Siesta

Myths about Spain: Busted

Spain has a lot of stereotypes, rumours and myths which are not all true. When I say to you ‘Spain’ you might think about hot weather, sangria, siestas and flamenco but there’s a lot more to Spain than that. I’m going to share with you some of the common myths about Spain and the real truth behind them. “Spanish people take siestas” Siestas exist here in Spain of … Continue reading Myths about Spain: Busted

Barcelona parc de la ciutadella

Top 10 things to do in Barcelona

Barcelona is one of the most famous cities in Europe and a very popular among tourists as it’s one of the only cities right on the coast. There’s so many amazing things to see such as Gaudi’s work, beautiful nature and a vibrant night-life. After visiting Barcelona a number of times now, I have done many things in the city ( there’s really a lot … Continue reading Top 10 things to do in Barcelona

Manzanares el Real

5 Day Trips from Madrid

Madrid is SLAP BANG right in the middle of the Spanish peninsula, meaning it’s pretty easy to travel to most other parts of the country for the weekend or a holiday. There are also some lovely day trips from Madrid if you don’t have as much time off work for a holiday! The public transport here is fairly good and if you want to breakout from the stress of big city life, … Continue reading 5 Day Trips from Madrid