Discover SpainBarcelona Costa Blanca Costa Brava Costa del Sol Fuerteventura Gran Canaria Ibiza Lanzarote Madrid Mallorca Tenerife Alicante Andalucia Bilbao Cartagena Cordoba Costa Dorada Estepona Gibraltar Girona Granada La Palma Malaga Marbella Maspalomas Menorca Murcia Pamplona San Sebastian Seville Tarragona Valencia Vigo Zaragoza
Breakfast • Flights inc
Closing date: 24th September 2020
Breakfast • Flights inc
7-nights • September
Books inspired by Spain
Our hand-picked selection of books to get you in the mood to travel
True story about a farmer and his family who long to leave the cold, dark Scottish winters behind - so they sell up and buy a small orange farm in Mallorca. Follow the Kerr family through the hilarity of the trials and tribulations they encounter along the way. If you've ever dreamed of a new, simpler life in the sun, this is the book for you - and there are plenty of sequels to keep you occupied.
The compelling history of Ibiza - a longtime fantasy island and capital of hedonism - but also sophisticated and cosmopolitan. This book is superbly written, bringing the island's hedonist history to life from 450BC to the present day, framed by one long, golden summer where anything can happen.
True story of how Haig's world collapsed, coming through dark times and learning to live again, with details of his breakdown in Ibiza. A moving, funny and joyous exploration of how to live and love better and feel more alive. A must-read book about making the most of your time on earth.
Spain Blog posts
From the UK's most popular travel bloggers
6th July 2020 by Hand Luggage Only19 best things to do in Majorca
Nestled within the Mediterranean Sea, Majorca (or Mallorca) is one incredible island that’s so beautiful to see. Not only that, but there’s also a heap fo the best things to do in Majorca that are surprisingly diverse and totally unique. You see, Majorca is an island that’s got a little something for everyone! It’s the kind of place where you can hike the mountain ranges, explore the best beaches and visit the historic little villages. It really is beautiful and totally worth heading...
6th July 2020 by PommieTravelsThe best places to stay in Valencia
Ladies and gentleman, we have lift off! As the world slowly starts to emerge from the nightmare of lockdown and the Coronavirus pandemic, many countries are beginning to open their borders again. Spain will soon be back in business and welcoming tourists for the busy summer months. If you’re planning a trip to Spain, you might be considering the beautiful city of Valencia as your destination. (And here’s a little secret, it’s amazing for a winter break too!) ...
29th June 2020 by Stoked to TravelBest places to visit in Andalusia, Spain
Covering most of southern Spain, Andalusia stretches from the Portuguese border to the Balearic Sea. And this beautiful region is home to some of the most iconic highlights in Spain, including the world-famous Alhambra Palace and the epic Caminito del Rey. It is, without doubt, one of the best places to travel to in Spain. Although hundreds of thousands of people flock to its beach resorts each year, there are plenty more places to see and things to do in Andalusia. From weekend breaks in the...
15th June 2020 by Hand Luggage Only7 amazing secret spots to visit in Barcelona
Barcelona is one of my absolutely favourite cities to visit not just in Spain but in Europe as a whole and understandably, I’m not alone in feeling like this too. Year after year, Barcelona is ranked as one of the top 10 most visited cities in Europe so it’s safe to say that a lot of the amazing things to do in Barcelona is by this point pretty well know by a lot of travellers....
13th March 2020 by PommieTravelsWhy you should visit Barcelona: 8 compelling reasons
The city was founded by the Romans, although there are legends that say that the city was erected by Hercules, that is, founded by the Carthaginians and that Hannibal himself called it “Barcino”, in memory of his father Amilcar Barca. Throughout its history, Barcelona has been in the hands of Muslims, Christian invaders, carolling, bourbon … Artists such as Antonio Gaudi, Pablo Picasso, Joan Miro, Luis Domenech and Montaner, Antoni Tapies and many others have left their lives there,...
15th June 2020 by Savoir ThereA guide to Murcia day trips: Best days out within 1 hour of Murcia City
Murcia’s recently opened Corvera airport has increased the budget flight options for holidaymakers heading to this part of Spain from across Europe. So, it’s never been easier to take a short break in Murcia city and explore this entire region of sunny South-Eastern Spain. So, if you plan to visit Murcia and want to sample some of the best Murcia day trips to the region’s stunning coastline, mountain terrain and historic towns, this guide will help....
28th July 2019 by Budget TravellerMy 75 tips to save money when travelling in Europe
Welcome to my ultimate guide to backpacking Europe on a budget- in this post I have pulled together my 75 best tips to save money while travelling in Europe. The post is a summary of my best posts and tips till date on the BudgetTraveller- all my 10 years of travelling across Europe, distilled into one simple blog post. There are still so many cool new tips and budget hacks that I am still discovering so if I missed out anything, I’d welcome your tips and feedback in the comments below. To...