Sure, you’ve come to Spain to see the big sights such as Madrid’s Royal Palace, Barcelona’s Sagrada Familia, and Granada’s Alhambra. But sometimes we all crave just a little more adventure – and perhaps a more exhilarating and unique way to experience a place like Spain. From taking to the skies in a hot-air balloon, to scaling the country’s tallest peek, and rowing in some of the nation’s most beloved waters, here are seven adventurous things to do in Spain.
During your visit to Spain, you probably have visions of practicing your Spanish, eating loads of paella, and basking in the sun before you take a restful siesta. But you might want to think again on all of the above because these Spanish perceptions don’t necessarily apply to a lot of Spain. So before you […]
You’ve made it to Spain and probably worked up a mighty appetite in the process. Good thing this country is packed with absolutely amazing food. But where to get your best foodie fix? Here are some (just some!) of Spain’s top foodie destinations, and what you should get your stomach prepared for at each stop.
Your visit to Spain is all but guaranteed to be amazing — really, how can you go wrong visiting a country packed with spectacular sights, a friendly and zesty culture, and amazing food and drink? But whether by getting better acquainted with local customs or making an effort to see more of the country and beyond, here are six ways to maximize your visit to Spain.
Spain’s Costa Brava is pretty much packed with irresistible destinations, so much so that many of them are packed with tourists and suffer the side effects of mass-tourism. Not so in Calella de Palafrugell, though, a sweet fishing town known for its picturesque waterfront setting, and for retaining its old-fashioned pueblo vibe.
Beaches, nightlife, historic sights: Alicante has a little bit of it all. Even so, you may still find yourself eager to venture off on a day trip to see what lies beyond the city’s boundaries. Whether you seek more beach or more sights, there are loads of destinations within driving distance. So with that in mind, here are some of your best Alicante day trip options.