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Ramón Freixa, Iberia’s Most Meticulous Chef

October 23, 2014 - Sin comentarios

One of Spain's foremost chefs (as well as one of the four distinguished chefs who put together Iberia's Business Plus menus) may have come from humble beginnings, but they were beginnings amply stocked with good food, in the form of his family's gr...Leer más

Melilla: Spain’s Unique Enclave in Africa

October 22, 2014 - Sin comentarios

A fair number of folks know that Great Britain is still hanging on to its colony at the southernmost point of Iberia, Gibraltar. Fewer are aware that Spain, too, has its own enclaves hereabouts - though a big difference is that they're not colonies...Leer más

Golden Salamanca, Spain: Old School, Hot Vibe

October 14, 2014 - Sin comentarios

Back when I was first learning my way around Spain, I spent a summer with a Madrid family whose pueblo of origin was up in the hills of the south of New Castile's province of Salamanca. And so it was that en route to that mountain town that summ...Leer más

Sofia’s Choice (in Bulgaria, That Is)

October 13, 2014 - Sin comentarios

Before the Berlin Wall came down, Bulgaria for Westerners was tucked even farther than most behind the old Iron Curtain. Today the differences are truly astonishing to see: a country vibrant with energy - though obviously not without its problems. ...Leer más

Naples – Beauty & Wrinkles in the Shadow of Vesuvius

October 9, 2014 - Sin comentarios

In the shadow of Mount Vesuvius, Italy's third largest city, ancient queen of the Mezzogiorno, the country's south, is a glorious contradiction. The face of Napoli is luminous, yet sports plenty of wrinkles, scars, and squalour. History, good eati...Leer más

The Mythical Allures of Cordoba, Spain

October 6, 2014 - Sin comentarios

It's one of those majestic sights that imprinted itself indelibly on my memory forever when I first visited many years ago: a mystical, mysterious forest of columns stretching into the distance of the vast interior space that was - and is - the UNE...Leer más

Impressive October in Ronda Magazine

October 1, 2014 - Sin comentarios

As we head deeper into fall (at least in the northern hemisphere), we take this issue we in very different though equally appealing directions. For one thing, of course, our thoughts naturally drift to fall foliage, so we pay homage to some of our h...Leer más

4 Fascinating Excursions From Athens, Greece

September 30, 2014 - Sin comentarios

  The Acropolis, the Plaka, and the rest of Greece's compelling capital are a treasure chest you could rummage through for days on end. But just as important to this ancient country and culture are sites out in the hinterland, where the air is pu...Leer más

Alicante – Mediterranean Through & Through

September 29, 2014 - Sin comentarios

This maritime city south of Valencia, with its unique light and shimmering waves, its salty tang in the air, its feel of eternal summer, was once aptly described by local early 20th-century writer Gabriel Miró as being "pierced through and thro...Leer más

Spain’s Beaches Aren’t Just for Summer

September 25, 2014 - Sin comentarios

Summer may be sadly behind us, but many parts of our country - especially its southern and eastern coasts - stay nice and warm well into autumn, after the crowds are gone (and in many cases, prices drop). And even the strands of the north offer the...Leer más

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