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Inside Background
This segment is about culture with a small "c" emphasizing customs concerning...
Last edited: 26 October 2012
Spain is a country that is rich in history and has been influenced by many...
Last edited: 27 May 2014
Travel Pictorial - Country or Natural Wonder Always browse any or all Travel...
Last edited: 05 November 2012
The official website for Spanish Tourism is www.spain.info   Also visit their...
Last edited: 11 April 2013
Winter In Madrid, temperatures are seldom lower than freezing.   Good reasons...
Last edited: 11 July 2014
The Best Monasteries of Spain Spain has very many monasteries that call...
Last edited: 05 August 2013
Getting between Spain’s major cities is most easily accomplished by air, as...
Last edited: 30 April 2013
The Alhambra is the 'pin-up' for a fascinating 'Moorish' trail that is fast...
Last edited: 25 May 2014
Spain is a vast country so the local building style will vary with the use and...
Last edited: 17 December 2007
These are a few links to information about these islands. Balearic Islands Info...
Last edited: 01 February 2007
Beautiful Gardens of Spain Spain has some of the most beautiful gardens in the...
Last edited: 16 May 2013
Spain has hundreds of small medieval towns that are beautiful and picturesque...
Last edited: 31 October 2011
Birthdays and Saint’s Days Birthdays (Cumpleanos), as well as  Patron Saint's...
Last edited: 10 October 2008
Bull fighting is a traditional spectable for many Spaniards, but it is...
Last edited: 24 January 2012
These are a couple of links to a variety of information about these famous...
Last edited: 12 August 2008
Ceuta (pop. 76800) and Melilla (pop. 72000) are two autonomous Spanish cities...
Last edited: 30 June 2008
An often asked question on the forum is about what to wear so one does not to...
Last edited: 19 August 2013
  Spain - Coasts & Beaches If you don't enjoy crowds and want to experience...
Last edited: 05 June 2013
This is a link to introduction to Spanish cooking. Spanish Cooking Info
Last edited: 31 January 2007
Today's weather and a 5 day forecast for popular Spanish resorts...
Last edited: 29 October 2008
This is a link to some data about Don Quixote. Don Quixote Info
Last edited: 31 January 2007
A. Introduction When you are in your own city and see a group of foreign...
Last edited: 24 August 2008
A. Business Cards When two business people meet for the first time in Spain...
Last edited: 30 June 2008
Here are a few links to information about some of the famous names in the world...
Last edited: 01 February 2007
This is a link to information about various festivals. Spanish Fiestas Info
Last edited: 31 January 2007
This is a link to some information about Flamenco. Flamenco Info
Last edited: 31 January 2007
Here is a link to some information about geography. Geography of Spain Info
Last edited: 31 January 2007
This is a link to information about the famous Rock of Gibraltar. Gibraltar...
Last edited: 01 February 2007
Spain is often considered to be a continent-worth of variety in one country of...
Last edited: 11 March 2014
Here is a link to information about some Jewels of Spain. Spanish Jewels Info
Last edited: 31 January 2007
Jewish History in Spain Routes of Sefarad is an interactive multimedia...
Last edited: 23 December 2012
In Spain there are several trains which could be an interesting way to explore...
Last edited: 21 April 2013
Mijas may not be the biggest of the "pueblo blancos" (white villages) on the...
Last edited: 27 June 2006
Maps 
Here is a link to a site with a range of Maps of Spain and its various regions...
Last edited: 01 February 2007
*** SANT PAU -- San Pol de Mar, Barcelona *** CAN FABES -- Sant Celoni...
Last edited: 26 November 2010
This is a link to information about the famous monastery located outside of...
Last edited: 01 February 2007
Names of People in Spain The official names of people in Spain may be different...
Last edited: 21 July 2007
Here is a link to Spanish parks. National Parks of Spain Info
Last edited: 31 January 2007
Official link to cultural sights in Spain http://www.spaini...
Last edited: 24 January 2012
This is a link to some information about the Spanish artist. Pablo Picasso Info...
Last edited: 31 January 2007
Personal Id Required in Spain   The law in Spain says that everyone must be...
