Places in Castilla y León
The Central Plateau
There's something soul-stirring about the high meseta (plateau) with its seemingly endless horizon. But from the plains spring the delightful towns of the Castilian heartland – magical Segovia, energetic Valladolid, the Romanesque glories of Zamora and the exceptional cathedral of Palencia.
Tours and activities
Tips and articles
El Colacho: tips for witnessing the baby-jumping festival of Burgos, Spain
'Catedral de Burgos' by El coleccionista de instantes. Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike Location: Castrillo de Murcia, Burgos, Spain Date: Sunday following Corpus Christi...
48 hours in Girona
Girona may play second-fiddle to its better known Catalan counterpart, Barcelona, but this walkable city makes a perfect weekend destination in its own right...
Barcelona with children
One of the great things about Barcelona is the local habit of including children in many seemingly adult activities. Going out to eat or sipping a beer at a terrazza (terrace) needn’t mean leaving children behind...
18 free things to do in Barcelona
Barcelona has enough to keep the most voracious of culture vultures and self-indulgent of gourmands happy for weeks, but all those entry fees and tapas bills can mount up...