Retiro Park in Madrid, Spain
City Break, Madrid, Spain, Travel

30 Things you must do in Madrid

Madrid is a great city. I highly recommend that you visit Madrid if you are heading to Spain. Here are our top sights and activities to get the most out of Madrid, the definitive list of 30 thing you must do...

Spanish phrases
Language, Spain, Tips, Travel

Useful Spanish phrases for traveling in Spain

When you're traveling in Spain or visiting for a holiday or on vacation, it's really useful to speak a little Spanish. This guide will go through the most useful phrases that you need for traveling in Spain...

Music festivals in Spain
Music festivals, Spain, Travel

The biggest summer music festivals in Spain

There are some awesome summer music festivals in Spain. Each year the line-up's seem to get bigger and better and it's more and more popular to head overseas to enjoy a music festival. This list covers some of the best and biggest summer music festivals held in Spain...

Segovia is the perfect day trip from Madrid
day trip, Guide, Madrid, Spain

A day exploring Segovia

Segovia is another of the amazing day trips you can do from Madrid. It's a historic city just 30 minutes train ride from Madrid in the region of Castilla y LeΓ³n. Like most cities in this region of Spain, Segovia hides interesting architecture, history and Spanish culture all waiting to be explored...

Move to Spain - my tips
Advice, Living, Spain, Tips

Practical tips for moving to Spain

If you're thinking of moving overseas to Spain, it can feel quite overwhelming. There are so many things to consider, plan and prepare. I will share my practical tips for moving to Spain. Things you can do to help make the move easier and some advice on how to best prepare for the move...

10 best beaches in Spain
Beaches, Guide, Holiday, Spain, Travel

The 10 most beautiful beaches in Spain

Spain has some of the most beautiful beaches in Europe. Whether you are looking for white sand or black sand, a beach surrounded by restaurants or surrounded by trees. I am sure there is the perfect beach for you in Spain. These are the 10 most beautiful beaches in Spain...

Advice on how to avoid being pick pocketed
Advice, Tips, Travel

How to keep your valuables safe when traveling

Safety is at the forefront of most people minds when it's time to travel overseas. Whether heading to a city you are quite familiar with or venturing to a country you know little about, keeping yourself and your valuables safe is very important. This article will cover my tips for keeping your valuable safe while traveling, how to prepare for what could happen and what to do...

All the fun and vibrant fiestas in Madrid
City activity, Madrid, Spain, Travel

Fun fiestas in Madrid

It's a lot of fun when it's fiesta time in Madrid. The shops close, decorations are hung up in the street, bars set up outside stalls and the whole city joins in with the celebrations. These are my favourite Madrid fiestas and local holidays. They are all sure to create a fun party atmosphere...

A simple guide to the 17 areas of Spain
Guide, Holiday, Spain, Travel

A quick guide to the different regions of Spain

Like most countries, Spain is divided into different areas or regions. The regions of Spain are very diverse and interesting. Some you may have visited or at least heard off, some you probably wont know much about. This article will give you a quick and simple guide to all of Spain's regions...