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48 hours in San Sebastian

Everyone knows that the Vasque country is known for its food and culinary culture, the pintxos is the star of any trip to Donostia. A pintxo is a piece of bread with something on top it can be a Spanish omelette, a sausage with onion etc...What to do in San SebastianThere are plenty of things to do in the city, and it is perfect to spend a weekend, I will s…

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Asturias: cliffs, towns by the sea, sidra and cheese

Asturias in an amazing place, it is an autonomous community in the North of Spain, I have visited the area years ago and I loved it so I was very glad to be there again for the Travel Bloggers meeting this year 2014 hosted in Gijón. but I already told you all about my Gijón experience and I would like to explain you much more on the great places I visite…

Gijón: Chillida, Jovellanos, great food and much more
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Gijón: Chillida, Jovellanos, great food and much more

Gijón is a beatiful city in Asturias, Spain. My first time in Gijón was long ago when I was in high school in a summer trip with my parents. This time, it was for a different reason, I went to TBM (Travel Bloggers meeting), it is always a great opportunity to discover new places. The first thing that I saw in Gijón was the University, the venue for TBM con…

Where are the good tapas in Sevilla? We had no luck
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Where are the good tapas in Sevilla? We had no luck

When going to Seville we were so excited as we wanted to try these south of Spain tapas that everyone talks about. We asked our friends and acquaintances living in the south for recommendations. So we were all ready to try them out. Our surprise was on the first day, we tried a couple of places of tapas randomly and it was quite average nothing really e…

Street art in Seville is everywhere
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Street art in Seville is everywhere

I was shocked when arriving in Seville about the graffitis eveywhere, I had no idea there was such a culture of street art in Seville. So I spent my days taking pics of all graffitis I loved in the city. Graffitis all over the the place, on walls, buildings, blinds, even the garbage containers in the street are full of graffitis. I looked for informatio…

Our first house exchange in Ayamonte, Spain
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Our first house exchange in Ayamonte, Spain

Your first time on something is always exciting and frightening as you don't know exactly how things will go. This was our first time on home exchange, we are subscribed on Knok, and we wanted to give it a try. Our first house exchange we wanted to be something near home, and we find a house exchange in a little town Ayamonte near Portugal. We decided to …

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5 reasons to visit Benidorm

Benidorm Benidorm is one of the most touristy cities in Europe. Every year the city recieves travellers around the world. In my opinion it is an incredible place to spend your holidays because the Spanish Costa Blanca it is created to generate hapiness. Also it is near from Guadalest, las fuentes del Algar Javea, Denia, Calpe or Altea (this post is in sp…