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Mar 15, 1 year ago

Barcelona – A perfect place for sport lovers

Barcelona – A perfect place for sport lovers

Because of its great location and amazing weather it is possible to almost do every kind of sport in Barcelona. There are lots of opportunities to practice it in both summer and winter. The Pyrenees for example are just three …

Feb 14, 5 years ago

Spain’s best cities for St Valentine’s Day

Spain’s best cities for St Valentine’s Day

St Valentine’s Day is celebrated in Spain in much the same way as in Anglophone countries. Couples, lovers and sweethearts buy each other gifts, exchange greeting cards professing everlasting love and go out for a romantic meal.
With many of its …

Sep 29, 5 years ago

Pack Smarter on Your Next Trip: The Backpacker

Pack Smarter on Your Next Trip: The Backpacker

First things first: where are you going and how do you want to spend the majority of your time? A traveler covering all of South America will obviously pack differently than someone heading to the Amazon jungle for 6 months. …

Jul 25, 5 years ago

Get creative to extend your travel

Get creative to extend your travel

It seems that every traveler I meet has a deficit of one of two commodities – time or money. Those short on time squeeze in everything possible during their 7 or 10 days away from the office while those backpackers …

Jul 20, 5 years ago

Differences between European and Brazilian Portuguese

Differences between European and Brazilian Portuguese

Although some folks liken the differences between Brazilian Portuguese (BP) and European Portuguese (EP) to British and American English as an easy and accessible comparison, these two versions of Portuguese are quite distinct. Differences in the spoken language far outweigh …

Jul 16, 5 years ago

Lisbon, Portugal on the Cheap

Lisbon, Portugal on the Cheap

Sharing the Iberian Peninsula with Spain, Portugal shares its only border with Spain on the East and has abundant coastline to the West. Due to Portugal’s North-South orientation, one can see wooded mountains in the North by morning and near-desert …

Jun 24, 5 years ago

Best of Spain

Best of Spain

Visit a museum
Spain’s rich history and culture will impress seasoned travelers and non-museum-goers alike. Highlights include Cathedral de Santiago de Compostela in Galicia, the one of a kind Mosque/Cathedral of Córdoba (above), and the museums in Madrid are unparalleled.

Get Outdoors …