The Parc del Laberint d’Horta in Barcelona, a-maze-ing!

By | October 13th, 2014|Spain|

I know, my puns are getting worse, but still, this is a place you NEED to check out next time you're lucky enough to be spending some time in  Barcelona.  Located northern in the district of Horta, away from all that hustle and bustle of central Barcelona , lies one of the city's little gems.  Beautiful, [...]

Barcelona on a budget – my top tips

By | June 12th, 2014|Budget Travel, Spain|

Barcelona on a budget is certainly possible, I mean Barcelona isn't an incredibly expensive city in the first place, or at least I personally didn't find it to be during my short 3 night stay there.  But if you are looking to take on this Catalonia wonder over a few nights, but whilst at the same [...]

Instagrams from Barcelona

By | May 17th, 2014|Real Time Blogging, Spain|

Ah Barcelona, second time lucky. Once upon a time I tried to win a trip to Barcelona with Easyjet ... I failed miserably.  I thought I had a good pitch, but ultimately I failed to get enough votes to warrant my inclusion on said trip, sob.  Fast forward 2 years and thanks to some hard [...]

Sea Kayaking in Corralejo, Fuertaventura

By | September 26th, 2012|Spain|

Sea Kayaking in Corralejo was probably the highlight on my time on Fuertaventura.  Dont get me wrong, stuffing my face every hour of the day at our all inclusive digs was beautifully fattening, but getting out of our resort and onto the water for a day was just superb. Our tour was supplied by the brilliant www.getyourguide.com [...]

Plaza De Santa Ana, Madrid – a pickpockets playground

By | September 12th, 2012|Spain|

The Plaza De Santa Ana is a beautiful place to enjoy a day in Madrid. You can sit and watch the world go by as you eat and drink with your friends. But, the Plaza De Santa Ana is also somewhere to be on your guard. Like a lot of places in Spain, the Plaza [...]