A Quick Guide to Morocco

Morocco has something of an aura about it – created mainly by the major tourist destinations of Marrakech, Casablanca, Fez, and Rabat. See a quick guide to Morocco from here. Where is it? Morocco is on the North West coast of Africa, just across the sea from the southern tip of Spain. This means that… Continue reading A Quick Guide to Morocco

Guide To Spain’s Quirkier Festivals

Spaniards seem rarely to need much of a reason for a fiesta or festival of some sort and you can pretty much guarantee that wherever you are in Spain. There will be some merrymaking going on somewhere in honor of a patron saint. I’ve decided to look at some of Spain’s quirkier. Slightly less known… Continue reading Guide To Spain’s Quirkier Festivals

A fresh look at Ibiza

Ibiza has long been one of the world’s premier summer-sun holiday destinations, although in recent years many visitors (including myself) have been put off by the seedy ‘Ibiza uncovered’ style publicity that the island has received.  Thankfully, the White Island is now moving away from this tacky lads-on-holiday image, and is once again attracting a… Continue reading A fresh look at Ibiza

A brief guide to Andalucia, Spain

Andalucia is probably one of Spain’s most varied areas with its mountainous regions leading down to the Costa del Sol, Costa Tropical, Costa de Almeria and to the far west bordering Portugal, the beautiful Costa de la Luz. It is ideal for a holiday in winter as well as summer as there is skiing in… Continue reading A brief guide to Andalucia, Spain