This is an extract from the book Travel tales from Exotic Places like Salford In Spain’s Basque country it is important to know a few words of the Basque language especially in the city of San Sebastian. This hotbed of Basque nationalism is known as Donostia locally and there are other words visitors should becomeContinue reading “San Sebastian – Food”
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The Silk Railway
A freight train from China has arrived in Madrid after an epic 8,111-mile rail trip inaugurates the longest rail link in the world.
Barcelona – walking tours
Barcelona is full of tourist traps, but new, bespoke walking tours, operated by locals – and backed by superstar chef Ferran Adrià – offer a glimpse into the hidden life of the city
Madrid by Madrilenos
Where the people who live in Madrid recommend you go in their city.
World Travel – Spain, Wales, and Vietnam
Cádiz and the Costa de la Luz: where to stay, eat, and drink The Pembrokeshire hub of Narberth has a busy arts scene, great shops and an annual food festival. Hanoi’s new food, fashion and creative quarter around lake Ho Tay was once sleepy; now it’s buzzing with a vibrant mix of creative talent, boutiquesContinue reading “World Travel – Spain, Wales, and Vietnam”