With a brash, breezy, big city feel, the capital of Gran Canaria stretches for miles along the north-east cost of the island and has a superb beach as well as an abundance of shops
Tossa de Mar may have a bit of an image problem, conjuring up visions of the worst of package-tour hell, but this reputation has never actually been justified.
Along with about two dozen others, I boarded a pleasure cruiser in the harbour of Sant Carles de la Ràpita, a fishing town in the Ebro Delta nature reserve, halfway between
First of all, let’s just learn how to pronounce it. All together now: vye-ya-doll-eeth. Try it once more. You see, it’s not that bad once you get used to it.
It may be small, but La Palma is perfectly formed, with a range of landscapes, beautiful beaches and all sorts of activities on offer.
If you want to spend your holiday lying on never-ending beaches of golden sand, with nights at buzzing bars and cool clubs, give El Hierro a miss.
This is the really cool area of the Salamanca district, the blocks nearest the Retiro Park, with some of the city’s most
The streets leading off the Puerta del Sol, particularly Preciados, Carmen, Arenal, Mayor and Carretas are full of chain stores and small shops.