Port of Spain

Port of Spain

June 13, 2016 – 03:00 pm

This tour departs from Port of Spain hotels at 3pm daily. A private taxi is provided to transfer your party to and from the Caroni Bird Sanctuary, a drive of about 30 minutes. The sanctuary...

Ibiza, Spain

Ibiza, Spain

May 24, 2017 – 02:35 pm

A summer playground for the global jet-set. A boho paradise of sandy beaches and yoga retreats. A raucous party destination beloved of inebriated Europeans. Whichever tagline you go with...

La Mancha, Spain

La Mancha, Spain

December 10, 2016 – 05:00 pm

This is a land famous for its arts and crafts, for the unique monuments to be seen in its towns and cities, and for being the setting for the adventures of the famous literary hero Don Quixote...

bankia Spain

bankia Spain

September 29, 2016 – 07:11 am

Photo A Bankia location in Madrid. The collapse of the bank a year after its initial public offering prompted Spain’s banking bailout. Credit Andrea Comas/Reuters MADRID — Spain’s national...

Small towns in Spain

Small towns in Spain

August 15, 2016 – 09:52 am

To see what Spain might have looked like in medieval times, there is no better destination than the town of Besalú. Located in Catalonia, Besalú is a completely walkable town packed with...

Living in Spain

Living in Spain

April 21, 2017 – 12:16 pm

Cul·ture shock noun the feeling of disorientation experienced by someone who is suddenly subjected to an unfamiliar culture, way of life, or set of attitudes. It’s 1am on a regular Wednesday...

la coruna Spain

la coruna Spain

July 22, 2016 – 11:50 am

Playa de Orzan in La Coruña, Spain. Photographs: Alamy Often-overlooked La Coruña in northern Spain is just the place to find good food, fabulous beaches and a dash of culture La Coruña...

Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona, Spain

August 23, 2017 – 09:50 am

Venue Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2017 will take place 5 - 9 November 2017, at the CCIB (Centre Convencions Internacional Barcelona). A full day of industry-specific insights kicks off on Sunday...

Fornos of Spain

Fornos of Spain

September 2, 2017 – 10:06 am

The excitement of stepping foot into Fornos of Spain is not solely associated to the fabulous Spanish décor that transports you from Newark to Europe. The aromas of grilled meats, the sounds...

Barcelona Spain time

Barcelona Spain time

September 12, 2017 – 10:30 am

Photo Scores of people were injured in a train crash in Barcelona, Spain, on Friday. Credit Adrian Quiroga/Associated Press At least 50 people were injured after a commuter train in Barcelona...

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Barcelona Spain time

Barcelona Spain time

Photo Scores of people were injured in a train crash in Barcelona, Spain, on Friday. Credit Adrian Quiroga/Associated Press At least 50 people were injured after a commuter train in Barcelona crashed during the morning rush on Friday as it entered one of the city’s main stations. The crash occurred on the first day of a strike by railway employees in Catalonia and elsewhere in Spain, forcing the cancellation of many trains. The employees are protesting planned…

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Fornos of Spain

Fornos of Spain

The excitement of stepping foot into Fornos of Spain is not solely associated to the fabulous Spanish décor that transports you from Newark to Europe. The aromas of grilled meats, the sounds of patrons laughing, the site of diners’ eyes opening wide while passing the family style trays to one another. The extensive choices of wines and spirits momentarily distract you while searching for the entrée you’ll be devouring for the rest of the evening. Although the…

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Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona, Spain

Venue Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2017 will take place 5 - 9 November 2017, at the CCIB (Centre Convencions Internacional Barcelona). A full day of industry-specific insights kicks off on Sunday, November 5, at 11 a.m, with additional industry content throughout the week. Please plan your travel arrangements accordingly. CCIB (Centre Convencions Internacional Barcelona) Rambla Prim, 1-17 Barcelona, Spain - 08019 Accommodations HOTEL RESERVATIONS: Executive Programs…

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Ibiza, Spain

Ibiza, Spain

A summer playground for the global jet-set. A boho paradise of sandy beaches and yoga retreats. A raucous party destination beloved of inebriated Europeans. Whichever tagline you go with, Ibiza certainly has more alternative personalities than your average holiday hotspot. Growing up in the 90s and noughties, I was used to seeing San Antonio antics hit the headlines every year when summer rolled round. I saw the headlines change as Ibiza welcomed more of the…

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Estepona, Spain

Estepona, Spain

Estepona is one of the most popular destinations for both tourists and foreign residents alike on the Costa del Sol, yet even today it still manages to retain it’s old Andalusian charm. Located at the western end of the Costa del Sol at the foot of the Sierra Bermeja mountains. Estepona’s cobbled narrow streets, fishing port, Spanish cafes and bars spilling out higgledy piggledy on the pavements, and the quaint shops and bodegas, all combine with the modern…

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Ronda city Spain

Ronda city Spain

Ronda sits in the heart of the Serrania de Ronda, about 100kms from the city of Malaga and with a population of approximately 35, inhabitants. Surrounded by lush river valleys and sitting above a deep ravine, it is a place that literally takes your breath away when seeing it. Anyone who has been lucky enough to visit Ronda will understand its appeal. It is one of the most beautiful and visited cities in Spain (the third most visited city in Andalucia). Video…

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Barcelona spain hotels

About A vibrant, modern city that spreads along the Mediterranean coastline, Barcelona is the cultural epicentre of Spain’s Catalonia region, renowned for centuries-old architecture, sun-soaked beaches and deeply cherished Catalan cuisine. From Basque-inspired tapas bars to the parks and museums of Montjuic, this captivating city of art, music and nightlife welcomes visitors with open arms. Things to do Take a stroll along the picturesque streets of Barcelona…

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Christmas in Spain

Christmas in Spain

Moving to Spain as an auxiliare, an au pair or even just for work, often means you’ll most likely have to get used to several Spanish traditions, including Christmas. Here’s what you need to know about Christmas in Spain – it’s celebrated a little bit differently than what you know. How people celebrate Christmas in Spain? Interesting read: First of all – Spaniards don’t have a Santa Claus. Apparently, the climate change just doesn’t suit him and Rudolph doesn’t…

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Port of Spain

Port of Spain

This tour departs from Port of Spain hotels at 3pm daily. A private taxi is provided to transfer your party to and from the Caroni Bird Sanctuary, a drive of about 30 minutes. The sanctuary is a 200-acre (81-hectare) protected area within a large mangrove swamp ecosystem on the northwest coast of Trinidad. In 1962, when Trinidad and Tobago became an independent nation, the showy scarlet ibis was selected as its national bird, and hunting it was prohibited…