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Spain in October: Swimsuit, Umbrella...Or Both?
Find out about the Weather in Spain in October.
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.
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.
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.
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.
If you could see just ONE sight in each Spanish...
If you only had a few hours in each city in Spain, where should you go?
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
Everything You Need to Know About High-Speed...
Information on the AVE high-speed train service that connects Madrid to Seville, Cordoba and Zaragoza, Barcelona and Malaga.
Do You Have to Tip in Spain?
Advice on one of the most popular questions about travel in Spain - should you tip?
What's the December Weather Like in Spain?
Find out about the Weather in Spain in December.
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.
100 Things to Do When You Visit Madrid
One hundred things to do in Madrid.
From Cathedrals to Crypts: 20 Unforgettable Day...
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.
Weather in Spain in November
Find out about the Weather in Spain in November.
Spain's Top 10 Beaches Offer More Than Just Sun
A list of the best beaches in Spain.
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.
Visiting Spain in October? Check out what's...
Complete listings of festivals, fiestas and ferias in Spain in October, 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 October to catch the best of the month's events.
Where are the bullfighting festivals in Spain?
Bullfighting in Spain Schedule 2014. Where to see los toros in Spain in 2014.
Best of Spain: Places, Events and Food You...
Read about the best of Spain: cities, regions, festivals, food, drinks etc.
When Did Mexico Gain Independence from Spain?
When Did Mexico Gain Independence from Spain?
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
Which is better: 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.
100 Reasons You'll Never Be Bored in Barcelona
Top Hundred Things to Do Barcelona Spain. Reasons To Visit Barcelona Spain
Madrid to Seville: How to Get There by Bus,...
Details of how to get from Madrid to Seville (or from Seville to Madrid) by bus, train or plane.
The museums can wait. Here's what's happening...
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.
Carry-On Suitcases Small Enough for Ryanair and...
Suitcases that fit Ryanair and easyJet flight requirements.
Make your journey from Malaga to Seville a...
Details of how to get from Malaga to Seville (or from Seville to Malaga) by bus, train or plane.
What's the Best Way to Get from Barcelona to...
Details of how to get from Barcelona to Paris (or from Paris to Barcelona) by bus, train or plane.
10 Things To Do in Barcelona
A list of the top ten things to do in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain.
Madrid's Sex District: Where Is It, and Is It...
Madrid's sex district and safety in the red light district in Madrid.
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.
Do Spaniards Still Take Siestas?
The siesta in Spain. Does the siesta still exist in Spain and why?
How to Time Your Trip to Spain
Find out when is the best time to visit Spain.
How to Travel from Seville to Granada
Details of how to get from Seville to Granada (or from Granada to Seville) by bus, train or plane.
How to Set Your Travel Budget for Spain
Some figures to help you budget yourself on your Spanish vacation
How Long Does Spain's 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.
Locations of Bus and Train Stations in Barcelona
Bus & train travel in Spain. Where are the bus and train stations in Barcelona?
50 Things to Do in Seville Organized by...
Visiting Seville? There's no chance you'll get bored with this list of 50 things to do in the city, including Seville Cathedral, bullfighting and much more.
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.
What Kind of Weather Does Spain Have in...
Find out about the weather in September in some of Spain's main cities, including Madrid, Barcelona, Andalusia, and Northern and Northwest Spain.
Where to Find Madrid Bullfighting Events and...
Find the schedule and tickets for bullfighting in Madrid in 2014.
Day Trips and Tours From Barcelona, Spain
Spain Tours from Barcelona. A list of tours, from one day to five days, from Barcelona in Spain.
Going from Lisbon to Faro: 4 Ways to Get There
How to Get from Lisbon to Faro. Spain Travel.
What Languages Do People Speak in Spain?
Which languages are spoken in Spain, both officially and unofficially.
10 Things Not to Do When You Visit Barcelona
How to avoid making the most obvious tourist mistakes in Barcelona, Spain.
Getting from Bilbao to San Sebastian: 3 Good...
Details of how to get from Bilbao to San Sebastian (or from San Sebastian to Bilbao) by bus, car or train.
When Should You Visit Spain? Pros and Cons of...
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.
How to Get from Madrid to Toledo, by Car, Bus,...
Details of how to get from Madrid to Toledo (or from Toledo to Madrid) by bus, train or plane.
Where Can You Find Bus and Train Stations in...
Where are the bus and train stations in Seville, Spain? Address and contact details for Seville's bus and train stations.
Tipping in Spain Survey
Tipping in Spain Survey. Spain Travel.
Lisbon to Porto
Trying to figure out how to travel from Lisbon to Porto, Portugal? This guide provides details on how to get to Porto by plane, train, or car.
What is Spain Like in Winter?
Find out what Spain is like in winter.
Getting from Madrid to Granada: Your 5 Travel...
Details of how to get from Madrid to Granada (or from Granada to Madrid) by bus, train or plane.
Why Figueres Is a Great Day Trip from Barcelona
How to get to Figueres when on a day trip from Barcelona
Iberia Contact Details
Details of how to contact Iberia, the Spanish airline.
