Category Archives: Destinations

There’s Gold In Those Hills – Las Médulas

Visiting a Roman gold mine near Leon. 20,000 pounds of gold extracted a year in Las Médulas...
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Water Tells A Story Of Asturias

Water is the essence of Asturias...
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On The Cheese Making Trail In Asturias

I’m eating one of the best meals of my life, seated between...
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Asturias Buzzards Welcome You To Spains Largest Park

The Spain Scoop adds the expert advice on outdoor wilderness...
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You Gotta See Spain: La Coruña

There exists a place in Spain where flamenco chords are swapped for the shrill call of a bagpipe...
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Photo Scoop: Orgasm Art, Octopus and Ferries in Vigo, Spain

I went to Vigo for Cies but would go back for the food....
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Celebrating in Santiago de Compostela – Spanish Summer Festivals

Head to Galicia, to mystical Santiago de Compostela at the end of July for this festival...
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Scoopette Bucket List 2: Itchy Feet, Hungry Heart

Life is short and must be lived to the fullest. Here's my list of things to see, do, learn, experience in SPAIN!
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Beaches, Beauty, And Bars In Galicia

If Cat Gaa could live two places at once, it would be Seville and Galicia. Our guest writer and expert from Southern Spain faces the dilemma that many...
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Spanish Music this Spring – Festival Do Norte 2012 – Galicia

Ready to rock? Check out Festival del Norte this spring 2012...
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Camino de Santiago, Walking the Walk…

When a friend of mine said he was going to do the Camino de Santiago again this year, but starting in Paris, I said, 'You're insane.'
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