Bullfighter Joserra Lozano in Madrid
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Madrid, Spain Attractions

Madrid exudes such positive energy that it's a worthwhile destination for everyone of every age. We guarantee enough museums and galleries to satisfy every art lover in the family. There are plenty of music and dance performances to inspire your inner entertainer. And, grand palaces and statues to make your Bob the Builder want to become an architect. From bull fighting to flamenco, Madrid will awaken...

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What does a plane ticket mean to you? What does it make you think of?Where would you go?Not only what do you think of and where, but why? Why would you go to that place?Have you been there before or have only dreamed of it to explore?Or to find a new life?This is merely a story that...

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Doing Spain Right With Adult Kids

It was meant to be a real vacation. Three weeks in Spain. Just the two of us…. Not!Once the word was out, the kids started calling – daughters in New York and The Hague, our college-aged son in London. Who would not jump at the chance for an extended, all...

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From Malaga to Granada, Spain

The Costa del Sol is more than beach -- it's the home of historic Malaga and the Alhambra Palace, Andalucia's centers of art and culture.For a taste of the region that introduced flamenco to the world, spend time in Malaga. The commercial capital of prosperous Andalucia is also the birthplace of Pablo Ruiz Picasso, the renowned painter who left his mark on many European cities,...

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Wild Days Out At PortAventura In Spain

Whether it's raining on the plains of Spain or not, we recommend a visit to Port Aventura for traditional theme park fun with a splash of Spanish flavor. For kids who love virtual reality rides, roller coasters, and high-tech attractions, make this a day trip from the wonderful city of Barcelona. At Universal Studios Port Aventura...

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Spring Break In Valencia

The sunny coastal city of Valencia, Spain offers offbeat cultural attractions that make it ideal for a short break or an exciting place to perfect your Spanish. Most Spain-bound American tourists will limit their journey to the classic itineraries including Madrid, Barcelona, or Bilbao, maybe squeezing in Seville or Grenada.  They will not be disappointed.  But on...

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Barcelona, Spain With Teens In Tow

Need a place teens will thank you for on a family spring break? Barcelona Spain, with its own language, cuisine and arts, rules with this crowd. Whether your travel choices are guided by shopping, dining, history, the arts, Woody Allen's "Vicky Cristina Barcelona" or just a general good time, Barcelona fits the bill. As a business hub in the northeast of...

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Madrid’s Latest Hotspots

Madrid's Latest Hotspots by Yuli Linssen KaminitzMadrid is a great city to visit and the sunny weather makes it possible to enjoy it throughout the whole year.  There are so many things to see and do in Madrid that a new visitor can get a bit overwhelmed at times.Aside from the common tourist attractions which we can read about in every standard...

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Madrid is Awesome!

29 July 2010 I thought everyone would enjoy seeing the new serving technique for Sangria that has taken hold in Spain.     If the picture is hard to see, it's a three foot tall glass funnel with a tap at the bottom.  It's Ben, then me, then Elliot at a cafe. 28 July 2010 Got into Madrid this afternoon. We stayed at a great hostel in Barcelona...

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El Camino de Santiago

     After living in Spain for five months I came home with memories of many adventures, having explored such amazing places as Barcelona, Sevilla, Segovia, and Madrid. However amidst all of the cathedrals, flamenco dances, artwork, and wine country, one trip stands out amongst the rest. The Camino de Santiago, a pilgrimage that thousands of believers and non- believers alike...

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