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Lanzarote Island With Liz Carlson

This mysterious island has been compared to a lunar scape. It's vast lava fields can appear desolate or comforting...
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The Scoop Interviews (no. 1): Blogger Liz Carlson, Blogger, Logrono

Liz Carlson's life motto, "Wander," which also appears as her tattoo, comes from Tolkien: "Not all those who wander are lost..."
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Why (and How) I Moved To Spain – Was I Crazy? (no. 1): Liz In Logroño

Liz Carlson first fell for Spain as a teen. After college, she made her way back to Iberia....
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Liz’s Five Favorite Pintxos (Eating In Logroño)

The best tapas and pintxos in Logroño...
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Easter In Córdoba – Hold The Eggs, Put On The Hood

Robes mended, gold crosses polished, and thousands of tall candles ready for the flame - all to be cranked up for Easter...
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Summer Sojourns in Málaga and Fuengirola

Summer sojourns with Liz in Málaga and Fuengirola....
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7 Reasons Why I Love My City (and 3 Why It Sucks): Logroño

No place is perfect. Liz tells it like it is about Logroño, Spain...
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Running Of The Bulls: I Was There (Part 1)

As one of the best known international festivals, Running Of The Bulls in Pamplona, is highly controversial. Spain does not break with tradition easily...
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Wild Wine Festival Plus 3 Tips To Save Your Sanity

I love a good festival. After watching the video on the famous Batalla del Vino, I have decided...
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No Car Needed (no. 5): Madrid To 5 Fab Festivals In Córdoba

Flowers, flowers and flowers. Cordoba is my kind of city. Festivals in Cordoba, a two hour train ride by...
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Packing For Northern Spain

What should you pack for a trip to Northern Spain? We have the scoop on what to bring and what to leave behind.
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Pamplona Without The Bull

Running of the bulls? Is there more to Pamplona than this crazy, macho festival? Liz Carlson, our guest writer and expert in Northern Spain knows...
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5 Top Reasons To Visit La Rioja

Off the beaten track: ever heard of La Rioja, Spain? Don't worry, not too many people have. It's one of the smallest autonomous communities...
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6 Tips On Moving To Spain

Moving to Spain is not easy, but it's not impossible. Keep these 6 tips in mind when planning your move.
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Meet The Experts

Nancy Todd As Co-Editor of The Spain Scoop, Nancy  has also written for  Lonely Planet Magazine, Metropolitan Magazine, Barcelona Connect, Ceramics Art and Technical, and online travel sites. Her first writing attempt was a play written in fourth grade: “Balls Under The Christmas Tree.” Performed in the family dining room, Daisy the Cat, gave it two yawns. […]