Pamplona – Where Thrillseekers Come to Run with the Bulls

Pamplona - Best Known for its Fiesta of San Fermin and the Running of the Bulls: Pamplona is a city that's best known for its Fiesta de San Fermín and the Running of the Bulls. For those not familiar with the significance of Pamplona's running of the bulls event, a stroll through the main … [Read more...]

Peñíscola: Live from the Castillo del Papa Luna – a Knights Templar Castle

Castillo del Papa Luna – A Papal Palace and Knights Templar Castle in Peñíscola: Helen Page introduces you to Peniscola from the battlements of the Castillo del Papa Luna, its Knights Templar castle built on a site that was previously an old Moorish citadel. The castle stands on the … [Read more...]

Bilbao – Live from Frank Gehry’s Guggenheim Museum

Bilbao in the Basque Country is the Home of Frank Gehry's Guggenheim Museum: Helen Page introduces you to Bilbao and Jeff Koons' "Puppy" from the forecourt of the Frank Gehry's Guggenheim Museum. Bilbao, in the north of Spain, is the capital of the province of Biscay and the largest city in the … [Read more...]

Gibraltar and its Famous Rock

Gibraltar and its Impenetrable Rock: From Torremolinos we travelled westward along the Costa del Sol to La Linea de la Conception to make a visit to Gibraltar before going on to Seville. Many first-time visitors to Gibraltar may find this place a little curious. Where it sits at the southern … [Read more...]

Tony Page reviews Bianca Reyes’ “Venice for rookies” eBook

A Venice insider's view on the best hotels, restaurants, shopping and places to see We're off to Italy in August, with a couple of stops in Venice, so I was especially interested in reviewing Bianca Reyes' "Venice for rookies" eBook. Let's hope you think my words are worth your time reading … [Read more...]