A Lechazo in Logroño

After our wonderful day in Burgos, our road trip took us through the vineyards of La Rioja, all the way to its capital, Logroño. Our original plan was to stop at one of the many wineries in the area to sample the world famous Rioja Wine, and then to...
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Bilbao: Food & Fun in Northern Spain

Sunshine, beaches, flamenco dancers and bull fights— images of typical Spain, right? If you’re talking about Andalusia, perhaps, but Spain is an extremely diverse country and offers a lot more than sunshine and sangria. Ale and I had the chance to visit Bilbao for our anniversary; it was our...
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Marinated Carrots (Zanahorías Aliñadas)

Many people visit Spain and wrongly assume that Spanish food is lacking in the vegetable department. I can understand their thinking– a pork driven culture with some of the best cheese around makes Spain an easy meat lover’s paradise, but what about the vegetarians out there? Well, it isn’t...
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