Totally Spain’s Guide to the Most Spectacular Driving Routes in Spain

cars rental driving Spain Spanish routes drives

Nothing says holidays more than a car, a suitcase, sunglasses, and the open road. And here in Spain, we have a wonderful road infrastructure including shiny new three-lane highways that get you out of the cities and plenty of those romantic rural roads that snake around the mountain ridges and coastal cliffs.

On the [...]

Totally Spain’s Guide to Popular Movies Filmed in Spain

films shot in Spain Spanish movies cinema international crews

We know that great films, like all creative arts, can inspire. Here we bring you some of Spain’s stunning backdrops that you might have enjoyed on the silver screen. Some are obviously filmed in Spain. But there are a few surprises in there you might not have expected!

The Plaza de Espana in Seville [...]

Totally Spain’s Rias Baixas & Where to Go in Galicia for Great Beaches, Wineries, Palaces and Seafood

Beaches palaces wineries seafood Galicia

We’re just back from a lovely trip to Galicia and want to share some of the great reasons to visit the North West of Spain. This time, we chose the Rias Baixas area as our base and toured the vicinity as well as going north to Santiago de Compostela and south to the Cies Islands. [...]

There are Many Ways of Doing the Camino de Santiago. What’s yours?

Totally Spain Camino Santiago St James Way walking stick

Most mornings on our way to the office we pass a few Camino de Santiago walkers doing the coastal route as they walk from Guemes Cantabria to Somo to catch the ferry to Santander. It’s lovely to see the ‘peregrinos‘ or pilgrims with the St James shell on their backpacks. And when we get to [...]

Do Something Out of the Ordinary with our Really Creative Spanish Itineraries

Totally Spain 2014 creative itineraries Camino de Santiago

Ever noticed how people from Spain usually talk about their own region rather than the country as a whole? It’s because Spain is a very diverse country and the geography, landscape, climate and even the language changes from region to region. It’s part of what makes a trip here so exciting.

But because of the [...]