Last edited: 06 August 2013
Increasingly the Moorish trail is becoming a popular itinerary...
Last edited: 25 May 2014
Picasso Museums of Spain Pablo Picasso (Born in Malaga in 1881 – Died in 1973...
Last edited: 22 January 2014
  MUSEO HISTORIA AUTOMOCION de SALAMANCA Address: Plaza del Mercado Viejo S/N...
Last edited: 10 August 2013
Everyone is born in his country as an accident of birth or fate. When one is...
Last edited: 07 July 2010
Safety Tips The United States State Department has a good article about travel...
Last edited: 05 November 2012
This unusual, and extended, route from Madrid to Zaragoza is much more...
Last edited: 30 June 2008
This article was written to for Americans in particular, to offer some things...
Last edited: 18 February 2014
Spanish Food 100 A tourist remembers a place he visited by his taste buds...
Last edited: 10 June 2010
Spanish Vegetarian Tapas Dictionary  Tapas are small flavorful dishes in Spain...
Last edited: 01 June 2014
This is a link to some basic information about Tapas. Spain - Tapas Info
Last edited: 31 January 2007
The Best Archaeology Museums of Spain 1. Museo Nacional de Arte Romano (Merida...
Last edited: 26 March 2013
The Best Art Museums in Spain During the height of the Spanish Empire in the...
Last edited: 03 January 2014
The Best Castles of Spain History Visitors who come to Spain for the first time...
Last edited: 11 August 2013
The Best Cathedrals in Spain A cathedral is the principal church of a bishop's...
Last edited: 09 January 2011
Spain was ruled by the Romans for about 7 centuries and the Romans left a large...
Last edited: 09 August 2008
The Best Small Towns of Spain Spain has many small towns, but some have more...
Last edited: 05 July 2013
The Menu of the Day at Restaurants Every restaurant in Spain, by law, has to...
Last edited: 17 December 2007
Spain's history contains one of the finest examples of a medievel Muslim...
Last edited: 25 May 2014
Monuments Most Visited in Spain In 2010, the Alhambra issued a press release...
Last edited: 12 June 2012
Tips for Planning Travel to Spain These tips are for first time travelers to...
Last edited: 04 June 2014
This is a link to information about a Top 10 listing. Top 10 Attractions of...
Last edited: 01 February 2007
Tourist / Visitor Useful Advice This is a link to tourist office practical...
Last edited: 17 March 2010
      Traveling is a challenge for seniors and those requiring wheelchair...
Last edited: 10 July 2014
Trip Planning Mistakes  After reading hundreds of proposed planned trips in TA...
Last edited: 23 September 2013
King of Spain Government of  Spain Official Tourist Bureau Official Tourist web...
Last edited: 28 June 2012
This is a link to a site with info about the listed world heritage places...
Last edited: 19 March 2007
Inside For Foreign Visitors
The currency of Spain is the Euro (EUR), currently shared by 17 nations of the...
Last edited: 06 May 2012
Border crossings   Spain has FOUR European land borders. Two are with Schengen...
Last edited: 30 July 2013
Dial 112 - for all emergencies 902 102 112 - for multi-lingual services...
Last edited: 01 August 2012
In many parts of Spain, particularly small towns and rural areas, older people...
Last edited: 22 May 2013
Always dial the full number as written or printed, including area code, when...
Last edited: 01 November 2012
Locals often tip even if modestly, it is considered polite and the Spanish are...
Last edited: 01 July 2014
If you are paying by credit card in Spain and your home currency is not the...
Last edited: 28 July 2013
Voltage is 220V, 50 Hz (cycles). One needs to use a transformer (converter) if...
Last edited: 09 July 2008
Exchanging money in Spain is easy and follows a similar pattern to elsewhere in...
Last edited: 02 June 2014
Main-line policing in Spain is organised and managed on a national basis by the...
Last edited: 18 March 2014
Car rental is a nice option for moving around this beautiful country. It´s very...
Last edited: 25 July 2014
English to Spanish translation of words commonly seen whilst travelling by...
Last edited: 02 July 2008