Category Archive: Andalusia

Cordoba: Crosses of May festival

The month of May in Cordoba shows off this elegant Andalusian city in all its festive glory. From the jasmine and orange blossom scented Festival of Courtyards to the flamenco-fueled Cordoba Fair, there is truly never a dull moment. One of the most spectacular of all May’s celebrations is the Crosses of May festival, where […]

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TOP 5 Coasts: Costa de la Luz

The Costa de la Luz (Coast of Light) of southwestern Andalusia is as beautiful as its name suggests. With 3000 hours of sunshine a year, it boasts long beaches of fine white sand washed with turquoise waters from the Atlantic Ocean. Combine this with traditional cuisine, rich culture, plenty of festivals, intense pilgrimages, vast protected […]

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Top 5 Coasts: Costa del Sol

With over 300 days of sun each year and 100 miles of coastline, it’s no wonder that Costa del Sol is considered one of the top beach destinations in Spain. Beyond the beach, the region also has an impressive offer of attractions. Cities like Malaga are packed with culture and excitement, nature lovers will enjoy […]

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500th Anniversary: Magellan and Elcano

2019 marks the fifth centennial of an event that changed our view of the world forever: the first voyage to completely circumnavigate the globe, proving that the Earth is indeed a sphere. This expedition set out from Seville in 1519, and to commemorate the great achievement, the city is hosting a packed program of events […]

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Almeria: Gastronomic Capital of Spain 2019

Almeria is a picturesque eastern Andalusian city, which reigns over a sun-soaked coastline of secluded beaches. It was one of the most important ports in the Caliphate of Cordoba, a proud history that can still be seen in its citadel and its cathedral, and today is enjoying another turn in the spotlight – this time, […]

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Winter holidays in Malaga

Malaga is a lively city with an outstanding climate, exceptional beaches and golf courses, vibrant culture, and welcoming locals. But one thing that many people don’t know, is that it’s also an excellent destination for the Christmas season. With bright lights, music, specialty foods and a cheerful spirit, Malaga engages all the senses in the […]

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Montilla-Moriles: An unforgettable wine route

For enotourism, it’s hard to find a better destination than Spain. Every region has its own fine wines to discover, as diverse as the regions themselves. One of Spain’s lesser known wine routes that is gaining well-deserved popularity is the Montilla-Moriles route in Andalusia. Besides its superb wines and production processes, those who take part […]

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World Heritage: Úbeda and Baeza

In the heart of the Jaen region, two villages break from the whitewashed houses and narrow streets that are so iconic of Andalusia: Úbeda and Baeza. These historic villages are the remains of Spain’s Renaissance, an architectural period with clear Italian influences – although they have been infused with a distinctly Spanish character. For their […]

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The ideal destination for Incentives in Spain: Malaga

Malaga is one of the best destinations for an Incentive Trip to Spain Malaga, located on the Costa del Sol (Sun Coast), is one of the best destinations for an Incentive Trips to Spain. This is not surprising at all – the name alone says a lot about the region. Malaga enjoys more than 2900 […]

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City Portrait: Cádiz

Founded 3,000 years ago by the Phoenicians, the ancient port of Cádiz is the oldest city in Western Europe. The city itself is a tiny peninsula, surrounded almost entirely by water. As the 16th century home of the Spanish Navy, the port boomed as a base for exploration and trade. Today, it is better known […]

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