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Spain - Your next favourite adventure

Spain is a country located on the Iberian Peninsula in southwestern Europe.
It’s rich in history, culture, and natural beauty, attracting millions of visitors every year.

From the bustling streets of Madrid to the beautiful beaches of the Mediterranean, Spain offers something for everyone.
The country is famous for its vibrant cities, stunning architecture, delicious cuisine, and unique traditions, including flamenco dancing and bullfighting. 

Get inspired to plan your own Spanish adventure with my in-depth guides and best travel tips.


Best travel time

Spring (March to May) or fall (September to November) are the best times to visit Spain.

Local currency

Spain's currency is the Euro (EUR).

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The best things to do in Madrid

Madrid, the vibrant capital of Spain, offers a wealth of exciting things to see and do.

Some of the best experiences to enjoy in Madrid include visiting world-class art museums such as the Prado and the Reina Sofia, exploring the stunning Royal Palace, and strolling through the picturesque Retiro Park.

The city is also known for its incredible food scene, with a range of traditional and modern restaurants offering delicious Spanish cuisine.
Be sure to try some of the city’s famous tapas dishes, including patatas bravas and tortilla española.

For nightlife, head to the trendy Malasaña or Chueca neighborhoods, where you can find everything from cocktail bars to nightclubs.

And no visit to Madrid would be complete without experiencing the energy and excitement of a flamenco show.

Things to do in Madrid, Spain

Amazing experiences in Spain

Spain is a country full of incredible experiences, from exploring historic cities and stunning beaches to enjoying world-class cuisine and wine.

Take in the magnificent architecture of Antoni Gaudí in Barcelona, or witness the passion of flamenco dancing in Seville.
Explore the picturesque streets of Granada’s Albaicin neighborhood, or take a stroll through Madrid’s Retiro Park. Spain’s natural beauty is also not to be missed, with the Pyrenees mountains in the north and the beaches of the Costa del Sol in the south.

The best things to do in Madrid, Spain

Explore the cities of Spain

Spain is home to some of Europe’s most vibrant and exciting cities.
Barcelona’s stunning architecture and beachside location make it a must-visit destination, while Madrid’s museums and cultural offerings are unparalleled.
Valencia, on the eastern coast, offers a blend of historic charm and modern amenities, while Seville in the south is known for its beautiful Gothic cathedral and stunning Alcázar palace.
Outside of the major cities, smaller towns such as Granada and Salamanca offer their own unique charm and history.

The best things to do in Madrid, Spain

Delicious food in Spain

Spain is famous for its delicious cuisine, with a focus on fresh, high-quality ingredients and unique preparations.
Sample traditional tapas dishes such as tortilla española (potato omelette), patatas bravas (spicy fried potatoes), and gambas al ajillo (garlic shrimp).
Try the iconic paella, a rice dish filled with seafood, chicken, or vegetables.
For dessert, indulge in churros con chocolate (fried dough sticks with chocolate sauce) or the unique crema catalana (a creamy custard with a caramelized sugar topping). Spain is also known for its excellent wines, with regions such as Rioja and Priorat producing some of the world’s finest vintages.

The best things to do in Madrid, Spain

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