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Water Parks in the Algarve

Water Parks in the Algarve

Slide & Splash, Aquashow and Aqualand were not the authors of the song “Barbie Girl”. They’re some of the largest waterparks in Europe, and all found in the sunny Algarve, Portugal. With over 300 days of sunshine a year in the Algarve, you might find that Slide and Splash, Aquashow and Aqualand provide a (literally) refreshing change from another day at the beach. In this comparison, we give the lowdown on the Algarve water parks. more ...

Top 3 Christmas Markets in Paris 2013

Top 3 Christmas Markets in Paris 2013

A little bit of magic, colour, and warmth is brought to Paris when the Christmas markets return for another festive season. Beginning in December, they sell everything Christmas related, especially artisanal and unusual handcrafted goods as well as original and creative gift ideas.Without further ado we would like to suggest our top three Christmas Markets in Paris. more ...

Apartment of the week in Berlin: the Kreuzberg II

Apartment of the week in Berlin: the Kreuzberg II

The Kreuzberg II offers a fat, comfortable king size bed, as well as a substantial sofa-bed, making it a great option for a couple, small family or pair/small group of friends staying in Berlin. Things we love about this apartment in Berlin include (but are not limited to) its exposed beams, calm white walls, soft blond floor and trendy red kitchen. more ...

Barcelona's Best Cocktail Bars

Barcelona's Best Cocktail Bars

The best refreshing beverage usually contains a touch of sweetness, a decent drop of alcohol and some kind of mixer, shake it or stir it all together and…voilá…you’ve got yourself a cocktail. In Barcelona there is no shortage of places to get a cocktail but we are going to show you our top five cocktail bars based on quality, price and originality. more ...

The best nudist beaches in the Costa Brava

The best nudist beaches in the Costa Brava

Nudism, a practise associated with environmentalism and the fight for freedom, is not a well-practised custom in Spain but is something that is becoming increasingly more popular. Here, we have mentioned some areas located on the Costa Brava that are perfect for practising this kind of custom. more ...

The best beaches in the Algarve

The best beaches in the Algarve

Surrounded by the clear waters and cool breezes of the Atlantic, the more than 200 km of coast extending over the Algarve region of Portugal, have an endless number of beaches. Thus, if what you’re looking for these holidays are pleasant temperatures where you can relax on find sand and enjoy the sun, then this is the place for you. more ...

Chocolate con Churros in Madrid, a Sweet Tradition.

Chocolate con Churros in Madrid, a Sweet Tradition.

After a long night of partying in Madrid, there is nothing better than having some delicious chocolate con churros and watch the street lights go out as the sun slowly come up on the horizon. Churros, crunchy and energetic, are the perfect accompaniment to the strong and thick chocolate. A sweet tradition that goes back to the beginning of the 19th century and one you can’t miss on your holidays in Madrid. more ...

The Carboneria Flamenco Bar in Seville

The Carboneria Flamenco Bar in Seville

Seville, the epitome of Spanishness, and the home of some of the best flamenco bars and shows in Spain. We would like to suggest La Carboneria Flamenco Bar a hidden gem which offers a truly unique experience in the Spanish and cultural capital of Spain. more ...

The 5 best places to cool down with a Gin and Tonic

The 5 best places to cool down with a Gin and Tonic

It’s refreshing, it’s in fashion and it’s a gin based cocktail, the spirit invented by the Dutch and perfected by the British (hurrah!), that has found its perfect match in tonic water. This refreshing elixir was invented by the British East India Company to combat tropical fevers in the colonies. Today, it takes centre stage in any bar and has once again become the talk of the town thanks to the new Premium gins that are revolutionising the market. Because, for the consumer it’s not just about mixing gin, tonic and a slice of lemon. more ...

Brands of Barcelona: Desigual and Custo Barcelona

Brands of Barcelona: Desigual and Custo Barcelona

We've talked before about unique brands that have emerged in cities such as Barcelona, London, etc. The Catalan capital is characterized by a very active creative fertility and as such it deserves more space in our blog on brands, what make us re-direct our attention to Barcelona in order to talk about two very well-known fashion brands that have catapulted the fashion scene in this city; they are Custo Barcelona and Desigual. more ...

29th edition of the Malaga Theatre Festival

29th edition of the Malaga Theatre Festival

From the 12th of January to the 11th of February they will be celebrating the Malaga Theatre Festival with a fascinating programme that will most definitely win over all kinds of audiences with its magic. A total of 13 shows, 4 of which are never seen before productions, will be transforming Malaga into the biggest stage in Spain. more ...

London Christmas Lights 2011

London Christmas Lights 2011

The Christmas lights in London are truly spectacular and always add a little festive cheer so if you’re a fan then you may be interested to know where they are. Take a look below at our little guide to get you in a festive mood with the glow of the London Christmas Lights. more ...

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