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 Analucian 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...

Explore Girona
City guide, Girona, Spain, Travel

Exploring the city of Girona

It's not far from Barcelona but Girona feels like a secret city that's worlds away from all the hustle and bustle of Catalonia's capital. It's often overlooked as people head to the nearby beaches of Costa Brava. Which is a shame, as I think its well worth stopping to explore what Girona has to offer. It’s a charming city...

Port Vell, Barcelona
Barcelona, City guide, Spain, Travel

A weekend in Barcelona

Barcelona is one of those famous cities that nearly everyone has on their "must see" list. I have put together my perfect 2-day itinerary for visiting Barcelona. Covering all the main sights within the time-frame of a weekend break...

Madrid cocktail bars
Bars, City guide, Madrid

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

Madrid is full of bars, everywhere you turn there is somewhere you can grab a drink and hang out with friends, relaxing and chatting. This is a guide to the liveliest areas, known as "barrios" in Madrid Centro. Where you can find the highest concentration of bars, clubs and nightlife in the city centre. A list of some of the most popular venues in each barrio, plus a few of my favourite places to go for a great night out...

Valencia travel tips, guides, advice, information
City guide, Guide, Spain, Valencia

My train trip to Valencia and all the city highlights

The wonderful city of Valencia is just 2 hours from Madrid by fast train. I've been meaning to visit Valencia for a long-time now and we finally made it. This post will tell you all about my trip and give you info and tips on all of Valencia's highlights...