Madrid City Guide

Hi everyone! We are working on adding some places to our City Guide portfolio, and Madrid is a place we’ve visited a few times so we thought we would share our favorite things! As you know, Spain holds a special place in our hearts since living there for 2 years. Madrid was actually the first … More Madrid City Guide

Barcelona City Guide

Hi everyone! Recently I’ve been working on some City Guides for some different places we know well. Barcelona is somewhere that Mark and I have both visited a few times, but never actually been together. It has a lot to offer a traveler: beautiful beaches, mesmerizing architecture and bustling streets. Barcelona is one of those … More Barcelona City Guide

Montserrat Abbey

Hey everyone! Now that I’ve shared some fun things about Gaudí’s Barcelona, I wanted to share with you a hidden gem outside of the city that’s worth a visit. Montserrat is a abbey hidden high in the mountains outside Barcelona. In a previous post, I mentioned that both Mark & I went to Saint Anselm … More Montserrat Abbey

Gaudí’s Barcelona

Hey everyone! I know I’ve already shared with you some insight to Barcelona in an older post, but upon visiting a second time, I’ve decided to focus on one very important aspect of the city: Antoni Gaudí. Everywhere you turn in this city you can feel Gaudí’s presence.   When visiting Barcelona in July, I was … More Gaudí’s Barcelona

Semana Santa

Hello everyone! Now that the orange trees are in bloom, the sun is staying out later and tourists are wearing shorts, we can tell that Spring is here in Sevilla! A huge part of Spring in Spain is Semana Santa (or Holy Week). Semana Santa begins on Palm Sunday (Domingo de los Ramos) and ends … More Semana Santa

Ronda & Setenil

Hello everyone! Two weeks ago, we took a day trip to two cities in the South of Spain: Ronda & Setenil de las Bodegas. We went with a program called We Love Spain, that does trips around the country, as well as to Morocco and Portugal. Our first stop of the day was Ronda. This … More Ronda & Setenil