NOTICIAS

FOOD MECCA SPAIN

28 April 2017
Especially a visit at the food market is at the very top of the list of today’s tourists in Spain. Hundreds of options, a mixture of tradition and modernity and doors which are open to welcome everybody attracts countless tourists to visit the historic buildings in the very heart of the cities which host the local gastronomy markets.

ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE JUBILEE YEAR OF THE APPARITIONS OF FATIMA

12 April 2017
It was the 13th of May 1917 when the Blessed Virgin Mary appeared to the siblings Jacinta and Francisco Marto and their cousin Lucia dos Santos. She commanded the children to pray for world peace by saying the rosary every day. From this day on, the Blessed Virgin Mary appeared to the three kids every 13th of a month for six months.

GET ON BOARD

31 March 2017
Traveling by train in Spain has never been more luxurious and special than with El Transcantabrico Gran Lujo, El Transcantabrico Clasico and Al Andalus.

IT’S ALL ABOUT TAPAS

17 March 2017
Eating tapas has become such a trend that a new word developed out of it: “tapear” (to eat tapas). Tapas are not only eaten and loved in Spain, the hype is reaching countries all over the world – whether Americans, English or French people, everybody loves the idea of having tapas between meals without getting stuffed!

HOLY WEEK IN SPAIN

3 March 2017
Semana Santa is the most significant celebration of the year and transforms the whole country into a life-time experience. The origin of the holy festival was found with the revivification of Jesus Christ three days after he died.

LAS FALLAS FESTIVAL

17 February 2017
It’s Valencia’s biggest festival of the year and brings hundreds of overseas visitors and people from all around Spain together to celebrate the Fallas fiesta from 15th to the 19th of March.

MICHELIN STARS RESTAURANTS

7 February 2017
Spanish restaurants have been named 182 times in the guide. 150 restaurants have received one Michelin star, 23 restaurants are included with two stars and 9 restaurants have been awarded with three stars. Most of the endowed restaurants can be found in Madrid, San Sebastian and Gerona.

CARNAVALS IN SPAIN

24 January 2017
CarnIval celebrations, held before Lent, the period leading up to Easter. It has a religious origin and features traditions drawn from the pre-Christian festivals Bacanales and Saturnales of ancient Rome. The frenzy, the humor, the parodies and the jubilation invade the streets of the cities and towns of Spain.

STUDENTS IN SPAIN

11 January 2017
Spain is a wonderful student destination. It is very well known because of its historic heritage, diverse and varied culture, being one of the best tourist destination in the world.