Category: Spain

El Romido restaurants 0

Huelva, Spain

While other cruisers climbed aboard buses bound for Seville, we took the shuttle bus into Huelva city centre, where we had already arranged the hire of a car, so we could have a day...

Cathedral from Alameda Park 1

Santiago de Compostela

The first port on our Iberian cruise was actually A Coruña, a city on the north-west Atlantic coast of Galicia, Spain. And  we did manage to find time to tour it briefly in the...

Freixenet 0

Beyond Barcelona

With a week for exploring Barcelona and its surrounds, we took advantage of a tour to Montserrat, and on another day, a game of golf at Real Club de Golf El Prat, a wander...

La Sagrada Familia 0

Barcelona – Gaudí and more

Our week in Barcelona was jam-packed with sightseeing. We were booked into the HCC Hotel Regente which is very well located just north west of the Plaça Catalunya on Rambla Catalunya and not far from...

La Consentida interior 0

A Week in Barcelona

Late September 2015 was the perfect time for visiting Barcelona – warm days, balmy nights and the excitement of La Mercè festival which brings thousands of extra tourists to this already magnetic city. Barcelona is the...

Barco de Avila 0

Vaughan Town

No, this is not an actual town in Spain, but part of a concept for teaching English to Spaniards.  It was started in 2001 by a Canadian named Richard Vaughan.  The system provides English...