Category Archives: More Cool Islands

So, What’s Good to Eat in La Gomera?

La Gomera is a tiny Spanish island in the Atlantic. We know it's beautiful, but what's the food like?
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Photo Friday!! Where In Spain Is This?

Photo Friday, where are these lights? ...
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Wallet Rules: How Do You Tip In Spain?

How to tip in bars and restaurants in Spain.
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Wanna Be A Member Of The 1% Club? – Lanzarote Island

Lauren Linzer, our guest expert from the Canary Islands, loves Lanzarote Island. She is now...
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Photo Friday! Where In Spain Is This?

Beach time is here! With over 5,000 miles of shore lines, you have room to spread your towel...
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16 Bargain Gifts – Chocolate Anyone?

Traveling in Barcelona, Granada, Madrid, or Seville and want to take a gift back to Aunt Millie...
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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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Photo Friday – Where In Spain Is This?

Bridges beckon. I love to walk several bridges to see the city from a different view...
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Canarian Culinary Treats – 4 Restaurant Picks On Gran Canaria

Lauren Linzer, our guest writer and expert from Madrid, lived in Las Palmas in the Canary Islands. We are lucky to...
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Lauren’s Leap – Finding Inspiration on Lanzarote Island

Not only for partying, Lanzarote Island also nurtures the muse. You can be in the midst of touristville or...
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Jameos del Agua on the Canary Islands – Lanzarote

Over 3000 years have passed since the eruption of the Monte de Corona volcano on Lanzarote, one of the Canary Islands. That eruption bored out a lava tunnel to the sea, and, indeed, continued under the sea bed for some distance. The tunnel is about 6 km. long, and is claimed as one of the longest lava tunnels in the world. They won’t stick their necks out, and say it’s the longest, but a considerable amount still remains to be explored.
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The Scoop: Events In Spain – February 2012

While February is viewed by many as a dreary month in Europe, in sunny Spain there’s plenty to celebrate. Here’s what The Scoop likes this month: Calçots: Green onions dipped in romesco sauce, eating Calçots is a tradition, a meal, a hell of a good time. A seasonal food in Catalonia, do not miss Calçot […]
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Have You Been To These Spanish Islands?

Spain has 11 islands scattered around it in the Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean Sea. All of them are heavenly destinations for sunny vacations, but which is right for you? Depends on what you're after.
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6 Villas In Fuerteventura

Fuerteventura, meaning 'strong winds,' is the second largest island in the Canary Islands. The 125 miles of coastline ripple with aqua water merging into a cobalt blue.
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The Scoop – 6 Events in Spain, February 2011

Events and festivals all over Spain for 2011.
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