Category Archives: MORE SCOOP

No Car Needed

Being Canny With Cons in Seville

Fiona has the scoop on how to not get ripped off......
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How To Move To Seville – Local Tips To Getting Set Up

Have you always dreamed of moving to Southern Spain? Cat Gaa tells you how to make it happen...
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Photo Friday! Where In Spain Is This?

By Nancy Todd Not many Christmas lights in this famous plaza.  It doesn’t need any.  It has lights designed by Gaudi.  What plaza/city is this?
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Photo Friday! Where In Spain Is This?

By Nancy Todd This giant tree looks really bad in the day time.  But, at night?  Looks great and is up every year in the same plaza.
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Photo Friday! Where In Spain Is This?

By Nancy Todd In this famous southern city, which is one of the most beautiful in Spain, they put up little houses for the Christmas market.  And they are really ugly and incongruous with the city.  Where in Spain is this?
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Photo Friday! Where In Spain Is This?

By Nancy Todd Spain celebrates the holidays by stringing thousands of miles of lights across the streets.  Magic!  Where in Spain is this?  
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The Next Big Thing At The Spain Scoop

A new series on The Scoop is coming up!
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How’s Spain Doing?

How’s Spain doing in the crisis? One local viewpoint from Madrid.....
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Photo Friday: Where In Spain Is This?

Photo Friday: Where In Spain Is This?
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Peacocks, Pavilions and Pools: The Alcazar Real of Seville

They say that Seville is the most romantic city in Spain, and its most entrancing building by far is the Royal Alcazar.
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Tapa Time: San Sebastian’s Parte Vieja Pintxo Scene

San Sebastian is known, above all, for its beauty—and for its Michelin-starred cuisine.
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Culinary Adventures in Barcelona – a Saturday with Joel from Papa Serra

What better way to get to know a city than through its food? Julie, our guest writer based in Barcelona....
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No Car Needed (no. 11): Madrid To Segovia

Those Roman dudes got around and left their huge aquaduct in Segovia...
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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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The Soapbox Scoop (no. 4): Aggression And Violence In Crisis Time (Or, People Are Jerks)

What the ^$%& is going on in Barcelona and Spain these days? Have people completely lost the plot? Spain shows its ugly side....
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