Iberia & the Way of St. James

July 24, 2017 - Sin comentarios

Manuel This week marks the highlight of the year for many in the majestic Galicia city of Santiago de Compostela: the celebrations and events surrounding tomorrow's Feast Day of St. James the Apostle, by when many of those hiking northern Spain's Ca...Leer más

Why Uruguay? For Starters, So Much to Choose From

July 21, 2017 - Sin comentarios

Cristian Menghi Seashore or mountains? Countryside or beach? Big city or charming small town? This charming little country neighbouring Argentina and Brazil near the bottom of South America packs a lot of variety into its borders, a mix of dynamic u...Leer más

Asinara Island an Italian Eco-Gem

July 20, 2017 - Sin comentarios

Marco Once notorious as the Alcatraz or Devil's Island of the Mediterranean, these days hilly, petite Asinara Island (just 52 square kilometres/20 sq. miles) off the northwestern tip of Sardinia is a nature paradise that is one of Europe's under-...Leer más

Iberia Plus Supercharges Shopping in Madrid & Barcelona

July 17, 2017 - Sin comentarios

Who luvs them some shopping on holiday? Well, have we got deals for you. In recent years, Spain outlet shopping has been growing in popularity, and its two largest cities, Madrid and Barcelona, now sport elegant outlet shopping centres. And sinc...Leer más

News from Peru’s Machu Picchu Visitors Need to Know

July 13, 2017 - Sin comentarios

    ustung One of the world’s most romantic and dramatic ancient archaeological sites, Peru’s spectacular “lost city of the Incas” up in the Andes a three-hour train ride from Cuzco, Machu Picchu has become so popular that in effect it’s...Leer más

Setúbal, Portugal’s Top Eco-Chic Destination

July 12, 2017 - Sin comentarios

  Paulo Valdivieso About an hour's drive south of Lisbon, Setúbal is hot. A district of nearly 120,000, anchored by an old sardine port on the Sado River estuary dating back to 5th-century Roman Hispania, it's a brilliant mix of quaint, h...Leer más

Spain’s *Real* Goth Girls (& Guys): Top 7 Visigothic Sites

July 10, 2017 - Sin comentarios

Real Academia de Bellas Artes de San Fernando   The Visigoths were among the Germanic tribes that sacked imperial Rome in the early 5th century and came to hold sway over significant swaths of what is today Italy and especially southern Fran...Leer más

The Sweet Little Cove Beaches of Majorca

July 7, 2017 - Sin comentarios

Besides the cultural offerings of capital Palma de Mallorca and various other towns, the largest of Spain's Balearic Islands is a true natural paradise, which helps make it one of Europe's top sun 'n' sand destinations. Yes, it has its mass touri...Leer más

Spanish History Lesson: A Look Back at Spain’s Ruling Bourbon Dynasty

July 6, 2017 - Sin comentarios

Presidencia de la República Mexicana This summer marks the third anniversary of the ascension of King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia (seen above on a state visit to Mexico) to the constitutional throne of Spain. Succeeding his father, Juan Carlos I,...Leer más

An Awesomely Unique Morocco Music Festival

June 30, 2017 - Sin comentarios

Fabio Gismondi As the summer advances, it's heating up in Morocco not just temperature-wise but culture-wise, too. And one cultural landmark unique in all the world - and celebrating its 20th edition this year - is the Gnaoua World Music Festival, o...Leer más

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