Driving to Spain

What you need to know about driving and owning a car in Spain. Learn more for Driving to Spain from here. Your Licence As a member of the EU, you do not need to apply for a Spanish license (as long as it is a photo-card style license). If you do not have a license… Continue reading Driving to Spain

Spain: From Beach Resorts To Famous Spanish Art

Museu del Prado is one of the most popular tourist spots in Spain. Though this museum houses over 7,000 paintings, the emphasis on famous Spanish artists, Velázquez, Goya and El Greco is very evident. There are, of course, many works of art from many other artists. Spain: From Beach Resorts to Famous Spanish Art The… Continue reading Spain: From Beach Resorts To Famous Spanish Art

Shopping in Spain

If you think shopping in Spain is just a place to pick up a flamenco guitar or a straw hat you’re in for a pleasant surprise. Whether you’re at one of the open-air markets or upper-end shops in Barcelona and Madrid, shopping is always an adventure. Here’s a look at the shopping scene in Barcelona… Continue reading Shopping in Spain

Overview of Spain for Travelers

A land of romance and exotic tastes, Spain is a place to be taken in with great gulps. If you are planning a trip, here is an overview of Spain for travelers. Overview of Spain for Travelers The official name of the country is the Kingdom of Spain. It covers an area of approximately 194,000… Continue reading Overview of Spain for Travelers

Buy A Bar In Spain

Each year thousands of foreigners buy a bar in Spain, all with varying degrees of success and the whole process can be a nightmare if not done properly. Although sometimes it can work on your own, it is normally a disaster if you buy a bar in Spain without using a qualified agent to help… Continue reading Buy A Bar In Spain

Bulgaria – like Spain 30 years ago…..?

Before one of my recent trips to Bulgaria, I was surfing the net for information about the country in general.  I came across a line on a property website that claimed “Bulgaria is like Spain 30 years ago”.  It set me thinking……… Bulgaria – like Spain 30 years ago…..? When I was in my early… Continue reading Bulgaria – like Spain 30 years ago…..?

Areas on a Detailed Map of Spain

A detailed map of Spain is important when you are planning a vacation. A good map will give you an idea of the layout of the country. This will help you decide where you want to spend your vacation. If you plan to visit a few cities, this will help you plan your itinerary. Areas… Continue reading Areas on a Detailed Map of Spain

Andalucia – White Villages and Flamenco

Andalucia is the most populated and second largest of the seventeen autonomous communities that constitute Spain. Its capital is Seville and it is bordered on the north by Extremadura and Castilla-La Mancha; on the east by Murcia and the Mediterranean Sea and on the west by Portugal and the Atlantic Ocean. Gibraltar The British colony… Continue reading Andalucia – White Villages and Flamenco

Andalucia – Undiscovered Beauty

Andalucia, which is Spain’s southernmost autonomous community, is a place of unrivalled natural beauty. The state, which consists of eight provinces, each unique in its own offerings is rising up meteorically on everyone’s chart of the best tourist destinations in the world due to its varied and till now, untouched and undiscovered beauty. Natural beauty… Continue reading Andalucia – Undiscovered Beauty

The Spanish region of Andalucia

For many people Andalucia is all that they imagine Spain to be. Great climate, sun, sea and beaches, bullfighting, sherry and flamenco. Covering over 33,000 square miles and running the length of mainland Spain’s southern coast it is the largest and most populous of the 17 autonomous regions of Spain. Andalusia is crossed by the… Continue reading The Spanish region of Andalucia