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No Car Needed: Tarifa To Africa

Many travelers don't realize that Africa is 35 minutes by ferry from Spain
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No Car Needed (no. 14): Madrid To The Walls Of Ávila

Walking parapets, climbing towers, calling for your love. The stuff of fairy tales is only 1.5 hours from Madrid.
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No Car Needed (no. 13): Segovia, A Bridge Through Time

Hop on a bus or train to Segovia from Madrid...
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No Car Needed (no. 8): Barcelona To Flower Festival In Romantic Sitges

Chalk drawings on the streets start the party weekend celebrating the Corpus Christi Festival in romantic...
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No Car Needed (no. 11): Granada to Jaén

The area around Jaén produces more olives that any other region of Spain...
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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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No Car Needed (no. 3): Barcelona – Figueres, Day Tripping to Dalí-land

Love him, hate him, or feel confused by him, the work of Salvador Dalí (1904-1989) is prodigious...
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No Car Needed (no. 10 ): Bilbao to Vitoria

Hopping on a bus to go to Vitoria is easy and our guest writer from Bilbao, Liz Pitt...
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Spain’s San Juan Festival on Minorca Island (June 23, 2012)

It's no coincidence that San Juan is so close to the summer solstice, and many people think of this blow-out party as...
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No Car Needed (no. 7): Barcelona to Gorgeous Girona

Girona is gorgeous. That is it. As a small city, it is easy to walk, you won't need any public transportation...
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No Car Needed (no. 4): Seville To Cádiz

Sometimes it is good to chill by taking a day trip to an uncomplicated city. Seville to Cádiz...
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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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No Car Needed (no. 2): The Train To Vic, Or, Why I Was Wrong Yet Again

For the first few years I lived in Catalonia I poo-poohed Vic, thinking it to be nothing more than some farming town, and since I grew up in a farming town, I had little interest...
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No Car Needed (no. 1): Barcelona To The Spring Waters of La Garriga, Catalonia

From Barcelona to La Garriga it takes just 40 minutes and there are one or two trains an hour leaving from...
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