You’re heading to Costa del Sol for the beaches – and rightfully so — but there’s oh so much to discover on this “Coast of the Sun.” From Roman remains to natural wonders and a healthy helping of Andalucia’s famous white villages, here are eight top southern Spanish places that you won’t want to miss [...]
The Alhambra: check. The Great Mosque: also checked. The Seville Cathedral: check that too. You’ve covered your Andalusian bases – almost – but there’s still one more thing that you need to cross off, and that’s most definitely the food. Here are your marching orders. Chilled classics Let’s start with perhaps the most universally loved [...]
Where exactly is the heart of Andalucia? In the gardens of the Alhambra perhaps? Or maybe in the patios of Cordoba? Or even on the shores of Málaga? Well, since the 16th century, the “heart of Andalucia” hasn’t been in any of these places, but rather in the town of Antequera. It’s only home to [...]
Christmas in Seville might lack a wintery cushion of snow, an ever-present Santa Claus, or people decking the halls with boughs of holly. But what the southern city does offer is a pleasant winter climate, and loads of unique Spanish holiday traditions that will make celebrating the season with cheer both a charming and cultural experience.
Situated just 30 minutes to the east of Seville, and on the way to both Cordoba and Granada, the walled-in town of Carmona makes for a perfect Andalusian road-trip pitstop. More than just a photogenic village along the way, though, Carmona is actually quite the historically important town given its opportune location above the fertile [...]
Few places cam leave an impression on your traveling heart like the magical grounds of the Alhambra Palace. From planning in advance to experiencing the palace at night, here are a few top tips to ensure you get the most out of your visit to one of the world’s most beloved sights. Purchase Your Ticket [...]