A great family holiday in Mojácar

Mojácar is on the Spanish coastline known as the Costa de Almeria in Andalucia. It’s not a famous holiday resort but I think it’s one of the best beach locations in Spain for a quiet… View Post

How to save money when visiting Spain

Spain is a very reasonably priced country to visit and travel in. You’ll find a wide selection of hotels to choose from and very cheap food and drinks. It’s also really well connected so there… View Post

A guide to eating pinchos and tapas in Spain

Eating local food is a big part of traveling and visiting new countries. There are many delicious Spanish dishes to try when you visit Spain. Rather than seeking out the paella and sangria why not… View Post

Where to go swimming in Madrid

It sure gets hot during summer in Madrid. Without doubt one of the drawbacks of visiting Madrid at this time of year is the lack of beach time. There are plenty of parks, shady plazas… View Post

Nerja, the jewel of the Costa del Sol

If you haven’t visited the Costa del Sol before, it’s the long stretch of coastline in Southern Spain. Famous for its sandy beaches and selection of holiday resorts. The area attracts beach lovers who want… View Post

A weekend in Valencia

Valencia is one of my favourite cities in Spain but it’s not often featured high on the must visit lists. You could say it sits in the shadow of Barcelona, Madrid and Seville. I prefer… View Post

What is happening with Airbnb in Spain?

You may have heard the rumours about Airbnb in Spain and problems with short-term apartment rental. A big influx in tourist apartments being made available online has meant booking companies like Airbnb being blamed for… View Post

Granada: What You Need to Know Before Visiting

What you need to know before visiting Granada in Spain. All the essential information that everyone should know before traveling to the city.  This guide will include helpful tips and info covering:  Granada facts  Arriving… View Post

8 Surprising Sights to See in Spain

There are some truly surprising sights to see in Spain. The variety of landscape, wild beauty and stunning architecture throughout the country provide endless picture-perfect views. Which makes traveling through Spain quite mesmerizing, it’s pretty… View Post

A weekend in Bilbao

Bilbao in the Basque region of Northern Spain, is known for its lush green scenery and its culinary treats. I had high expectations of the city but really didn’t expect to be so wowed by… View Post