Spain Guides

Seeking the Spanish Sun is dedicated to sharing useful guides and information based on what we see and learn whilst living in and exploring Spain.

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Here are the areas we have covered so far:

General Spain

A quick guide to the different regions of Spain

Why Spain is the perfect holiday destination

Discount codes for your trip to Spain

Useful Spanish phrases for traveling in Spain

The biggest summer music festivals in Spain

Christmas in Spain & where to find festive spirit in Madrid

The 5 warmest winter sun destinations in Spain

Common misconceptions about Spain

The most delicious seafood in Spain

The best cities to visit in Spain

The 10 most beautiful beaches in Spain

 

Madrid

A Weekend in Madrid

What to eat in Madrid

30 Things you must do in Madrid

Madrid’s hidden rooftop bars

Bike ride in Casa de Campo Park Madrid

The Walking Dead experience in Madrid

What you need to know before visiting Madrid

What to drink in Madrid and how to order like a local

Where to go shopping in Madrid

Where to find a second-hand English bookshop in Madrid

Amazing and easy day trips from Madrid

Madrid’s most lively barrios and where to have a great night out

Day trip from Madrid – A day exploring Toledo

Romantic things to do in Madrid

A tour of Real Madrid football club

Fun Fiestas in Madrid

Madrid’s best food markets

Day trip from Madrid – A day exploring Segovia

 

Barcelona

A weekend in Barcelona

What you need to know before visiting Barcelona

A day trip from Barcelona – Exploring the city of Girona

 

Valencia

My train trip to Valencia and all the city highlights

What you need to know before visiting Valencia

 

Granada

A weekend in Granada

 

Bilbao

A weekend in Bilbao

 

The Spanish Costa’s and beaches

My trip south to the Costa del Sol

The essential guide to the Costa Tropical

 

The Canary Islands

The essential guide to Fuerteventura

What to expect at Carnival Gran Canaria