus, Car...
Details of how to get from Barcelona to San Sebastian (or from San Sebastian to Barcelona) by bus, train or plane.
Weather in Spain in September
Find out about the Weather in Spain in September.
Barcelona to Nice by Train, Bus, Car and Flights
Details of how to get from Barcelona to Nice (or from Nice to Barcelona) by bus, train or plane.
Barcelona to Malaga by Train, Bus, Car and...
Details of how to get from Barcelona to Malaga (or from Malaga to Barcelona) by bus, train or plane.
Bullfighting Festivals in Spain
A short list of the most important bullfighting festivals in Spain. At these festivals you are almost guaranteed to be able to see a bullfight any day of the week!
Seville to Cordoba by Train, Bus, Car and Flights
Details of how to get from Seville to Cordoba (or from Cordoba to Seville) by bus, train or plane.
Top 10 Things to Do in Granada
What to do in Granada, including details of day trips from the city.
When Should I Visit Spain?
When to visit Spain. Month-by-month guide to the weather and events on in Spain to help you decide which season is the best to visit Spain.
Top Ten Free Things to Do in Madrid
Things to do in Madrid for free. Free sights, free activities, free museum entry - the best things to do in Spain's capital for free.
AVE Train Routes in Spain
Details of all the current AVE high speed train routes in Spain including travel times between each city. Includes times by train between Madrid and Seville and from Madrid to the coast
Barcelona to Marseille by Train, Bus, Car and...
Details of how to get from Barcelona to Marseille (or from Marseille to Barcelona) by bus, train or plane.
How to Get from Madrid to Toledo
Details of how to get from Madrid to Toledo (or from Toledo to Madrid) by bus, train or plane.
Flamenco in Barcelona
Flamenco shows in Barcelona. A list of the best shows for your visit to the Catalan capital.
How Long Should You Spend in Each City in Spain?
Planning your Spanish vacation. How long should you spend in each city in Spain?
How Do I Get from Malaga to Madrid?
Details of how to get from Malaga to Madrid (or from Madrid to Malaga) by bus, train or plane.
Suggested Itinerary for Madrid, Spain
A five-day suggested itinerary for your Madrid vacation. How to spend five days in Madrid
Ryanair Charges
Avoid Ryanair charges with this handy list of the top ten Ryanair fees.
Madrid Events in 2014
What's on in Madrid in 2014? Check out this list of events, by month.
Denied Boarding by Ryanair
Reasons Ryanair may deny boarding.
Madrid to Segovia
Details of how to get from Madrid to Segovia (or from Segovia to Madrid) by bus, train or plane.
Top Ten Free Activities in Barcelona
Free museums and sights in Barcelona. Which museums in Barcelona have free entry. The best free activities in Barcelona.
Alhambra Tickets
How to book your Alhambra tickets. With the number of tickets sold per day strictly limited, it is a good idea to book your Alhambra in advance.
April Weather in Spain
Find out about the Weather in Spain in April.
Direct Flights from the US to Spain
List of airlines that fly direct to Spain from the US and so avoiding a London stopover.
Ferries to Morocco
Ferries to Morocco. The best ferries to Morocco from Spain.
Train and Bus Stations in Lisbon
This list of trains and bus stations in Lisbon will make your travels through the Portuguese capital a much easier one.
How to Get from Girona Airport to Barcelona
Details on Girona airport, one of Ryanair's two 'Barcelona' airports, including airport transfers. Details on how to get from Girona to Barcelona.
Barrio Gòtico Barcelona
Things to Do in Barrio Gotico Barcelona, Information About Barrio Gotico Barcelona, Reasons to Visit Barrio Gotico Barcelona, Tourist Guide Barrio Gotico Barcelona, Barrio Gotico Barcelona info.
Lisbon to Seville
How to get from Lisbon to Seville
How to Get from Barcelona to Sitges
How to get from Barcelona to Sitges and what to do in Sitges when you get there.
How to get from Lisbon to Madrid
How to get from Lisbon to Madrid
The Most Romantic Holiday in Spain
Information about Sant Jordi Festival Barcelona. What to expect at Sant Jordi Festival Barcelona. What's on at Sant Jordi Festival Barcelona. Barcelona festivals Sant Jordi.
How to Get from Malaga to Cordoba
Details of how to get from Malaga to Cordoba (or from Cordoba to Malaga) by bus, train or plane.
Madrid Airport Transfer
How to get to and from Madrid's airport, with links to private transfers and information on public transport
How to Get from Barcelona to Bilbao
Details of how to get from Barcelona to Bilbao (or from Bilbao to Barcelona) by bus, train or plane.
