Public Holidays in Spain

Closed For Holidays

Unlike Bank Holidays in the UK, where the majority of bars, businesses and transport links stay open, Spanish Public Holidays are just that – a holiday that everyone can enjoy.

If you visit Spain during a Public Holiday, you may well find that even in the tourist centres along the Costas, everyday life comes grinding to a halt while people enjoy a well-earned break. If you live and work in Spain, they’re dates to look forward to, but if you’re a visitor you may well find it difficult to do any activities you may have planned. (more…)

Top 6 Alicante Beaches

Alicante Beaches

The European Union gives, with its prestigious Blue Flag, recognition of the highest quality standards in regard to factors as crucial as accessibility, cleanliness, sustainable development, infrastructure, variety of security services and making them worthy of being considered the best beaches of the Mediterranean coast. With sectors in the fully packed beaches for specific audiences such as children, people with mental and physical disabilities and nudism enthusiasts and offer evening, dining and rest for the general public recreational alternatives, the beaches of Alicante are ready for receiving and attend to their visitors. (more…)

Madrid Car Hire Day Trips

Madrid Postcard

If you’ve exhausted all the attractions of Spain’s capital Madrid and your feet are well and truly aching, why not use your hire car to go further afield and head out on a day trip outside the city?

If you’re visiting Madrid, here are a few of our suggestions for some interesting day trips to take in your hire car just outside the city. (more…)

Girona Shopping

Boqueria Market, Girona

In Girona you will find all kinds of shops, ranging from traditional stores to designer boutiques: prestigious international brands, avant-garde decoration, signature jewelry, crafts, antiques, delicatessen products and many others provide a wide variety of options that guarantee a pleasant shopping experience for everyone. (more…)

Seville Weather

Seville Weather

Located in the southern region of Andalusia and five meters height above sea level, Seville enjoys sunny days and warm nights, becoming a great option for tourists all around the world. Its Mediterranean climate has a significant oceanic influence. Given its proximity to the Atlantic and the direction of the prevailing winds, the temperature can be defined as warm. (more…)