April 22nd, 2014
Visiting a new city is an emotional experience, to explore the corners that you don´t know, to discover new restaurants, new monuments and people of this place. Visiting a new city is like to go to a totally different world. But there are charming districts in many Spanish cities that exceed initial expectations, urban zones with much charm that all the travelers will love.
The Gothic District of Barcelona
This zone of the city of Barcelona is one of the most visited places by local people and tourists. It consists of different districts with its own personality. Among other things, there is the Call with lots of narrow streets, which long time ago in the Middle Age, was the Jewish district.
April 14th, 2014
Algarve is considered the best golf destination in Europe, with the best conditions and golf courses to practice this sport. It is very close to any European capital, this region on the south of Spain offers you many trim golf courses to practice this elegant sport.
It is situated in the region separating Spain and Portugal, and surrounds the whole coast of the South of Portugal. There are 30 golf courses, with very varied construction, spread on the coast and with the length of 150 km of beaches of white sand.
April 8th, 2014
Portugal is a country that has a love affair with food and needs no excuse to get family and friends around a dinner table. From north to south and even all the way to its islands, you will find delicious food to feast on.
The king of the Portuguese family table – codfish
April 7th, 2014
This year we are lucky, the International Workers´ Day is on Thursday, so you can organize a trip of 4 days, perfect for a long weekend of May, from the 1st to the 4th May. The spring is here and the weather is better and better. You feel like putting your winter jacket to the wardrobe and enjoying the good weather of this season, don´t you? You don´t need any excuse to go on a trip.
A trip to any of the Spanish big cities is a guarantee of spending nice time. In any of them, you can enjoy the cultural holidays, discover new places and explore the charm of big cities, where you will never get bored.
March 31st, 2014
In the month of May there is already good weather and sun, especially in the south of the Iberian Peninsula. The Andalusia has an enviable climate and the spring begins in this month. The festivity of the Crosses of May is a good example of welcoming this season, currently it is celebrated in Almuñercar, Nerja and Marbella.
Recovering the tradition of Marbella
The festivity of the Crosses of May has been recently recovered in Marbella, increasing the importance and the relationship of the inhabitants of the city. This fiesta lost some splendor, but this year it is more celebrated with the help of neighbors and brotherhoods. The celebrations take place during all the month and the city center is filled with the flower crosses.
March 24th, 2014
There isn´t any better place than Ibiza if you love party, electronic music and you want to have a great time. Its nightlife is know all over the world. With a great tradition of opening parties. The ´Ibiza Opening Weekend´ is a period when all discos of Ibiza celebrate the beginning of the season and organize events known as the beginning of the crazy time of Ibiza. This year in the end of May there will be the Ibiza Opening Party.
March 17th, 2014
In Spain there is an infinity of famous museums and buildings, and if you want to visit them, you need to get tickets. Sometimes, you can buy them in advance or make a reservation. To make your holiday time more comfortable, we have compiled the information about the schedule and ticket sales of some the most emblematic monuments that you shouldn´t miss.
Route through Barcelona
The Sagrada Familia of Barcelona
This beautiful cathedral is a jewel of the Catalan modernism. Its building was started by Gaudí and soon will be finished. During your trip to Barcelona, you also shouldn´t miss the visit in the Güell Park.
March 14th, 2014
There is no other place like Ibiza for the party animals, lovers of electronic beat and whomever wants to spend a good time. Ibiza is famous worldwide for its nightlife. Each year they celebrate the “Ibiza Opening Weekend” with amazing celebration parties. The clubs in Ibiza actually come to an agreement in order to celebrate the start of the high season and organize events that set the tone for the craziness in the island. This year’s dates for the Ibiza Opening Party are already known and will start at the end of May.
March 10th, 2014
The Holy Week is one of the most popular religious holidays in Spain, celebrated in various places in the Iberian Peninsula, but there are some less popular celebrations with a religious character and it´s worth discovering them.
Flower carpets. Image: Tossa de Mar Info
One of these celebrations takes place in Tossa de Mar, it´s the Corpus Christi. This village is located in the Costa Brava, in the province of Gerona. The date of this festivity depends on the liturgical calendary. In 2014, the Corpus Christi is celebrated on Thursday 19th of June, according to the rule of being celebrated 60 days after the Easter Monday although in some villages it is moved to Sunday of this week, not to influence the labour calendar.
March 3rd, 2014
Imagine that you are flying and you have a bird´s-eye view of the Costa Brava. You will be surprised with the strength and force of the air activities. The Costa Brava is a specialist of these activities and the best one is Empuriabrava, especially for parachuting. This is a perfect place if you want to try one of the activities that let you see the earth and sea from the height.
Parachuting in Empuriabrava. Image: Babylon