Cuenca, where the f*ck is Cuenca might you ask. Well so did I when I found out I had a job opportunity there to work at the UIMP with students learning English in the summer of 2013. I had a little look on Google Maps (my favourite app ever), and managed to get myself a summer job in this small Spanish city. I got on … Continue reading Cuenca – The underrated Spanish city.
When I hear ‘Alicante’ for some reason I used to think of annoying British tourists who go to Spain to get drunk and burnt in tacky hotels without any sign of culture. But that’s in Benidorm, which is in the northern part of the Province. However I managed to go to the City of Alicante a couple of times, and although it may not be so … Continue reading Alicante
Located in the northern region, Austurias (famous for mountains and Cider) is the coastal city Gijòn. I was lucky enough to travel here for 2 days last summer as a last minute weekend away in a BlaBlaCar from Madrid. We stayed with an Airbnb host which did the job but was one of the dirtiest apartments I’ve ever stayed in, there was also a crazy cat (am … Continue reading Gijòn
Còrdoba wasn’t a city I’d heard about as much as some others, but as I had a friend there and I had the opportunity to stay with him and his Spanish family, I couldn’t refuse a weekend trip! I went in January so it wasn’t as hot as usual but normally, it is as hot as the rest of Andalusia (REALLY HOT!) I travelled by … Continue reading Còrdoba