España: The most popular monuments, buildings, streets and museums to visit

Here you have a list with some of the most popular monuments and buildings to visit in Spain.

Puerta del Sol and Plaza Mayor (Madrid): Two of the most visited squares in the centre of Madrid.

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Satisfy your sweet tooth with 5 traditional Spanish sweets!

Going on holidays to Spain is about leaving everything behind and focusing on what matters most. The sun, sea, sand and drinks are always welcome and bearing in mind the mouthwatering Spanish cuisine you are in for a treat. Fortunately, for the ones of us with a sweet tooth, holidays to Spain also provide a prime opportunity to indulge in some of the best sweet treats the country has to offer. From the crumbly mantecados cookies to the creamy flan, Spanish desserts are wonderful and shouldn’t be left untasted.

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Spain: Tips for Planning Travel to Spain

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Tips for Planning Travel to Spain

These tips are for first time travelers to Spain. Many seem obvious, but one is always surprised at questions new travelers ask in the Trip Advisor forums. One has to do some homework if one’s trip will be one of pleasure and have less stress.

1. Buy a book about travel to Spain. Read it and decide what parts of Spain interest you and which cities you want to visit.

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5 of the best local cheeses to try on your next holidays in Spain!

Spanish Cheese

The culinary heaven of Spain never ceases to amaze! From complete dishes to wines, cold cuts and other local produce, Spain has it all and in great qualities! Not as hyped as its neighbouring France but equally distinctive and tasty, Spanish cheeses vary in preparation methods, ingredients and character. From the strong Cabrales blue cheese to the creamy and tasty Arzúa, there is certainly a cheese that will have you craving for more. If you are a fan of cheese or you just want to explore Spanish cuisine even further, here’s how to make use of your holidays in Spain by trying five of the best cheeses the country has to offer!

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3+1 of the biggest music festivals that will make you want to book your holidays in Spain for 2016

 

Spanish festivals

Oh the sun sea and music! An irresistible combination of funvibes, beats and riffs for all to savour awaits under the Spanish sunshine. What more could you ask for? For music fans, the sunny Iberian Peninsula offers quite a few world class festivals. If you plan on having your holidays in Spain in 2016 and combine them with an open air festival, you will never want to drag your belongings along on a muddy field somewhere back home again. The acts are world class and the settings are what make Spain’s music festivals stand apart from anything else in Europe. We had a hard time distinguishing between festivals as Spain has lots to offer, however here are four of the best which will cover most of the tastes of fans!

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Holidays in Spain: Follow your taste buds through our guide to the best Spanish cured meats!

Spanish Cured Meat

Home to some of the best cured meats throughout the world, Sunny Spain always provides for those brave enough to explore its rich, hearty cuisine. From the well-known and spicy chorizo to the essentially thin cut and butter soft jamon serrano, this selection of finely prepared Spanish charcuterie will make your eyes water with pleasure. So read on and get a first taste of some of the best offerings the Iberian Peninsula could provide you!

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The Ultimate Guide to traditional Spanish drinks! Enjoy your holidays in Spain with some sherry and rum based cocktails! (Part 3)

Spanish Drinks

In the third installment of our ultimate Spanish drinks guide it’s all about sherry (almost)! Sherry and rum make up for the basic ingredients in a multitude of cocktails traditionally enjoyed throughout Spain and as such we felt obliged to include some flavorful tipples that may have you singing. Pack your hat and sun cream, fill your glass and follow us through the best of the rest of drinks that we haven’t previously included and that you have to try if you plan on having your next holidays in Spain.

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The Ultimate Guide to traditional Spanish drinks! Mix your liqueur and enjoy your holidays in Spain! (Part 2)

Spanish Drinks

Following up on our previous installment of the essential Spanish drinks, this article is mostly based on the venerable Spanish liqueurs and some of their variations. Cocktails based on liqueurs are a common thing throughout the world and rightly so, as the full and oftentimes dry character of these spirits is rounded off perfectly with the addition of mixers. Not all drinks are alcoholic as the refreshing Horchata might suggest but nonetheless, they make up for a huge variety of flavours and consistencies guaranteed to tickle your fancy regardless of where you might be during your holidays in Spain.

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The Ultimate Guide to traditional Spanish drinks! Holidays in Spain always call for some sweet summer wine! (Part 1)

Take a sip of refreshing sangria and follow us through our ultimate guide to the traditional drinks you absolutely have to try during your next holidays in Spain.

Spain, the country of endless sunshine, magnificent shores and incredibly stunning sceneries, is also home to some of the most interesting culinary combinations in the world. When speaking about cuisine however, there is always a part that goes unnoticed and that is the regional drinks! Alcohol is a big deal in Spain and despite the Spanish frowning upon public drunkenness, their consumption as well as variety of drinks is second to none. Here we delve into the rich variety of drinks and cocktails that Spain has to offer by presenting you with some of the must try ones during your next holidays in Spain.

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