Special Features on Spain
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Jamon - Spanish Cured Ham
Spanish cured ham is appreciated by foreigners although many times they don’t understand the many differences in prices and qualities. What is exactly Jamón Ibérico? Is there a difference with Jamón de Bellota? And what is Jamón de Pata Negra? In this article we'll talk it. We’ll also identify the different regions with a protected name, the so called "denominaciones".
If you are planning on visiting Spain, then why not check out our handy phrase book and quick lessons
Schooling in Spain
Families planning to live in Spain often worry about the sort of education their offspring are likely to get and ... how to go about getting it!
The Works of Antoni Gaudi in Spain
Antoni Gaudi is my favourite architect. His organic, fluid forms that characterize his work are both easy on the eye and require thorough attention. The majority of his works in Spain are in Barcelona, and are all thoroughly worth a visit.
Golf Holidays in Salou on the Costa Dorada
Very few golfers know anything about golf on the Costa Dorada. In fact few people
actually know where the Costa Dorada is? The Costa Dorada is a stretch of coastline
running down the Mediterranean just south of Barcelona . In the heart of the
Costa Dorada is Salou, the famous town where large tour operators send hoards
of holidaymakers for fun, sun, sangria and xxx!
The Running of The Bulls in Pamplona
The excitement you feel your first time in Pamplona during
the San Fermin Festival is something almost indescribable.
Every sense is assaulted in the most magical way and you
realize you've arrived at one of the most thrilling and unusual
religious celebrations in the world.
property in Spain (Real Estate in Spain)
Impartial advice on how Best to go about buying property in
Spain for investment or relocation.
Photos of Spain
We have been collecting great photos of Spain, and are continuously
adding more to this section. Please check back regularly
to see more new pictures.
Skiing and Mountaineering in the Pyrenees
The exceptional conditions of the Pyrenean geography has led
to the establishment of several winter resorts which have runs
of excellent quality.
All over Spain, in small villages to large cities, a couple of days each year
are devoted to these local festivals.
If you are planning on visiting Spain, be sure to take a comprehensive guide
book with you. See our recommendations for the Best of the bunch.
Car rental in Spain
Looking for car hire can be a bit overwhelming on the Internet, so we start
you off here with a few tried and tested companies.
Tapas isn't Spain's national dish, but rather Spain's way of life. You can
enjoy tapas in bars all over Spain and every one has it's own speciality.
A total of 1,226 square kms. of the 500,000 that make up Spain
have been set aside as National Parks.
Traditional Spanish Crafts
Spanish crafts, the varied production of which is the fruit
of centuries-old traditions, constitutes a tourist attraction
of great importance. There is a great deal of specialised business
activity in this sector in practically every Spanish city,
especially in the tourist areas.
Spanish cooking is rich and varied, much like the country itself.
First-rate ingredients, the excellence of which are renowned,
wise old popular traditions and the promotion of fine new culinary
professionals have boosted Spain's gastronomic prestige to
the top of the list in Europe over the past few years.