Our travel guides, travel tips, and articles for Spain written based on personal travel, research, and experience. We have visited Spain numerous times and spent months slowly traveling around the country.

Our guides and articles on Spain are written for backpackers, flash packers, digital nomads, slow travelers, and budget travelers, looking to explore Spain.

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10 Best Boutique Hotels in Barcelona Spain – Where to Stay in Barcelona in Style

If you’re on the lookout for some incredible Barcelona hotels then you’ve come to the right place! We’ve taken it upon ourselves to do the hard work, and have compiled…

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Things to Do in Granada Spain – Exploring Andalusia

Inquisitive travelers will spend days and hours keeping busy with all the things to do in Granada.  Beautiful Granada is best known as the home of the Alhambra, one of…

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Things to Do in Seville – Exploring Andalusia, Spain

Things to Do in Seville, Andalusia, Spain Travelers who enjoy a mix of grandiose historical ambiance and modern trappings of the New World will find loads of things to do…

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Awesome (and Cheap) Things to Do in Barcelona – Barcelona Attractions

Things to Do in Barcelona on a Budget There are about a million and one things to do in Barcelona for just about any kind of traveler.  Barcelona might be…

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5 of the Best Beaches in Barcelona

If you’re looking for the best beaches in Barcelona, then look no further! Beautiful Barcelona is home to some great beaches where sun worshipers can top up their tan, play…

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The BEST HOSTELS in Granada – Spain on a Budget

The Best Hostels in Granada Are you searching for the best hostels in Granada? While there are some pretty great Granada hostels, not all are amazing. We’re here to help…

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The BEST Hostels in Madrid – Spain on a Budget

The Best Hostels in Madrid, Spain. Are you looking for the best hostels in Madrid? Not all Madrid hostels are created equal, and we’re here to help you find the right…

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The BEST HOSTELS in Barcelona 2019 – Spain on a Budget

Barcelona Hostels – The Best Hostels in Barcelona Looking for the best hostels in Barcelona? While there are many, not every Barcelona hostel is created equal. Out of all the…

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The BEST HOSTELS in Seville 2019 – Andalusia on a Budget

Best Hostels in Seville Looking for the best hostels in Seville? There are a lot to pick form but not every Seville hostel is worth your patronage. We’ve picked out…

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15 of the Best Tapas Restaurants in Barcelona You NEED to Visit

Where are the best tapas restaurants in Barcelona? We’re glad you asked! Spain and Tapas are as synonymous as Italy and pasta. It’s like a national dish, only better. Better…

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Awesome Things to Do in Madrid – Spain Travel Guides

Things to Do in Madrid, Spain Most travelers won’t have to look hard to find a lot of great things to do in Madrid. When you think about Madrid you…

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10 of the Best Boutique Hotels in Madrid – Explore Spain in Style

If you’re on the lookout for some fantastic Madrid hotels then you’re in the right place. We’ve compiled a list of the best boutique hotels in Madrid to give you…

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Things to Do in Malaga – Exploring Andalusia, Spain

Things to Do in Malaga – Exploring Andalusia, Spain Lovers of history, sunshine, tapas, wine, and all-night parties will find a million and one things to do in Malaga. Malaga…

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18 of the Best Beaches in Europe – 2019 Guide

18 of the Best Beaches in Europe Are you searching for the best beaches Europe has to offer? With a wide variety of landscapes and climates varying from the windswept…

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The Best Hostels in Valencia – Spain on a Budget

The Best Hostels in Valencia Looking for the best hostels in Valencia, Spain? While there are many Valencia hostels, not all are that great. We’re here to help you pick…

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Best Beaches in Costa del Sol – Sun and Surf in Spain

The Best Beaches in Costa del Sol The best beaches in Costa del Sol Spain are waiting for you with blue and golden arms wide open! In the southern part…

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The BEST HOSTELS in Malaga 2019 – Spain on a Budget

The Best Hostels in Malaga Are you looking for the best hostels in Malaga? While there are a bunch to pick from not all Malaga hostels are created equal. Situated…

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5 Day Trips From Madrid You Need to Take – Exploring Spain

