Destinations: Barcelona, Spain
That Barcelona has a football team will not escape any visitor. Bara's home stadium has a capacity of almost 99,000 and the cheapest match tickets start at 19 - though you'll need to bring binoculars.
Dubai Is Building The World's First Temperature-Controlled City
If anywhere in the world could use a bit of A/C, it's definitely the desert-bound city of Dubai.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
US News & World Report
8 Great Places to Retire in Barcelona
Barcelona is a vibrant, colorful, proud and interesting place that combines the passion of the Spanish with the efficiency and organization of the Catalans.
Craiova becomes Wizz Air's Romanian base #5; new routes to Bologna, ...
On 23 July, Craiova Airport celebrated the opening of Wizz Air's fifth Romanian base, with the ULCC adding four new routes to Bologna and Rome Ciampino, Dortmund and Barcelona.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Luxury Barcelona Beach Penthouse
This two-bedroom penthouse apartment, high on its 25th floor, in Barcelona, Spain, is found in the Illa del Mar area of the city.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Cannabis clubs make Barcelona new...
A faint smell of cannabis smoke hangs in the air as Susana relaxes on the sofa with her mother Juana and lights up a joint.
Mad about Madrid: A 24-hour guide to Spain's capital in a land of fiestas and siestas
The clink of a cafe con leche against a china saucer, the clatter of horse hooves on cobblestones, the laughter of tartan-clad children sent to retrieve a baguette from the ambulant baker: These are the telltale sounds of Madrid rising to greet another blazing Spanish day.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
San Sebastian: Spain's priciest real estate
The Paseo de Miraconcha in the city of San SebastiA n in northern Spain's Basque Country is a special place.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Clasico showdowns in October and March - 2014-15 La Liga fixtures announced
Real Madrid will host Barcelona on October 26 before the Camp Nou return on March 22, while champions Atletico Madrid kick off the season against Rayo Vallecano Barcelona and Real Madrid will meet in La Liga's latest Clasico clashes in October and March after the 2014-15 Spanish top-flight fixtures were announced on Thursday.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
San Jose Mercury News
Vacation selfies and tips from fellow travelers
FRANCE AND SPAIN: Executive chef Justin Everett and pastry chef Ethan Howard, from Sausalito's Cavallo Point Murray Circle Restaurant, traveled to France and Spain for a 12-day "gourmet journey in three of Europe's gastronomic capitals: Paris, Lyon and Barcelona," says Everett, pictured here at Lyon's Cour des Loges with, left to right, head chef ... (more)
Pinoy indie films premiere in Spain
The success of Filipino independent films has finally reached Spain. Seven selected Filipino movies are now being screened at a local movie house in Barcelona.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
British holidaymakers return to Spain
From 2015 the largest cruise ship in the world 'The 'Allure of the Seas' will operate from the Port of Barcelona which will bring more visitors to its beaches British sun-seekers are choosing Spain again, as the number of visitors to Spanish destinations is at an all-time high.
BBVA Buys Catalunya Banc From Spanish State
BBVA won an auction held by Spain's Fondo de Reestructuracion Ordenada Bancaria, or Frob, the state-backed fund that was charged with rescuing and restructuring failed Spanish lenders following the collapse of Spain's real estate market in 2008.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Catalan Allure Starts at Hotel Duquesa de Cardona in Barcelona
Barcelona, the capital of Catalonia is a feast for the senses with its aw-worthy architecture, bustling cafes and markets, and sun-soaked beaches with picturesque Mediterranean views.
Students learn through travel
A total of 25 area students and 2014 graduates took part in the trip. Most of the young people were from Henry County Public Schools and a few were from Martinsville City Public Schools, according to group leaders Elizabeth Jones, who teaches French at Bassett High School, and Karen Knopp, who teaches French at Magna Vista.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Jaunt to Seville opens eyes
I'm spending my summer studying abroad in Barcelona, Spain, and what's great about being in the city is the opportunity to travel easily throughout the rest of the country! For a little weekend excursion, my friends and I took a train to Seville, which is located on the southern coast of Spain.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Looking For A Niche, Cheap Hotel? Try The Poshpacker
Ever been intrigued in a hotel after looking at its brochure only to find it not so compelling when you set foot in it? Next time, try taking a look at Instagram posts taken at the hotel from travelers staying there.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Fetal cardiovascular risk score predicts infant HTN in IUGR
For intrauterine growth restricted fetuses, a cardiovascular risk score is highly predictive of infant hypertension and arterial remodeling, according to a study published in the June issue of the American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology .
Catalonia's Creative Video Campaign Travels Along Its Coast
Although beautiful, the trouble with such ambitious projects is measuring the return on investment from increased visitor interest to tickets actually bought.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Harry Potter fans queue for Seven Hours to try Escape From...
'It will revoluntionise the way we holiday': From on board skydiving to a 300ft-high observation pod, Royal Caribbean unveils virtual tour of 'world's most futuristic ship' Half of women pack their partner's holiday suitcase ... with 7% choosing clothes for them as well At least it's getting shorter! Harry Potter fans queue for 'just' five ... (more)