Category Archives: Spain

Fuerteventura, (Spain)

“Erbania”, “Strong Wind” Keeping on with the trend of travelling to the Canary Islands during winter (low season months) works pretty well almost every time. Air fares are incredibly cheap to the point that it is almost impossible to resist … Continue reading

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Tenerife, (Spain)

“The White Mountain”,  “The Island of Eternal Spring” “The Sydney of the Atlantic” A second time in this beautiful island, or should I say “small continent”. While back in May 2013 we came here for a little longer than this time, … Continue reading

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Cuenca, (Spain)

“Arab: Kunka”, “The Eagle’s Nest”, “Hanging houses from the cliffs” For a long time now visiting the city of Cuenca was on the list, however because of every time I return to Madrid it tends to be for short time … Continue reading

Posted in 01. Europe, 11. December, 2016, Short Trips, Southern Europe, Spain | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Santander, (Spain)

“Roman: Portus Victoriae Iuliobrigensium“ A short visit to another of the cities I have less travelled too, however good enough to be back after probably 7 years if not more since the last time. Although we planned this weekend for visiting … Continue reading

Posted in 01. Europe, 09. October, 2016, Short Trips, Southern Europe, Spain | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Burgos, (Spain)

“Head of Castile, Royal Chamber, First in Vvoice and Fidelity”, “Gothic: Baurgs“ Finally making it to one of the most desirable cities of the list of my less travelled areas in Spain, I start with Burgos for now. Although we … Continue reading

Posted in 01. Europe, 09. October, 2016, Short Trips, Southern Europe, Spain | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Logroño, San Millan and the Wineries, La Rioja, (Spain)

“Roman: Vareia”, “Birthplace of Castillian and Basque languages”, “Wine Country” Another weekend, and another excitement for getting to new places never been before, with the addition of those being in Spain, at the world renown region of La Rioja, from … Continue reading

Posted in 01. Europe, 03. April, 2016, Short Trips, Southern Europe, Spain | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Bilbao, (Spain)

“Very Noble and Very Loyal and Unbeaten”, “El Botxo: The Hole” It’s been a long time since I did not return to Bilbao, the city I used to be at least once a year when I was a kid because … Continue reading

Posted in 01. Europe, 02. March, 2016, Short Trips, Southern Europe, Spain | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

San Sebastian, (Spain)

“Basque: Donostia”, “Motto: Earnt by fidelity, nobility and loyalty” While travelling to Bilbao this weekend was not only for revisiting the city itself, the main reason was to come to San Sebastian, 100 kilometres east of Bilbao right by the coast. Considered as the most … Continue reading

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