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Top 10 places to visit in Spain


Select from an eclectic plethora of historic Spanish cities, diverse landscapes, famous artworks, quirky festivals and delicious food from all over Spain. Here are some of the best places to visit in Spain.

Groups and Clubs around Spain

Groups and Clubs around Spain


Here's a guide to an extensive list of groups and clubs in other areas of Spain for expats, from sports groups to social and family gatherings.

Rick Steves: Eating tapas in Spain

Rick Steves: Eating tapas in Spain


Travel writer Rick Steves encourages the discerning eater to go to Spain for "the true tapas experience", and offers some vocabulary to get them started.

Keukenhof Holland

Keukenhof celebrates Dutch design in soon-to-bloom gardens


For just a few short weeks, the Netherlands comes alive with vibrant colour. Tulipomaniacs flock each spring to Keukenhof to catch a glimpse of the legendary Dutch tulips, a symbol that has endured far longer than the flower’s bloom. [Contributed by Keukenhof]

olive tree

A trip to Spain's biggest and endangered ancient olive trees


Travelling to the area of Spain's endangered ancient olive trees reveals many surprising discoveries, including some of the world's biggest olive trees and the exceptionally high prices of olive trees for sale.

Best Christmas markets in Spain


Catch the festive spirit in Spain by visiting some of the best Spanish Christmas markets from Madrid, Granada and Seville to Costa Blanca and Barcelona.

European Christmas markets: A guide to the best Christmas markets in Europe


‘Tis the season for Christmas carols, Santa, mulled wine and European Christmas markets. Head to some of the best European markets at Christmas to discover on holiday.

Best European winter sun destinations

Best European winter sun destinations for 2016


Escape the sub-zero temperature and travel to the best winter sun destinations in Europe with easyJet. Bask in sunshine during your holiday in the top winter sun locations of Tenerife, Malaga or Lanzarote. [Contributed by easyJet]

Top winter destinations in Europe

Top winter destinations in Europe for 2016


Embrace the European winter and fly with easyJet to the four top winter destinations in Europe. Spend the holidays in festive Vienna or laid-back Marseille and find out why winters in Europe are simply unparalleled. [Contributed by easyJet]

Spain's best forest walks

Hiking in Spain: Spain’s best forest hikes in autumn


Along with spring, autumn is by far the best season for walking and hiking in Spain. Where better to hike than in one of Spain's most beautiful forests?

Best theatres in Spain

Spain for Pleasure: Best theatres in Spain


Spain has some of the most impressive and lauded theatres in the world: Visit these top theatres in Spain and discover Spain's top annual theatre festivals and events.

How to eat healthy in flights

10 tips on how to eat healthy on flights

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Helpful advice for frequent expat travellers who want to keep their healthy eating habits while travelling on an airplane and stay away from some less than appetising plane food.

Top 8 hidden summer destinations in Spain

Top 8 summer destinations in Spain – away from tourist masses


Discover some of Spain's less touristic sites and unwind away from other tourists flocking Spain.

7 most beautiful lakes to visit in Spain

8 most beautiful lakes to visit in Spain


Spain is known for rich culture and mouth-watering food but it also boasts some of Europe's most scenic lakes. If you're a nature lover, here are eight Spanish lakes for your bucket list.

Blowtorch haircut

The perfect haircut: The Spaniard who cuts hair with fire


Is this the world's 'perfect' haircut? This Spanish hairdresser discovered blowtorches are an essential tool for cutting a 'mathematically' symmetrical haircut.

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