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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.
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.
What's the December Weather Like in Spain?
Find out about the Weather in Spain in December.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
Delicious 'Traditional' (Standard) Sangria Recipe
A recipe for the simplest form of sangria.
Do You Have to Tip in Spain?
Advice on one of the most popular questions about travel in Spain - should you tip?
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.
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.
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.
Spain's Must-See Small Towns
If you only had a few hours in each city in Spain, where should you go?
Weather in Spain in November
Find out about the Weather in Spain in November.
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.
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.
Do Spaniards Still Take Siestas?
The siesta in Spain. Does the siesta still exist in Spain and why?
100 Things to Do When You Visit Madrid
One hundred things to do in Madrid.
Madrid's Sex District: Where Is It, and Is It...
Madrid's sex district and safety in the red light district in Madrid.
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
100 Reasons You'll Never Be Bored in Barcelona
Top Hundred Things to Do Barcelona Spain. Reasons To Visit Barcelona Spain
Spain's Top 10 Beaches Offer More Than Just Sun
A list of the best beaches in Spain.
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.
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.
Carry-On Suitcases Small Enough for Ryanair and...
Suitcases that fit Ryanair and easyJet flight requirements.
10 Things To Do in Barcelona
A list of the top ten things to do in Barcelona, Catalonia, 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.
Where are the bullfighting festivals in Spain?
Bullfighting in Spain Schedule 2014. Where to see los toros in Spain in 2014.
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.
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.
How to Set Your Travel Budget for Spain
Some figures to help you budget yourself on your Spanish vacation
What Kind of Government Does Spain Have?
What kind of government does Spain have?
What is Spain Like in Winter?
Find out what Spain is like in winter.
How to Time Your Trip to Spain
Find out when is the best time to visit 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.
Spain in February: What Kind of Weather Should...
Find out about the Weather in Spain in February.
Locations of Bus and Train Stations in Barcelona
Bus & train travel in Spain. Where are the bus and train stations in Barcelona?
What Kind of Weather Will You Find in Spain in...
Find out about the Weather in Spain in March.
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.
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.
Going from Lisbon to Faro: 4 Ways to Get There
How to Get from Lisbon to Faro. Spain Travel.
Weather in Spain in January
Find out about the Weather in Spain in January.
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.
What Languages Do People Speak in Spain?
Which languages are spoken in Spain, both officially and unofficially.
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.
Is Cannabis Legal in Spain? Here's What You...
Is cannabis legal in Spain? Stay safe and stay legal with this Spain travel advice.
Spain in October: Swimsuit, Umbrella...Or Both?
Find out about the Weather in Spain in October.
The 10 Best Drinks to Try in Spain
Should you get sangria while in Spain? Learn more about sangria and other drinks in Spain.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Where to Go in December in Spain
Where to Go in December in Spain
Tipping in Spain Survey
Tipping in Spain Survey. Spain Travel.
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.
10 Things Not to Do When You Visit Barcelona
How to avoid making the most obvious tourist mistakes in Barcelona, Spain.
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.
How to Get from Madrid to Bilbao in Spain
Trying to figure out how to travel from Madrid to Bilbao, Spain? This guide provides details on how to get to Bilbao by plane, train, or car.
Why Figueres Is a Great Day Trip from Barcelona
How to get to Figueres when on a day trip from Barcelona
When Do Spanish Restaurants Serve Breakfast,...
When should you eat breakfast, lunch and dinner in 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.
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.
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.
What to Know About Spain's 4 Major Soccer Teams
With most clubs now celebrating their centenaries, some clubs have become as famous as they cities they represent.
How to Get from Barcelona to Girona (and Enjoy...
How to get from Barcelona to Girona.
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.
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.
Top 10 Things to Do in Granada
What to do in Granada, including details of day trips from the city.
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.
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.
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.
Best Cities in November in Spain
Where to Go in November in Spain. The best places to visit in Spain in November.
