Spain

If you are thinking of going on holiday to Spain, then the best area of the country you can head to is the Costa Del Sol. Firstly of all, the Costa Del Sol is so much fun! No matter where you stay in this part …

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Playing golf on holiday in Spain

July 1, 2010 // 0 Comments

If you are anything like me, you probably take every opportunity to make sure that your family holiday is somewhere at least near to a golf course! I don’t know what it is about family holidays – I enjoy them enormously – but I know …

The third Ibiza International Film Festival will be taking place at the Ibiza Conference Centre (Palacio de Congresos de Ibiza) in Santa Eulalia between May 27th and June 3rd. Several hundred films have been submitted for consideration, as the organisers and judges seek to promote …

Throw open the gates and raise the curtain! Come all ye noblemen and gracious maidens to the Festival of Festivals! From 8th-10th May Ibiza’s Old Town will once again be the showplace for a world between myths and fairytales, the alleyways and streets will be …

A short list of the hotels in Ibiza: Atzaro Hotel Spa Ctra, Sant Joan KM 15 www.atzaro.com Tel: 971 33 88 38 The luxury agro-tourism to end them all… Atzaro is one of the most beautiful and exclusive resorts on the island. Mega-brands like Vogue …

The name Alhambra comes from an Arabic root which means “red or crimson castle”, perhaps due to the hue of the towers and walls that surround the entire hill of La Sabica which by starlight is silver but by sunlight is transformed into gold. But …

Getting There Again, as with Palma, if you come in July and August, be sure you have a return ticket and a reservation. Stories of passengers who were stranded for days in Ibiza in midsummer are legendary. Iberia (tel. 90-240-05-00) flies into Es Codolar International …

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Ibiza

February 2, 2009 // 0 Comments

Ibiza (ee-bee-thah) was once a virtually unknown and unvisited island; Majorca, its bigger neighbor, got all the business. But in the 1950s, Ibiza’s art colony began to thrive, and in the 1960s it became the European resort most favored by the flower children. A New …

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Majorca: Planning a trip

February 2, 2009 // 0 Comments

Getting There At certain times of the year, the trip by boat or plane can be pleasant, but in August these routes to Palma must surely qualify as the major bottleneck in Europe. Don’t travel without advance reservations, and be sure you have a return …

Madrid

January 30, 2009 // 1 Comment

American Express — For your mail or banking needs, you can go to the American Express office at the airport. ATM Networks/Cashpoints — PLUS, Cirrus, and other networks connecting automated-teller machines operate in Spain, and ATMs are plentiful in Madrid. Babysitters — Most major hotels …

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