Ibn-Racin was the name of the Berber tribe that established here with the Muslim invasion. After some time it became a Roman town. The town was called Santa María de Oriente when it was Christian…The ancient history of Albarracín
Located in Cap de Creus National Park, Cadaqués is a small town that is protected and hidden from the rest of Alt Empordà. It has the Mediterranean Sea on one side and the Pení Mountain on the other side. It is a place that started
Any Saturday or Sunday morning is a party in Besalú. The old capital of Cataluña wakes up early, the beautiful greenish waters have a honey-colored hue to them, as they await your visit. The tourists begin to arrive and end up falling
Santillana del Mar is said to be one of the prettiest villages in Spain because it's so well taken care of. It's a pleasure to walk through the streets and see the pretty houses with their flowers and balconies. The best plan is to
The city of Papa Luna is my favorite along the Azahar coast. I love the fortress elevtated on the rocks like a lookout along the coast. Peñíscola has something about it that just draws you in. I think it’s the strong simple, passive,
This is a traditional Spanish fishing town that has grown in importance ever since the singer David Bustamante became famous with Operación Triunfo (a Spanish version of American Idol). During the summer, the town receives many
A little Tuscan hideaway where time has stood still for centuries. From the breezy streets to its stone houses. Its tall towers, its people and its food make this place a perfect paradise to retire. It smells like artisan-ship, where
It is winter in Colonia.
The Sycamore trees stand naked: their bare branches reach into the air like flesh-less fingers.
The crooked blue table-clothed tables stay quiet: the finely-wrapped cutlery rolls onto the cobblestoned
…from the top of a hill, Vejer controls a beautiful green extension. It is logical to think that its inhabitants are influenced by this, so it is easy to understand that they built this beautiful town. You have to stop here for a few
Potes is a magnificent city, with a special charm, that allows you to stroll in its streets calmly and without hurry.
You can go down to the river, explore under its bridges, and rest next to its crystalline waters, all the while
They say that this is one of the prettiest villages in the Community of Madrid. I'm from Madrid and I'd gone 30 years without a visit. You know we usually put the close things aside, something we can't believe. But I was able to visit
A must if you go to Santorini is walking the streets of this beautiful town. You can get close using the bus that leaves from the capital, Thira, or rent a car to explore the rest of the island (45.00 € a Hyundai i10 for the whole
Carmona is a city with much history. There are many artifacts from different periods of history. In one part of the city there are many graves of different people and animals. In the Elephant Tomb archaeologists found a sculpture of a
We actually bumped into it, as we had to stop with the car to buy some things and we finally spent 3 hour there! The village is just beautiful, very peaceful and with a really wonderful beach.
I have no doubt I will be coming back
Unforgettable place to spend a wonderful holiday eating well. From the wonderful beach of Bologna through to Vejer is beautiful. I will never forget eating at the arena where our friend Paco always makes us a great meal. You can make
I fall in love with things and places easily: I have various towns where I’d love to go and live after visiting them. In Mallorca, my infatuation had two parts: the first was in Valldemossa. The town, the first in the Tramuntana
El Puerto de la Cruz is a small coastal town of the northern coast of Tenerife. It is a town with a pretty historical area, besides this, it receives a lot of tourism in its numerous hotels.
In general, the southern coast is more
I didn't get to explore this medieval town until recently, and I was pleasantly surprised by its marvelous plaza and the narrow streets which are so perfect for pictures. It leaves you wanting more. It's one of those places which
Imagine this. You're cruising along through the barren, rocky desert in the back of a dusty Mercedes taxi...no building, no trees, just nothing. After about 10 minutes, you follow the curve around a barren hillside and come across a
Tiny Town in Costa Brava with a medieval old town and a lovely wall. Full of bars with character and surrounded by the ocean, quiet, with good environment and great restaurants. Lovely village away from mass tourism in some coastal
The town of Guadalest lies on both sides of a tremendous rock that looks like a knife sitting on top of the ground. The valley to the northern part of “the knife” is covered in spectacular vegetation. The “knife” serves as protection
A small town located in the province of Burgos with hardly 50 citizens.
It’s one of the most beautiful places in Burgos. Visitors hear the sound of the waterfall in the background of their visit, as it lies in the center of town
Crowned by the Peña de Francia and consisting of high peaks and surprisingly rugged valleys, the spectacular Sierra de France contains samples of rock art and several picturesque architectural villages. Among them the best preserved
One of the most beautiful towns you can visit around Malaga is Frigiliana. If you like villages with white houses, narrow alleyways, steep hills, lots of flowers, and a spectacular backdrop of mountains and sea, then
The old fishing village of Hondarribia is an essential place to visit if you are touring around the area. It is an extraordinary blend of a border town, with its old castle, currently a Parador, and a fishing village with brightly
This is one of the prettiest towns I've ever seen. I was impressed from the first glance. It's a truly lovely white town that's both joyful and colourful, since the colourful boats give it a wonderful touch. With an impressive
Alquézar owes its name to the castle built to defend the access to Barbastro which can be found halfan hour away by car at the most. Its houses and streets possess a special medieval charm.
You can get there by bus or car, there