What to See and Do in Gran Canaria

In my teens I went on a last minute holiday to Gran Canaria with my mum. We spent a lot of our time sunbathing on the beach and topping up our tans, but there are also a wide range of activities in Gran Canaria too....

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Celebrating La Merce Festival in Barcelona

There are quite a few crazy Spanish festivals, but La Mercè in Barcelona has to be one of the craziest. Once I had made the last minute decision to attend the TBEX Costa Brava conference in Girona, I looked at cheap flights to Spain and decided...

Batalla de Vino
5 Crazy Spanish Festivals

Spanish people know how to party, and it seems like there’s a festival every 5 minutes! Festivals in Spain are a little bit crazy, a little bit nuts, but that’s why we love them...

Street Art Walking Tour
Graffiti and Street Art Tour in Granada, Spain

  When I was staying at the Oasis hostel in Granada, there was a street art tour that takes you to see some of the cool graffiti around Granada. The tour leaves from the hostel at 15:00pm every day and it's completely free- although everybody tipped the...

Water Fountain Seville
Photos from a Walking Tour of Seville, Spain

  Whilst I was in Seville staying at the Oasis Backpacker Hostel, I went on the free walking tour of the city. Walking tours are always a great way to get acquainted with the city and get a feel for the place before exploring on your...

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Day Trip to the City of Cadiz in Spain

I actually realised I wanted to visit the city of Cadiz when I read an article in the Easyjet magazine on my flight from Santorini to Milan, which shows just how persuasive those little in-flight supplements can be. So when I was staying in the city...

Barcelona Beach
10 Sights Not to Miss in Barcelona

Barcelona was one of my favourite Spanish cities because I'm in love with the beach and I just can't be away from the ocean for too long. There's something so relaxing and laid-back about a city that's near the ocean. Barcelona had the best of both...

How to Get from Lagos to Seville

To get from Lagos in Portugal to Seville in Spain you need to take the bus. You can purchase tickets from the bus station which is opposite the marina, or online on the Rede Expressos website. You can't buy tickets on-board, so make sure you buy...