Best Day Trips From Madrid As many reasons as there are to visit Spain’s capital there are almost as many reasons to take a day trip from Madrid. Which is…

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Andalucia Travel Tips – Exploring Andalucia on a Budget

Andalucia Travel – Exploring Andalucia, Spain on a Budget Located in the south of Spain Andalucia has a deeply layered history dating back to the Bronze Age. We recently spent…

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The Best Day Trips From Barcelona – Things to Do in Spain

Great Day Trips From Barcelona When visiting the captivating capital of Catalonia make sure to take one of these incredible day trips from Barcelona! Catalonia is a veritable cornucopia of impressive…

Seven Great Hikes in Spain

Great Hikes in Spain You May Not Know About

The Best Hikes in Spain Hiking in Spain? Really? Quick, what is the first things that come to mind when you think of Spain? Is it eating tapas? Taking a siesta?…

Barcelona on a Budget – Backpacking Barcelona

Barcelona on a Backpacking Budget Barcelona, The City of Gaudi. Deeply steeped in history, seemingly every nook and cranny of this city has a story to tell. Barcelona is busy, beautiful…

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Things to Do in Cordoba – Exploring Andalusia, Spain

Things to Do in Cordoba, Andalucia History buffs (and a lot of other folks) will find plenty of things to do in Cordoba, Spain. Cordoba is one of Spain’s most…

Visiting Barcelona – Why You Should Come and Why You Should Leave

Barcelona. The City of Gaudi. A city where you can cross a street and be transported from the present into a distant past. You can roam the historic Gothic Quarter at…

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Europe’s Best Summer Music Festivals – 2017

Summer festival season is upon us in Europe! With so many incredible options, trying to figure out what the best summer music festivals in Europe are can be a bit…

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Day Trips From Barcelona: Power and Peace in Montserrat

Day Trips Barcelona – Exploring Montserrat When in Barcelona you MUST take a day trip to Montserrat! She grabbed my arm, a signal to stop. In a low, excited whisper…

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Hiking the Cami dels Bons Homes in Spain

The Cami del Bons Homes. A hike along the footprints of the past. A narrow dirt path winds up along the side of the valley, bending and switchbacking through darkened…

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Ten Things All Great Hostels Have in Common

Traveling on a budget means you will likely be staying in hostels for at least a portion of your journey. The trick to enjoying your stay is knowing how to…

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Cami dels Bons Homes Day 1 – Prullans to Prullans

Day one of our hike along the Cami dels Bons Homes started in Prullans and ended in Prullans Overview Starting Point: Prullans Ending Point: Prullans Distance: 9 kilometers/ 5.5 miles Altitude Gain/Loss (in meters):…

Cami dels Bons Homes Day 5 - Peguera to Berga

Cami dels Bons Homes Day 5 – Peguera to Berga

Day five of our hike along the Cami dels Bons Homes started in Peguera and ended in Berga. Overview Starting Point: Peguera, Spain Ending Point: Berga, Spain Distance: 12 km/ 7.5…

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Cami dels Bons Homes Day 2 – Bellver de Cerdanya to Baga

Day two of our hike along the Cami dels Bons Homes started in Bellver de Cerdanya, led us through the Parc Natural Cadí-Moixeró, and ended in the Medieval town of Baga. Overview Starting…

Cami dels Bons Homes Day 4 – Gósol to Peguera

Cami dels Bons Homes Day 4 – Gósol to Peguera

Day four of our hike along the Cami dels Bons Homes started in Gósol and ended in Peguera. Overview Starting Point: Gósol Ending Point: Peguera Distance: 18 kilometers/ 11 miles Altitude…

Cami dels Bons Homes Day 3 – Baga to Gosol

Day three of our hike on the Cami dels Bons Homes started in Baga and ended in Gosol. Overview Starting Point: Baga Ending Point: Gosol Distance: 24 kilometers/ 15 miles Altitude…

Barcelona Gallery

During our two weeks in Barcelona we slowly and inevitably fell in love with the city. Its beautiful architecture, historic landmarks, energy, and people will always have a fond place…