Love bullfighting? Hate it? Just curious? Find...
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.
Is Cannabis Legal in Spain? Here's What You...
Is cannabis legal in Spain? Stay safe and stay legal with this Spain travel advice.
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 January
Find out about the Weather in Spain in January.
How to Get from Barcelona to Girona (and Enjoy...
How to get from Barcelona to Girona.
On a Budget? Don't Miss the Top 10 Free Things...
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.
Go from Madrid to Valencia by Train, Bus, Car,...
Details of how to get from Madrid to Valencia (or from Valencia to Madrid) by bus, train or plane.
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.
Fantastic Tours of Spain You Can Take from Madrid
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.
Your Complete Guide to Visiting Barcelona
Guide to Barcelona Spain. At-a-glance guide to Barcelona Spain, day trips from Barcelona, Barcelona hotels and Barcelona airport transfer information.
Cut Your Spending in Spain with These 10 Budget...
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.
What Kind of Government Does Spain Have?
What kind of government does Spain have?
What ARE tapas? What IS tapas? Confused? You...
A definition of tapas - what tapas is, what tapas is not and a little on the history of tapas.
Your Complete Guide to 2014 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.
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.
Spain in February: What Kind of Weather Should...
Find out about the Weather in Spain in February.
Got 5 days in Madrid? Here's how to spend them
A five-day suggested itinerary for your Madrid vacation. How to spend five days in Madrid
8 Fun Facts about Spanish Culture
Interesting facts about Spanish culture, including laws on nudity, languages of Spain and what flamenco is.
How to get the most out of Ryanair and easyJet...
How to beat Ryanair and easyJet's hand baggage restrictions.
Getting from Seville to Cordoba: 4 Great Travel...
Details of how to get from Seville to Cordoba (or from Cordoba to Seville) by bus, train or plane.
How to Take a Day Trip from Spain to Morrocco
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.
Best Cities in November in Spain
Where to Go in November in Spain. The best places to visit in Spain in November.
Your Guide to Getting from Barcelona to Seville
Details of how to get from Barcelona to Seville (or from Seville to Barcelona) by bus, train or plane.
What Kind of Weather Will You Find in Spain in...
Find out about the Weather in Spain in March.
Top 10 Things to Do in Granada
What to do in Granada, including details of day trips from the city.
Don't Go Here: The 8 Worst Cities in Spain
What are the worst cities in Spain for tourists? These are the places to avoid when visiting Spain.
Where Can You See a Bullfight 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.
How Do You Get from Barcelona to Valencia? 4...
Details of how to get from Barcelona to Valencia (or from Valencia to Barcelona) by bus, train or plane.
Which Airports Are In or Near Barcelona?
Find out which airports are in Barcelona. Information about Barcelona airport, Reus airport and Girona airport.
Lisbon to Seville
Trying to figure out how to travel from Lisbon to Seville, Spain? This guide provides details on how to get to Seville by plane, train, or car.
12 Amazing 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.
Connecting Iberia: Travel Between Madrid and...
Trying to figure out how to travel from Lisbon to Madrid, Spain? This guide provides details on how to get to Madrid by plane, train, or car.
When Do Spanish Restaurants Serve Breakfast,...
When should you eat breakfast, lunch and dinner in Spain?
Madrid Weather in October
Averages don't tell the whole story. What is weather really like in October in Madrid?
Getting from Malaga to Cordoba: Your 4 Options
Details of how to get from Malaga to Cordoba (or from Cordoba to Malaga) by bus, train or plane.
Nudist Beaches in Barcelona
Nudist Beaches in Barcelona, Spain.
Bullfighting Festivals in Spain: Where and When...
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!
Your 5 Travel Options for Getting from...
Details of how to get from Barcelona to Granada (or from Granada to Barcelona) by bus, train or plane.
How to Take a Day Trip from Madrid to Segovia
Details of how to get from Madrid to Segovia (or from Segovia to Madrid) by bus, train or plane.
Where to Go in December in Spain
Where to Go in December in Spain
The 10 Best Drinks to Try in Spain
Should you get sangria while in Spain? Learn more about sangria and other drinks in Spain.
How Can You Get from Malaga to Madrid? Your 5...
Details of how to get from Malaga to Madrid (or from Madrid to Malaga) by bus, train or plane.
2) Bota (Leather Wine Bottle)
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. Page 9.
How to Get to Downtown Madrid from the Airport
Learn how to transfer from Madrid's airport to the center of the city, with links to private transfers and information on public transportation.
4 Ways to Get from Barcelona to Malaga
Details of how to get from Barcelona to Malaga (or from Malaga to Barcelona) by bus, train or plane.
Options for Getting to Granada from Malaga
Get advice on traveling by plane, train, bus, and automobile between the Andalusian cities of Malaga and Granada, and where to travel to from Granada.
How to Get from Madrid to Salamanca: Your 3...
Details of how to get from Madrid to Salamanca (or from Salamanca to Madrid) by bus, train or plane.
What to Know About 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.
