Spain (i/ËspeÉªn/ SPAYN; Spanish: EspaÃ±a, pronounced: [esËpaÉ²a] ( listen)), officially the Kingdom of Spain (Spanish: Reino de EspaÃ±a),[c] is a sovereign state and a member of the European Union located in southwestern Europe on the Iberian Peninsula. Its mainland is bordered to the south and east by the Mediterranean Sea except for a small land boundary with the British Overseas Territory of Gibraltar, to which Spain lays claim; to the north and north east by France, Andorra, and the Bay of Biscay; and to the northwest and west by the Atlantic Ocean and Portugal.
Barcelona, a city brimmed with incredible architecture, graced with churches that influence the Baroque period and Modernist marvels. The 1992 Olympics transformed the city by firmly putting Barcelona back on the map, buildings that were previously overlooked became must-sees and the wealth of architecture within Barcelona was recognized once more. With its rich cultural, today [...]
Malaga is one of the most unique cities in Spain, and it offers visitors a vast range of activities and attractions. If you’re looking for something memorable to do while visiting the Andalusian region, you have various options to choose from. Whether you seek exciting adventure or a laid-back excursion, you won’t be disappointed with [...]
Barcelona’s city streets are peppered with the work of the famous modernist architect Antoni Gaudi. His unique contribution to the Art Nouveau movement is on display throughout Barcelona, and each building of his is more distinctive than the last. Even if you don’t know anything about architecture, you’ll be able to spot a Gaudi building [...]
When it comes to a motorbike holiday, you want something with bends and somewhere that has a lot of scenery. The worst thing is being stuck on a motorway, with hundreds of miles of straight road ahead of you. While the A roads and country roads will take longer, they are generally a lot more [...]
Does anything pull at your heartstrings more than a destination film? The glamour! The scenery! The studs with sexy accents! As easy as it would be to write a whole rave about the locations in Eat Pray Love, I couldn’t stand to watch Julia’s giant horse teeth blocking fine scenery for two hours, so I’m [...]