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.
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
Where to Find Madrid Bullfighting Events and...
Find the schedule and tickets for bullfighting in Madrid in 2014.
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.
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.
Spain's Top 5 Flamenco Artists
The best flamenco artists of all time, with links to buy their music.
Don't Miss Spain's Biggest Party: Valencia's...
Details of when Las Fallas in Valencia takes place in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013.
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.
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.
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.
Large Map of Spain - Index
A huge map of Spain's regions and cities.
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.
8 Fun Facts about Spanish Culture
Interesting facts about Spanish culture, including laws on nudity, languages of Spain and what flamenco is.
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.
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.
How to get the most out of Ryanair and easyJet...
How to beat Ryanair and easyJet's hand baggage restrictions.
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.
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.
Camino de Santiago: Your Monthly Guide to...
What to expect of the Camino de Santiago in each month of the year.
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!
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.
The Rain in Spain: A Location-by-Location Guide...
Find out about the Weather in Spain in April.
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.
Visiting Spain in November? Find out what's...
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 November to catch the best of the month's events.
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.
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.
Pintxos, Pinchos, and Tapas
What are 'pintxos'? How are they different from 'tapas'? And why is the word sometimes spelt 'pinchos'?
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.
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 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.
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.
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?
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.
European Airline Comparison
Checked Baggage Allowance and Fees. How much major European airlines charge for checked luggage and the permitted dimensions and weight.
Semana Santa 2015
Semana Santa 2015 dates. Find out the dates for when Semana Santa 2015 falls?
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.
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.
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 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.
Taking a Night Train in Spain
Take a fun night train in Spain and save time and accommodation costs in the process!
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.
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.
Why Costa Natura in Andalusia, Spain, Is a...
Find out about the naturist village in Andalusia, Spain. Learn about nudism and naturism in Andalusia.
Best of Spain: Places, Events and Food You...
Read about the best of Spain: cities, regions, festivals, food, drinks etc.
Does Spain Have Good Weather in May?
Find out about the Weather in Spain in May.
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.
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.
How to Get from Paris to Madrid: Your 4 Options
How to get from Paris to Madrid by bus, train, plane and car.
Nudist Beaches in Barcelona
Nudist Beaches in Barcelona, Spain.
Which Airports Are In or Near Barcelona?
Find out which airports are in Barcelona. Information about Barcelona airport, Reus airport and Girona airport.
8) Spanish Brandy from Jerez
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 3.
Faro to Seville
How to Get from Faro to Seville. Spain Travel.
Take a Day Trip to Andorra and the Pyrenees...
What to do in Andorra on a day trip from Barcelona. How to get to Andorra from Barcelona
Large Map of Spain
A huge map of Spain's regions and cities. Page 2.
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.
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.
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
How to Get From Granada to Cordoba
How to Get from Granada to Cordoba by bus, car and train.
5) Jamón Iberico - Spanish Cured Ham
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 6.
6) Flamenco CD
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 5.
9) Sword from Toledo
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 2.
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.
Gibraltar to Malaga
How to get from Gibraltar to Malaga.
Learn These 8 Spanish Wine Terms To Order Like...
What Crianza, Reserva and Gran Reserva mean when talking about Spanish wines such as Rioja, Ribera del Duero, a part of the Spanish Wine FAQ.
Seville to Cadiz by Train, Bus, Car and Flights
Details of how to travel between these two Spanish cities 120km apart, by bus, train or plane.
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.
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.
Barcelona Events in 2014
Check out this month-by-month calendar of events for 2014 for Barcelona, Spain's most famous city.
How to Make the Perfect Gin & Tonic...
How to make the perfect Gin & Tonic (Spanish Style).
Gothic Quarter Barcelona
Things to do in the Gothic Quarter in Barcelona.
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.
The confusion world of Spanish coffee, all...
Coffee in Spain - how to order the many types of coffee in Spain.
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.
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