Tag Archives: BARCELONA & EAST

Stay: Barcelona’s Best Backpacker Hostel

Shoestring travelers should book here in Barcelona....
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Santa, No Sleigh – Christmas Traditions In Spain

Santas slip into modern Spain with little fanfare. Few Santas or elves... Santa Delivering Presents
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A Christmas Kiss?

Mistletoe is a hot seller for people in Spain for the holidays and long after...
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4 Christmas Markets In Spain

Villages, towns and cities in Spain have staged Christmas markets for centuries. Sad, mournful...
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Yum! Autumn Street Food – Food Culture In Spain

Walking down the street in Barcelona, a smoky, sweet scent draws me to the street vendors, the casteneros. In many cities including Granada...
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The Scoop: Events In Spain, October, 2012

Spain celebrates life - from tomatoes, trout, and transvestites, to patron saints, pork and port...
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Chasing Bargains – Where Are The Best Flea Markets In Spain?

Your Scoopettes, Regina and I love a good flea market. We get up early...
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The Scoop: Events in Spain, August 2012

Wild, crazy festivals are all over Spain throughout the year, especially in summer...
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Visit Seville: Flamenco Dance Museum

Sex in the city in Seville is not like New York. It is about the passion of the dance of Flamenco...
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Watching Mold Grow – Penedès

Travel the Penedès region right outside Barcelona for small wineries...
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I Scream For Ice Cream

Ice cream is big in Spain. We all scream for ice cream...
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Roosters on The Rambla – Barcelona

La Rambla Barcelona is a beautiful tree-lined boulevard extending from Pl. Catalunya to the Mediterranean Sea...
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The Scoop: Events in Spain – June, 2012

The Scoop: Festival Events In Spain
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Barcelona Spring Festival of LOVE! Sant Jordi’s Day in Barcelona

The Scoopettes give St. Jordi's Day a Scoopometer 10. People don't rush. They smile more. It is about luvvvvvvvvvv...
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Barcelona Airport Tips!

Getting to and from Barcelona's El Prat airport is not as easy as it should be. Follow our tips to get there hassle-free!
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