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...

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...

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...

Delicious fresh local ingredients and tasty street food in Madrid
City guide, Food, Madrid, Spain

Madrid’s best food markets

The market or "mercado" as it's called in Madrid is key to any good neighbourhood. Its where locals will buy their fresh fruit, veg, meat, and fish. But it's also a place to sit and have a coffee or beer and tapas...

A weekend in Granada, Andalucia, Spain
City guide, Granada, Spain, Travel

A weekend in Granada

Granada is a wonderful Spanish city that celebrates in Moorish past and has preserved the architecture and flavour of that era. The mix of Andalucian and Islamic surroundings provide so much to see and explore. This is the perfect itinerary for what to see during a 2-day break or a weekend in Granada...