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A black stone beach in Lanzarote

Insider Tips for Where to Go in Spain

A black stone beach in Lanzarote

Looking for insider tips on where to go in Spain? You’ve come to the right person. I’ve been living in Spain for going on 12 years and it’s been a wonderful experience to settle into life here. Among the many surprises that the country has thrown my way over the years is that Spain is […]

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A view of Girona's river

Day Trips from Girona, Spain

A view of Girona's river

When I booked a train trip from Madrid to Girona for my second visit, I was excited to once again stroll through the Spanish city’s medieval streets and see the famed cathedral, etc. But, since I’d already seen most of the city, I was also thrilled at the idea of exploring some of the wonderful […]

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Segovia Cathedral

The Best Spain Travel Apps

Segovia Cathedral

Updated 03.01.2018: Since March 2016, we’ve been sharing the best apps for Spain travel. And, because My Itchy Travel Feet Assistant Editor, Nicole Jewell, lives in Spain, she knows Spain travel apps! This is the most recent update that includes eliminating apps that are no longer published plus we introduce you to our latest finds. […]

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Dancing flamenco in Seville

Dancing Flamenco in Seville, Spain

Dancing flamenco in Seville

As you know, My Itchy Travel Feet readers love traveling to Spain. Recently, we showed you how to spend an active weekend in Seville. But nowhere did we mention flamenco, a dance the city is famous for. But we’ve fixed that! Guest contributor, Kirsten Gallagher, is here to share her experience dancing flamenco in Seville. […]

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alhambra, granada

How to Spend a Weekend Exploring Granada, Spain

alhambra, granada

From its traditional pueblos to bustling cities like Madrid and Barcelona, Spain is a favorite for travelers. However, those in the know, know that the country’s heart and soul can be found in Andalusia, and in Granada in particular. Today, guest contributor, Kirsten Gallagher, is here to show us how to spend a unique weekend exploring Granada—a […]

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Toledo, Spain

How to Take a Day Trip to Toledo from Madrid

Toledo, Spain

How to Take a Day Trip to Toledo from Madrid Updated: 09.01.2018 Most travelers who visit Spain spend at least a few days in Madrid, wandering through its impressive museums, lounging in Retiro Park, and sampling the endless tapas. However, guest contributor, Kirsten Gallagher, is here to tell us how to get outside of the […]

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Plaza de Espana

How to Spend An Active Weekend in Seville

Plaza de Espana

Beautiful Seville – recently voted by Lonely Planet as the world’s number one destination in 2018 – is without a doubt the crown jewel in Spain’s Andalusia region. Although fairly easy to explore by simply walking around the picturesque city, today’s guest contributor, Naomi Elster, is here to tell us how to spend an active […]

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The Mezquita, Cordoba

Exploring Cordoba

The Mezquita, Cordoba

Like most of the country, Spain’s Andalusia region is simply spectacular. Along with the stereotypical (but fairly accurate) reputation for wonderful tapas and vibrant lifestyle, this Spanish region has a very distinct culture. Today’s guest contributor, Naomi Elster, is showing us how to explore Cordoba, whose charm and history make it one of Spain’s most […]

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Discover Spanish history on Cadiz walking tour

Viva la Pepa: a Cadiz Walking Tour

Discover Spanish history on Cadiz walking tour

Cadiz walking tour updated: 02.28.2018 In the 1600’s, Christopher Columbus began his second voyage to the New World from the port of Cadiz, Spain. Today cruise guests learn about the city’s place in history during a Cadiz walking tour shore excursion that celebrates a unique event in Spanish government. Viva la Pepa: Cadiz Walking Tour […]

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Jaen, Spain

Introducing Jaen, the Lesser Known Jewel of Andalucia

Jaen, Spain

European travel is obviously near and dear to our hearts, and, of course, Spain is always on our radar, especially the country’s many off-the-beaten-track destinations. Today, guest contributor and local resident, Rachel Webb from Andalucia Explorer, is here to show us the ins and outs of Jaen travel, a beautiful town carpeted with olive groves and […]

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