Lisbon to Cascais
How to Get from Lisbon to Cascais. Transport information for taking a day trip from Lisbon to Cascais by train or car.
What kind of government does Spain have?
What kind of government does Spain have?
Which Languages are Spoken in Spain?
Which languages are spoken in Spain, both officially and unofficially.
Bullfighting in Spain
Love it or hate it, bullfighting is one of the most characteristic aspects of Spanish culture. Where and when to see a bullfight in Spain and how to get tickets in each of the major bullfighting cities of Spain.
Segovia Tourist Guide
Segovia, with its famous aqueduct and fairytale castle is just a short day trip from Madrid and is worth a visit. What to do in Segovia and how to get there from Madrid.
When Should you Eat Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner...
When should you eat breakfast, lunch and dinner in Spain?
Traveling on the Madrid Metro
How to use the Madrid Metro (also known as the subway, underground or tube). Includes types of tickets available and money saving tips.
Advantages & Disadvantages of Traveling by...
The advantages and disadvantages of traveling by train in Spain. A comparison of traveling by bus and train in Spain.
When is the Feria de Abril 2014?
The Feria de Abril, also known as the Feria de Sevilla, is Seville's biggest party week and follows the sombre devotion of Semana Santa.
Malaga to Ronda | How to Get to from Malaga to...
How to Get to from Malaga to Ronda by Bus, Car and Train
Spain Tours from Madrid - Top Picks
Spain tours from Madrid. Tours departing from Madrid, organized by duration. Whether you have time for just a day trip, two days, three days, four days or five days, you'll find something here.
Seville to Cadiz by Train, Bus, Car and Flights
Details of how to get from Seville to Cadiz (or from Cadiz to Seville) by bus, train or plane.
What is Hierbabuena and How is it Different...
Hierbabuena and menta are different things in Spain, but both are generally translated into 'mint' in English. So what's the difference?
The Best Beaches in Valencia, Costa Blanca
Valencia has a beach, but it isn't the best beach in the region. Why not take a bus to some of the truly good beaches near Valencia?
Shopping in Madrid
Where to go shopping in Madrid, the capital of Spain. details of where to find the biggest markets (such as the Rastro).
Top Ten Things To Do In Gracia Barcelona
Top ten things to do in Gracia, Barcelona. Find out about the best things to do in Gracia, Barcelona. Shopping, plazas, Gaudi architecture and other things to do in Gracia, Barcelona.
How to Get from Madrid to Salamanca by Train,...
Details of how to get from Madrid to Salamanca (or from Salamanca to Madrid) by bus, train or plane.
Cadiz City Guide
Located on a tiny peninsula on the south coast of Spain, Cadiz has an excellent climate all year round, some great beaches and a very pleasant old town. Find out all about what to do and where to go.
Events in Spain in August
With so much going on in Spain's towns and villages every day, it's easy to miss some amazing festivities. There's nothing worse than coming into town just as the locals are tidying up from their festival. Read about the best events going on in August.
Driving in Spain
Driving in Spain is not the safest form of transport. However, driving in Spain offers you more freedom than using public transport, so its worth considering. Follow this advice to stay safe and stay legal.
Malaga Day Trips
Malaga Day Trips. Where to go on a day trip from Malaga
Barcelona Metro Map
Download and print a Barcelona Metro Map.
How to Make the Perfect Gin & Tonic...
How to make the perfect Gin & Tonic (Spanish Style).
Which Cities to See Semana Santa in Spain?
Semana Santa in Spain. Which cities to go to in Spain during Semana Santa. Not only Seville, but also Zamora, Valladolid and Toledo.
Large Map of Spain - Index
A huge map of Spain's regions and cities.
Weather in Spain in December
Find out about the Weather in Spain in December.
Malaga to Morocco
Malaga to Morocco. How to Get from Malaga to Morocco by guided tour and public transport.
September Festivals & Fiestas in Spain
Calendar of festivals in Spain in September, because there's nothing worse than arriving in a town as the locals are cleaning up from last week's festival. All the details on where to be in September to catch the best of the month's festivals, fiestas and ferias.
Madrid to Cordoba by Train, Bus, Car and Flights
Details of how to get from Madrid to Cordoba (or from Cordoba to Madrid) by bus, train or plane.
Weather in Spain in August
Find out about the Weather in Spain in August.
Camino de Santiago: Month by Month
What to expect of the Camino de Santiago in each month of the year.

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