Spain

Headed to Spain? Check out the advice, stories and tips I can offer after my October 2011 trip there, which saw me visit the cities of Barcelona, Granada and Madrid.

The Best Day Trips from Barcelona

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The idea of leaving Barcelona for a day might seem counterintuitive, with all there is to see and do in the city center.

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City Wars: Barcelona vs. Madrid

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Which of these two fantastic cities you end up preferring depends more on your own tastes and preferences than on Barcelona or Madrid itself, but both have a treasure trove of awesomeness to offer potential visitors.

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Is Spain a Budget Destination?

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As my Zürich-bound plane took off from Madrid’s Barajas Airport, I had reached a surprising conclusion: Spain is quite cheap — as European destinations go, anyway.

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