• Europe,  Spain

    Top Things To Do In Malaga

    I was lucky enough to visit Malaga for a family member’s birthday in March. The thought of some winter sun and the number of wonderful things to do in Malaga made the city a perfect location for a family holiday. From this long weekend, I have created a list of the top things to do in Malaga. This is the perfect number of things to see during a laid back weekend in the sun. When to Visit Luckily for us, there is no bad time to visit Malaga. Due to the location in the south of Spain, Malaga manages to attract sun worshippers all year round. If you are wanting…

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    Europe,  Spain

    Tenerife: Day Trips From Las Americas

    Claire and I recently spent our first Summer holiday together in Tenerife. Spain, and more accurately the Canary Islands, is one of those destinations where you are ALMOST always guaranteed sun. Although we mainly used this as a much needed holiday to relax, we also wanted to get out and do a few day trips while we were away. I want to cover these day trips from Las Americas for anyone else looking to do the same. These are in no particular order, as I struggled to pick my favourite day trips from Las Americas. Siam Park Siam Park claims to be the most spectacular water park in Europe. So,…

  • Europe,  Spain

    Top Things To Do In Madrid

    Madrid is normally overlooked by many tourists who flock to Barcelona as Spain’s top city break location. However, Madrid has more than enough to hold it’s own with Barcelona and other top European cities. Whether your idea of a city break is shopping, eating amazing local food or sightseeing, Madrid has it all. Check out all of my favourite attractions and top things to do in my Madrid! Royal Palace of Madrid The Royal Palace of Madrid is the official residence of the Spanish royal family at Madrid. Nevertheless, do not expect to see any signs of royalty as this is building now only used for state ceremonies. The palace,…

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    Europe,  Spain

    Things To Do In Valencia

    Located on the East coast of Spain, Valencia is the third-largest city in sunny Spain. This means there are more than enough things to do in Valencia to make the journey worthwhile. Although Barcelona and Madrid are both the go-to cities in Spain, Valencia excels in culture and has produced some jaw-dropping buildings throughout the centuries. Another bonus is that temperatures rarely drop into single figures (celsius), meaning the cold Winters are short, and the warm Summers are long. This makes Valencia a perfect city to wander and take in all it has to offer. My family and I took a now rare family holiday to the coast of Spain.…