3) Saffron
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. Page 8.
10 Ryanair Charges You Can Avoid
Avoid Ryanair charges with this handy list of the top ten Ryanair fees.
Your Essential Guide to 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.
ATMs (Cash Machines) in Spain
There are plenty of ATMs (cash machines) in Spain and they all take foreign cards. That includes VISA, Cirrus, Citibank, and American Express.
Large Map of Spain - Index
A huge map of Spain's regions and cities.
4) Kukuxumusu T-Shirt
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. Page 7.
Visiting Toledo: Have a Day of Adventure in the...
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.
How to Get from Barcelona to Sitges
How to get from Barcelona to Sitges and what to do in Sitges when you get there.
Don't Miss Spain's Biggest Party: Valencia's...
Details of when Las Fallas in Valencia takes place in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013.
Taking a Night Train in Spain
Take a fun night train in Spain and save time and accommodation costs in the process!
Barcelona Weather in October
Averages don't half the story. What is weather really like in October in Barcelona?
Barcelona Events in 2014
Check out this month-by-month calendar of events for 2014 for Barcelona, Spain's most famous city.
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.
Spain's Top 5 Flamenco Artists
The best flamenco artists of all time, with links to buy their music.
Where Can You Find Direct Flights from the U.S....
List of airlines that fly direct to Spain from the US and so avoiding a London stopover.
What's the Best Way to Get from Madrid to San...
Details of how to get from Madrid to San Sebastian (or from San Sebastian to Madrid) by bus, train or plane.
European Airline Comparison
Checked Baggage Allowance and Fees. How much major European airlines charge for checked luggage and the permitted dimensions and weight.
How Long Should You Spend in Each City in Spain?
Planning your Spanish vacation. How long should you spend in each city in Spain?
7) Spanish Fan
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. Page 4.
Driving in Spain: What to Know Before You Get...
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.
How to Get from Paris to Madrid: Your 4 Options
How to get from Paris to Madrid by bus, train, plane and car.
Will Your American Appliances Work in Spain?
Electricity in Spain. Information on bringing electrical appliances into Spain. Will your American electrical appliance work in Spain and the rest of Europe?
How to Get to the 'pueblo blanco' (white...
Ronda is not the easiest place to get to in Spain. A good idea is to take a guided tour or follow our additional travel tips.
Visiting Malaga is great, but visiting these 8...
Malaga Day Trips. Where to go on a day trip from Malaga
3 Options for Getting from Barcelona to...
Details of how to get from Barcelona to Marseille (or from Marseille to Barcelona) by bus, train or plane.
Is it Safe & Practical to Hitchhike in Spain?
Advice on hitchhiking in Spain, including safety advice and practical suggestions.
Like Spanish wine? Then check out a wine tour...
Wine tours from various cities in Spain. Explore Spanish wine regions La Rioja and Ribera del Duero from Madrid, Barcelona, Bilbao, San Sebastian and more. Including wine tastings.
How to Get From Granada to Cordoba
How to Get from Granada to Cordoba by bus, car and train.
Spanish Flag
See flags of Spain, including the historic republic of Spain flag, the Andalusia flag, as well as those of Catalonia, Galicia, Asturias, the Basque Country, La Rioja, Aragon, Navarra, Castilla y Leon, Castilla-La Mancha, Murcia, Extremadura, Melilla, Ceuta, the Canary Islands, the Balearic Islands
Getting from Madrid to Cordoba: Your 4 Travel...
Details of how to get from Madrid to Cordoba (or from Cordoba to Madrid) by bus, train or plane.
Pros and Cons of Train Travel in Spain
The advantages and disadvantages of traveling by train in Spain. A comparison of traveling by bus and train in Spain.
Getting from Barcelona to San Sebastian by...
Details of how to get from Barcelona to San Sebastian (or from San Sebastian to Barcelona) by bus, train or plane.
Malaga to Morocco
Malaga to Morocco. How to Get from Malaga to Morocco by guided tour and public transport.
How to Make the Perfect Gin & Tonic...
How to make the perfect Gin & Tonic (Spanish Style).
Why Costa Natura in Andalusia, Spain, Is a...
Find out about the naturist village in Andalusia, Spain. Learn about nudism and naturism in Andalusia.
Why Barcelona's Metro Is the Best Way to Get...
The Barcelona Metro is quick, cheap and efficient. How to get around on the excellent Barcelona public transport.
Camino de Santiago: Your Monthly Guide to...
What to expect of the Camino de Santiago in each month of the year.
Shopping in Madrid
Madrid is the best city in Spain to go shopping. Here are details on where to find all the best shopping malls and districts in Madrid.
Faro to Seville
How to Get from Faro to Seville. Spain Travel.
The museums can wait, here are the biggest...
What's on in Madrid in 2014? Check out this list of events, by month.
AVE Train Routes in Spain: Your Guide to a...
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
The Top 10 Adventures on Las Ramblas
What is there to do on Las Ramblas in Barcelona, Spain. Find out here about the top ten things to do.
Segovia is one of the best day trips you can...
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.
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