Category Archives: Spain

Sagrada Familia, Barcelona; Anita Lawrence; Record Gazette

Barcelona can best be described at the city of Antoni Gaudi (1852 – 1926), the visionary artist who designed some of Barcelona’s most spectacular architectural treasures.

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Alhambra; EurekAlert

Lions’ Cpurtyard, Alhambra (Granada, Spain)…

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Alhambra: Nasrid Palaces & Generalife Ticket with Audioguide; Get Your Guide

Enjoy guaranteed and skip-the-line access to the popular Nasrid Palaces, Alhambra fortress and Generalife Gardens. Go at your own pace with an informational audio guide and get swept up in the beauty and architecture of this UNESCO site.

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12 Best Cheap Places to Travel in November; Joni Sweet; PlanetWare

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The amphibians of Alhambra – a photo essay; Guardian


Its stunning Moorish architecture makes the Spanish monument one of the world’s most visited. But photographer Ugo Mellone found the resident frogs, toads and newts just as fascinating

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Why should you visit the Sagrada Familia in Barcelona?; Travel Daily News

If you are planning a trip to Barcelona in Spain, you should not miss your chance to visit the Sagrada Familia, Gaudí’s masterpiece. It was ranked “Europe’s Top Must-Visit Tourist Attraction” in January 2020. This title was obtained thanks to getting over 160,000 reviews on Tripadvisor, making it the top visited and rated monument in Europe.  Of course, the Sagrada Familia has very good reasons why it has obtained the rank. One of them is the Sagrada Familia interior and the exterior without a doubt, as well as other interesting facts.

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5 Things You Might Have Not Known About Ibiza; Nel Olivia-Waga; Forbes

Here are five inspiring things you might have not known about Ibiza yet.

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Avila Bucket List: Top 15 Best Things to Do in Avila, Spain; Melo Villareal; Out of Town Blog

Avila is known for being the most elevated provincial capital in Spain. There are a plethora of things to do and see in Avila.

Source: Avila Bucket List: Top 15 Best Things to Do in Avila, Spain – Out of Town Blog

Spain: Walking the Camino de Santiago; National Geographic

Walk El Camino de Santiago, known as the Way of St. James, with National Geographic Expeditions. Along the way experience Santiago de Compostela and exhibits of Gaudi architecture.

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Mass tourism has troubled Mallorca for decades. Can it change?; Jen Rose Smith; National Geographic

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Coronavirus leaves Spain’s interior a tourist desert; Alvaro Villalobos; AFP

The Santos Bar, across from Cordova’s celebrated mosque, would normally be groaning with tourists tucking into its trademark Spanish tortillas. The Mezquita, an eighth-century mosque later turned into a cathedral, is the most visited site in the Andalusian town in southern Spain. “It will take months to make that up,” said church spokesman Jose Juan Jimenez Gueto, although money set aside in previous years means staff have been kept busy with restoration projects.

Source: Coronavirus leaves Spain’s interior a tourist desert

The 15 Best UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Spain; Out of Town Blog

Spain has the third most number of UNESCO world heritage sites with 48, which makes it the second most sites in Europe. Below is the list of the best 15 of them.

Source: The 15 Best UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Spain – Out of Town Blog

How To Spend A Perfect Weekend In Beautiful Granada, Spain; Inka Piegsa Quischotte; Travel Awaits

These are the best things to do in Granada, Spain, from visiting the revered Alhambra to enjoying a night out in Sacromonte.

Source: How To Spend A Perfect Weekend In Beautiful Granada, Spain – TravelAwaits

19 awe-inspiring photos of Antoni Gaudí’s magical architecture; Zoe Ettinger; Business Insider

Gaudí was a Spanish architect born in the late 19th century. His buildings remain today as stunning examples of his incredible and unique style.

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Spain’s Lesser Known UNESCO World Heritage Sites; Jessica Poitevien; National Geographic

Trade in the usual tourist stops in Madrid and Barcelona for one of these less-trafficked treasures.

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Filming locations for Alex Pina’s new Netflix series White Lines; Alex Finnis; iNews

The new show from Money Heist creator Alex Pina takes place in Ibiza and its neighbouring Balearic Islands…

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The Douro, Oporto and Salamanca; Times Expert Traveller

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Colby in Salamanca | Off-Campus Study; Colby

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Burgos Bucket List: Top 15 Best Things to Do in Burgos, Spain; Melo Villareal; Out of Town Blog

Can’t wait to start exploring this medieval city? Looking for amazing activities? Here are 15 of the best things to do in Burgos, Spain.

Source: Burgos Bucket List: Top 15 Best Things to Do in Burgos, Spain – Out of Town Blog

Virtually Tour World Heritage Sites; Hakim Bishara; Hyper Allergic

April 18 marks World Heritage Day. Visit UNESCO World Heritage sites like the Taj Mahal Stonehenge through Google Earth.

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