Top 10 Most Picture-Perfect Places in Madrid

By Courtney Likkel No trip to Spain is complete without visiting the beautiful capital of Madrid. Contributing its own unique flavor to the cultural amalgam of modern day Spain, Madrid’s vibrant personality abounds with history, attractions and unparalleled photo opportunities alike. Here are the Top 10 Most Picture-Perfect Places in Madrid that you won’t want…

Tapas and Pintxos

5 Things You Need to Know About Spanish Cuisine & Tapas Bars You Musn’t Miss

By Jessica Fishman Spain has some absolutely amazing food that has earned an international reputation. Most notably, the tapas, pintxos, and paellas are known as the foods that you must try. While traveling through Spain with my family, going from region to region and experiencing many of the different types of cuisine that Spain has…

Inspiration: Travel to Granada, Spain [Photo Blog]

Take a moment, stand still, close your eyes, and you can almost feel the history of the city whispering to you.  Sitting on the foothills that lead up to the picturesque Sierra Nevadas, Granada has been home to over 2,500 years of human civilization.  This has given people enough time to create amazing sights like the the Alhambra,…

Visit Seville: Its Beautiful Soul

As I write this story and look around the car on our way to Gibraltar, I see lots of sleeping faces; the heat of Seville has taken its toll. I have heard many Sevillans say: Barcelona has Gaudi, Granada has the Alhambra, but Seville has an unmatchable spirit (duende) which shines bright in every corner…

Why did Barcelona Boom?

By Jordan Susselman Barcelona was recently voted TripAdvisor’s 5th best travel destination in the world, after Paris, New York, London and Rome. But just thirty to forty years ago, Barcelona was nowhere near as popular as those other historic megacities, which have been top destinations for over a century. Besides being one of the world’s…

7 Beautiful Photos of Palma de Mallorca

Palma is the largest city on Mallorca and the access point for the rest of the beautiful island. The city is known for its relaxed atmosphere and wonderful beach-ready climate. Outside of the stunning natural landscapes that make up the areas surrounding Palma, there is a majestic man-made aspect to Palma that is encompassed in…

Hottest Clubs in Europe

Hottest Clubs in Europe

When in Europe, party like the Europeans do. On your European excursion, do yourself a favor and have a hell of a good time. Prepare to get sweaty, because here are the hottest clubs in Europe. 1.    Great Suffolk Street Warehouse – London  2.     Otto Zutz Club – Barcelona  3.     Paradiso – Amsterdam 4.  …

Paradise Lost? Granada’s Tapas Tradition

By Geoff Dennis Many travelers put Granada at the top of their European bucket list, and for good reason. It’s home to the Alhambra, a fascinating relic of Moorish rule that has lain mostly undisturbed by the ravages of history. Visitors to the complex are treated to an unparalleled feast of the senses: flawlessly manicured…

Madrid, Spain Travel Story: Dancers in Green

My parents met in an airport in Spain. Madrid actually. Although, this was way back in the 70s, so rather than today’s trendy euro hipsters lining the streets listening to drum ‘n’ bass, I always pictured the Spaniards of that era with thick mustaches and golden aviators driving their awkwardly shaped cars up and down…