Review of Don Curro Hotel in Malaga

Review of Don Curro Hotel in Malaga

So I needed a bed for 1 night in Malaga. At 1 night, I couldn’t rent an apartment or villa, my preferred accommodation style for…

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The Football Experience:  Watching the Spain-Italy Euro2008 Football Game

The Football Experience: Watching the Spain-Italy Euro2008 Football Game

My face painted the Spain flag stripes – red, yellow, red – I stood in a Ronda, Spain bar last Sunday night. It was the…

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Bridges Over Toledo, Spain - Roman and 14th Century Delight

Bridges Over Toledo, Spain – Roman and 14th Century Delight

Amongst Toledo’s historic attractions are two ancient bridges that are worth a look. The Saint Martin’s Bridge (Puente de San Martín) dates back to 14th…

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Photo Op: Malaga Apartment Buildings

Photo Op: Malaga Apartment Buildings

The city of Malaga, Spain is full of great photo opportunities, from the historic to the modern. One often overlooked photo opportunity takes the form…

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What Type of Electric Power Adapters are Needed in Spain for US Travelers?

What Type of Electric Power Adapters are Needed in Spain for US Travelers?

So you want to plug in your laptop or recharge your digital camera batteries during your Spain vacation holiday? Here are some things to know…

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Inside Casa Batilló in Barcelona

Inside Casa Batilló in Barcelona

Casa Batlló is a famous Barcelona building designed by Antoni Gaudi, the same guy who design La Sagrada Familia, the huge unfinished church. The interior…

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Adopt a Donkey in Spain

Adopt a Donkey in Spain

After the bull, the second most popular animal in Spain has to be the donkey. There are 140,000 of them hee-hawing in Spain. For an…

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Survival Guide: Killing Time in Madrid-Barajas Airport

Survival Guide: Killing Time in Madrid-Barajas Airport

Long-layovers. So necessary but so despised. I’ve had so many delays on outbound flights that I now aim for a layover of 2 to 3…

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Where to Buy Euros for Spain Travel

Where to Buy Euros for Spain Travel

Having a few Euros in your pocket upon arrival to Spain offers a little bit of peace of mind and a good amount of convenience….

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4 Spanish Menus Gone Awry

4 Spanish Menus Gone Awry

When menus get translated into English for the tourists, sometimes things don’t go well. These 4 menus prove it. fried what?, originally uploaded by John…

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