After lunch, a walk around central Granada, and a glass of wine at a bar facing the Granada Cathedral, we went on in to see the the inside of the Cathedral of the Incarnation. It took a total of 181 years to complete construction. Facade of Continue Reading
Spain Travel Tips + Guide
Planning a trip to Spain? Amazing! Spain is a wonderful and very fun country to visit. Everywhere you go there is an upbeat vibe. The food and wine are both of incredible quality and very affordable. Every city you go to has a tasty offering of tapas so make sure you seek it out in different spots.
In each city there is so much to see and history to take in and so we will give you travel tips for each city. During my travels I went to Sevilla, Cádiz, Tarifa, Ronda, Grazalema, Córdoba, Granada, Cuenca, San Sebastian, Barcelona, and Madrid. These Spanish destinations will be the focus of this Spain travel guide. It is impossible to cover everywhere, but this is a good start for cities and places to visit in Spain, and the best things to do in each location.
After Ronda, we moved on to Granada. Back in the car with our paper map we got at the train station in Seville. We stayed at the Granada Center Hotel for 2 nights which was right on the edge of the old city center and a quick walk to Continue Reading
The Puente Nuevo and El Tajo Gorge are wild to look at, but of course there is much more to do in Ronda. We started out by walking the streets and getting oriented with some areas around town. Ronda Spain In Tiles Passing through Arco / Puerta Continue Reading
The views from the Puente Nuevo and surrounding walkways facing West and North are stunning. You can stroll along from Alameda del tajo towards the Parador de Ronda adjacent to Puente Nuevo and take it all in. Continue Reading
Ronda is located about 100km West of Malaga. But we drove through the backroads from Tarifa Spain having skipped Malaga entirely on our trip. The scene in Ronda is dramatic. This town is perched high above the El Tajo Gorge. The views are Continue Reading
If I was going to start over our time in Spain, I would stay at one of the Spanish Paradores in every single town. The value is incredible, and each is so unique. You can get a good deal by investing in a 5-day card and then you can pick and choose Continue Reading
After taking a peak at Jimena de la Frontera we continued on to Gaucín where we switched from the A-405 to road A-369. Gaucín also has a medieval castle perched above the town. Gaucín is known for its spectacular views of Gibraltar and is also Continue Reading
After our time in Tarifa, we hopped in our car and headed for Ronda and other white hill towns of Andalucia Spain. We didn't take the recommended route that Google Maps would dish out because we are hardcore and were driving for the next 2 weeks with Continue Reading
For a fun morning activity we decided to go for a horseback ride along the beach Playa de los Lances out of the Aventura Ecuestre stables. Despite not really enjoying horseback riding in my past, and getting the horse whom is the most difficult and Continue Reading
Bolonia is a small coastal town and beach just 22km West of Tarifa in Spain. The area is also known as Playa de Bolonia, Ensenada de Bolonia (Bolonia Cove), or Bolonia Bay. Playa de Bolonia is beautiful! A very natural untouched beach which is Continue Reading