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FLC’s Barcelona Architecture Tour: Exploring Barcelona’s Lesser-Known Architectural Marvels

There are so many fascinating architectural designs and stories to uncover in Barcelona – Rafael Gómez-Moriana shares some of the very best on FLC’s Barcelona Architecture Tour.

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Things to Do, See & Eat in Elegant Cantabria, Northern Spain ~ Santander & Beyond

This is my travel guide to the best things to do and see in Cantabria, northern Spain, with essential tips on where to eat, drink and sleep – in the capital city of Santander and beyond. 

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Avenida Palace Hotel (4*) Barcelona ~ Historic Elegance in the City Centre

One of Barcelona’s oldest and most important hotels located in the city centre. Its sumptuous Art Deco style, refined dining options and impressive rooftop terrace (with pool) make this one of the most romantic 4-star hotels in Barcelona.

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3 Day Valencia Itinerary For First Time Visitors ~ Oranges, Palm Trees & Paella

Spain’s third largest city is famous for its blissfully sunny climate, fragrant orange trees, soft-sand beaches, culture-packed old town and, of course, for being the birthplace of paella! Here’s how to experience the best of it in just 2 or 3 days!


Best Things to Do in Rome ~ A Guide for First Time Visitors in the ‘Eternal City’

From advice on the the best way to visit the Vatican City, Roman Forum and Colosseum to tips on where to eat & drink the best pizza, pasta, gelato, wine and coffee in Rome, these are what I believe to be the best things to see, do and eat in Rome. Andiamo!


Fashionistas Marwa and Adela from Wandermoda Shopping Tours Want to Introduce You to Barcelona’s Local Boutiques and Artisans

Interview: Discover the best of Barcelona’s independent fashion scene with Marwa and Adela from Wandermoda shopping experiences.

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Basque Country Gastro Guide: Where and What to Eat & Drink in San Sebastián, Bilbao, Vitoria & Rioja Alavesa

From the legendary tapas bars in San Sebastián and Vitoria-Gasteiz to the famous vineyards of Rioja Alavesa and Michelin-starred restaurants in Bilbao, this is your essential gastro guide to the Basque Country.

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Bamboo Bike Tour Barcelona ~ An Eco-Friendly & Fun Way to See Barcelona’s Best Bits

Discover the very best of Barcelona’s old town, palm-filled parks and city beaches with Bamboo Bike Tours. If like me you’re passionate about cycling and want to…

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Discover Valencia’s Las Fallas Festival ~ Everything You Need to Know About Spain’s Most Explosive Festival

What, where, when and how to get the most out of Spain’s most EXPLOSIVE cultural celebration. An inside guide.

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Bar Cañete (Barcelona): Classic Catalan Tapas, Great Vibes and Excellent Wines

One of my all-time favourite tapas bars in Barcelona, Bar Cañete offers everything you could wish for: energy, exciting tapas dishes made with quality local produce and excellent wines.

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Coco Vail Beer Hall Barcelona: Californian Beach Bar Vibes, American Soul Food and Craft Beer in the City Centre

Sip Catalan craft beers, feast on hearty American food and connect with Barcelona’s international community.

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