There are plenty of reasons to visit Spain: colorful history, world-renowned art, vibrant culture, beautiful beaches… and perhaps most importantly, fantastic food. When it comes to sampling Spanish cuisine, the sheer amount of choices can be overwhelming. But if you want a … [Read more...]
I've been blogging about Spain since 2011. Why do I do it? Because it is an incredible country with so much to offer tourists and locals alike! I've visited 13 of Spain's 17 Autonomous Communities, and 21 of the 50 provinces-- but it's never enough! Join me on the journey through Spain's incredible cities, villages, hiking trails, restaurants, markets, beaches, islands and beyond.
Where to stay in Granada? For such a small city, there are a lot of amazing options! Do you want to feel like you've stepped back in time in the picturesque, whitewashed "village" of the Albaicín? Maybe you prefer 5* luxury at the city's stunning Parador? Or perhaps a more … [Read more...]
Valencia is one of Spain's most beautiful cities-- filled with history, traditions, its own language, and amazing food. It's a city that gives me a truly special feeling, it feels both rural and urban at the same time! When we decided to start our food tours in Valencia I wanted … [Read more...]
Just about one year ago, my sister called to tell me she was coming to visit me here in Madrid-- with her husband and four small children in tow! I was overjoyed, yet apprehensive-- would it be too much for the kids? Luckily, I've now learned that Madrid is a pretty awesome city … [Read more...]
The first time I heard of calçots, I was intrigued. A barbecued onion festival? Count me in! I was dying to experience an authentic calçotada, which only happen in the Catalan countryside, not too far outside of Barcelona. So I decided to plan a weekend away in the middle of … [Read more...]