Santa Engracia is an unusual village set high on its slanting rock above the Tremp Valley, some three hours inland from Barcelona. How to reach the perfect base from which to explore the Pyrenees.
Granada is a city and province in southeastern Spain. It is situated on the Genil River, at the foot of the Sierra Nevada mountains, 225 miles (360 km) south of Madrid, near the Mediterranean Sea.
When you think of medieval Europe, you usually think of knights, castles, and the church. Rarely, though, do you think of the Moors, the powerful, benevolent rulers of Spain for nearly 700 years. While the rest of...
Alhambra is set on an escarpment above the city of Granada in southern Spain just beneath the foothills of the beautiful and majestic Sierra Nevada.
Asturias in Northern Spain is a great place to visit. Read about the top five things that you can do on your trip to Asturias.
Barcelona - the home of Gaudi is one of the most unique and beautiful cities in the world. The sites Sagrada Familia, Catalonia Square, Park Guell and Montjuic are just a few of the sites to visit.
These two hotels are classics in Madrid, and class acts at that, both as hotels and as buildings. Their neobarroque and neoclassic cut and ivory colored, sober facades continue to inspire and bow me. The history they...
The tropical greenhouse at Atocha train station is a one-of-a-kind environment. It makes this train station, which I use everyday to commute, one of my favorite places in Madrid.
Madrid is the capital and most populous city of Spain and also a Spanish province. The city is situated at the foot of the Guadarrama mountains in the center of the Spanish meseta (plateau), at a height of 2,130 feet
See La Sagrada Familia, the beautiful 'frosting cake' basilica in Barcelona, Spain.
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