Spanish romance at the Plaza de Espana in Seville. Photo credit: Por mi tripa… via photopin cc
Valentine’s Day falls on a Friday this year so how about planning a little get-away to somewhere special for a weekend of romance in Spain?
Firstly, you’ll need to select a hotel. Let us help you set [...]
Looking for a New Year’s Resolution with a difference? We have the perfect recipe…
Like us, after a busy holiday break, right now you are probably resolving to go to the gym more and eat out less. Every January at TotallySpain.com we resolve to try something new. And this year, it’s cooking classes. [...]
The Plaza Espana – one of the many great squares in Vitoria
Congratulations to charming Vitoria in the Basque Country on being elected the Spanish Gastronomic Capital for 2014!
This terrific nomination comes just a year after having been the European Green Capital so this city certainly knows well how to go about [...]
1 Appreciate trying out exciting food at new restaurants with great views
Sightseeing as you eat – a Cantabrian speciality. Credit: Eldiariomontanes.es
2 Love walking around vineyards and taking winery tours especially when you get to meet the owners
A vineyard tour. In Cantabria, you can see the making [...]
The views from Michelin-star restaurant Annua at San Vicente de la Barquera are amazing. Pic credit: Annua
We love Cantabrian food and we want you to enjoy it too. Cantabria might not be the first region you think of when you think of Spanish cuisine – but it’s a great place to enjoy seasonally [...]
A crisp refreshing sherry at the rooftop restaurant of my hotel in Jerez
As a part-time travel writer Angela Clarence has journeyed far and wide for glossy magazines and broadsheets. She divides her time between southern Spain and southern England editing holistic non-fiction and writing a historical novel. In between chapters, Angela nipped over [...]
Ken Baldwin from TotallySpain.com enjoying the vines and the views at Bodegas Vidular vineyard near Voto in Cantabria
You probably know by now that Totally Spain customises visits for individuals and groups to wineries all over the Spain and Portugal. Last weekend (for research purposes of course!) we went to discover what’s on offer [...]
Human towers or castellers in Tarragona and Barcelona this September. Photo credit: calafellvalo via photopin cc
September is a great time to travel to Spain. It’s less busy than the peak months of July and August when many Spaniards take their annual vacation. The weather in Spain is still warm enough to take advantage [...]
Roger recommends visiting a sherry winery in Jerez
Roger Davies is our food & gastronomy expert in Seville and Andalusia and regularly guides Totally Spain clients around the city and region seeking out the tastiest bites and interesting artisan food producers. We asked him to write about his favourite places in Seville and where [...]
Riojan vineyard. Pic credit: commons.wikimedia.org
We asked long-term Riojan resident Tom Perry to tell us what it’s like in Spain’s best known wine region during the summer. Having worked in the wine exportation business for almost four decades, he knows the area and the industry better than most. Take it away Tom!