Must-see attractions for your itinerary
The Temple Expiatori de la Sagrada Família (Expiatory Temple of the Holy Family) is considered to be the symbol of Barcelona by many residents, and the…
Welcome to one of the world's premier art galleries. More than 7000 paintings are held in the Museo del Prado’s collection (of which only around 1500 are…
Visitors and locals alike love Park Güell. The waving balcony and the colorful Guard’s House, with the imposing Barcelona skyline and sea in the…
Home to Picasso’s Guernica, arguably Spain’s most famous artwork, the Centro de Arte Reina Sofía is Madrid’s premier collection of contemporary art.
The Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum is one of the three points composing Madrid’s Golden Triangle of Art along the Paseo del Prado (Art Walk), together with the…
One of Europe's strangest residential buildings, Casa Batlló (built 1904–6) is Gaudí at his fantastical best. From its playful facade and marine-world…
In the top tier of Gaudí's achievements, this madcap Unesco-listed masterpiece, with 33 balconies, was built in 1905–10 as a combined apartment and office…
Spend a day exploring the vast grounds of Madrid’s emblematic park.
Expert guidance to help you plan your trip
Best Things to Do
There are so many incredible experiences awaiting you in Spain. Here are some of the very best.Read article
Things to Know
From speaking Spanish to avoiding common tourist mistakes, this guide full of top tips can get you ready for a trip to Spain.Read article
Traveling around Spain is convenient, efficient and manageable — thanks to its advanced and accessible public transport infrastructure.Read article
Don't let your visa application mess up your trip to Spain. Here's everything you need to know about whether you need one.Read article
Money and Costs
Compared to the rest of Europe, Spain is easy on the eyes and even easier on the wallet. Here are the best ways to save money while you're there.Read article
Best Road Trips
Explore Spain's unique cultural heritage and savor its delectable cuisine with these incredible road trip routes.Read article
Filter by interest:
- Hiking8 great walks to explore more of Andalucía
Aug 31, 2023 • 10 min readBudget Travel13 tips for seeing Spain on a budget
Jul 26, 2023 • 6 min readBeachesWhere locals go: where our Spain experts vacation in Spain
Jul 13, 2023 • 5 min readActivitiesYou’ve probably never been to Spain’s Cíes Islands: here's why you should
Jul 10, 2023 • 7 min read
- Destination PracticalitiesThe best time to go to Spain
Jul 10, 2023 • 4 min readTips & AdviceDo you need a visa to visit Spain?
Jul 7, 2023 • 4 min readRoad TripsThe 5 most scenic road trips in Spain
Jun 30, 2023 • 8 min readBudget TravelHow to get around in Spain by train, plane, bus or boat
Jun 26, 2023 • 5 min read
Purchase our award-winning guidebooks
Get to the heart of Spain with one of our in-depth, award-winning guidebooks, covering maps, itineraries, and expert guidance.