Category Archive: Spain generally

Parks and gardens of Spain

With its fantastic climate all year round, Spain is a perfect place to enjoy the great outdoors. There are plenty of nature reserves where you can get away from the urban hustle and bustle, but even in the heart of the biggest cities there are countless options to enjoy some tranquility. Here are some top […]

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Tantalizing Tapas

Any visit to Spain is incomplete without having sampled the delectable dishes that line the bars of even the humblest establishments. Tapas are an inextricable part of Spanish culture, and they are also an ideal way to get a taste of the different flavors and ingredients of each particular region. Some bars and restaurants that […]

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The sweet treats of Semana Santa

Each year during Semana Santa (Easter week), Spain is completely transformed. All day and night, the streets of cities and towns are filled with beating drums, bright masses of flowers, parades of religious sculpture, and an intensely moving atmosphere. It can be hard to tear away from all the excitement…but there’s another attraction hidden within […]

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Travelling in style: Luxury trips in Spain

Spain is a full of simple pleasures: great weather, beautiful nature, fresh cuisine, traditional villages… Of course, all this makes a perfect setting to enjoy the finer things in life as well! For those who are looking to treat themselves to something special while travelling in Spain, they won’t be disappointed. First class accommodation With […]

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Gourmet tours: Let cuisine be your guide

Most people know that Spain has excellent cuisine, always based on the freshest ingredients – and with plenty of fine wines to match any dish. But not so many people are aware of the incredible gastronomic diversity they will find in the different regions of the country. It’s hard to choose just one favorite, so […]

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Barcelona: das perfekte Filmset

Spanische Städte und Landschaften werden oft von bekannten Regisseuren als Set für internationale Produktionen gewählt. Dank der einzigartigen und vielfältigen Natur und der malerischen Städte und Dörfer ist Spanien ideal für alle Arten von Produktionen. Eine Stadt sticht jedoch ganz besonders heraus in den Filmen der letzten Jahre: Barcelona. Wenn Sie das nächste Mal durch […]

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Preview: Special events in Spain for 2019

Anyone who’s been to Spain knows that there is no shortage of exciting festivals, events and exhibitions, but each year has its own special program. Here are some of the highlights from all around Spain! Art exhibitions in world-class museums Spain boasts many prestigious art museums, with collections ranging from classic to avant-garde. All of […]

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The great opera houses of Spain

In Spain, there are two reasons to go to the opera. The first one, of course, is to see the show. Many magnificent productions grace the stages of Spain’s great opera houses. And this is the second reason: to see the opera houses themselves. Teatro Real in Madrid, the Teatro Gran Liceu in Barcelona, the […]

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A Spanish autumn treat: Dulce de membrillo

From chestnuts to churros con chocolate, Spain has plenty of treats for the chillier months of the year, and dulce de membrillo (quince jelly) stands out among them. Membrillo is Spanish for quince, which is a bright yellow fruit similar in appearance to a pear. However, don’t bite into a quince – this fruit is […]

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Where history meets luxury: the Spanish Parador hotels

Spain is a country filled with wonder and magic, thanks to its vibrant culture, astounding nature, and rich history and folklore. There are countless archeological and historical treasures, like centuries old monuments, castles, and cathedrals. However, your group is not limited to simply visiting these amazing sites…they can actually stay at them. The Parador hotels […]

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