Spain

Image courtesy of: Álex Cámara – Granada Digital.com FC Barcelona vs Granada C.F: The big match is about to kick off. I am often asked if I preferred living in Barcelona or if I like Granada in the South of Spain

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So here I am back in my old ´home´ this time I´ve just come to Barcelona for a short break and to catch up with friends. I can see that Sagrada Familia has progressed since my last visit just 6 months ago.

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What is a vintage poster? The posters that were created between 1880 and 1950. At this time the poster lived in a period of creative splendour and were very popular. This time was known as the Poster craze. A trend

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I travel for work, for leisure, to visit family and friends to. There is nothing worse than arriving to the hotel after a long trip, tired from the hassle of airport security, faffing with your luggage or losing your way

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Being surrounded by Orange trees is wonderful. The bright colours of the oranges, the deep green leaves and the dainty white flowers. The smell of the orange blossom when it´s in bloom is enticing.In the month of May the orange

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Looking for a job at the moment is pretty tough. If you are in Spain even more so, with the unemployment figures at an all time high. If you don´t speak Spanish well enough to defend yourself in the workplace then

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Recently I was reminded by my friends at Hotel Los Berchules that I didn´t have anything on my blog about the Alpujarra region of Spain. It is actually the first place that comes to mind when I need a day off. The Alpujarra certainly has an

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I´ve noticed just recently that there are quite a few British people who live in Spain all year but still don´t have a good level of Spanish. I also have friends who lived in Spain and want to keep up the language after leaving

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The month of May is one of my absolute favourite times to been in Spain. The Oranges trees are starting to blossom and the fragrant scent of Azahar (orange blossom) fill the air as you walk along. The plants and

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Having lived in Spain for many years, I´m still amazed to discover that I don´t know it all! Spain is a vast country and several languages are spoken here as well as Spanish bringing more culture to the land. Along

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