Spain

  • 61 Ecohotels: environmentally sound holidays
    Sail along the River Amazon at 10 kilometres an hour, admiring the verdant tropical scenery of the planet's 'green lung'. Enjoy the natural peace and tranquillity as the sun sets over the Amazon jungle....

  • 62 Madrid is now just 95 minutes from Valencia
    Since 1992, when the first high-speed link opened between Madrid and Seville in the south, Spain has invested heavily in the AVE network and the latest addition makes her the European leader in this high-tech...

  • 63 Sha Wellness Clinic: Spain's best health hotel
    Named 'Best international medical spa 2010' by the prestigious Conde Nast Traveller, and 'Spain's best health hotel' by Hostelco – equivalent to winning an Oscar in the Spanish hospitality world...

  • 64 Spain sets the scene for Christmas
    Click on the photo to see more images of this Spanish Christmas tradition

  • 65 Christmas markets sparkle across Europe
    Traditional markets, where you can enjoy the colours of Christmas, buy a real fir tree, mistletoe, tinsel and trappings, the toys and ornaments that bring memories of childhood flooding back, where you...

  • 66 Barcelo Asia Gardens named top luxury spa hotel
    This type of award isn't handed out lightly, and the five-star Asia Gardens, set two kilometres from the beach in the north of Benidorm, boasts plenty of reasons why it was chosen among so many candidates...

  • 67 The glitz list: destinations with glamour
    From the Swiss mountains to the South Seas: exclusive beaches and ski resorts, chic cities and island paradises, these are the places with star quality, where elegance and sophistication reign. Lonely...

  • 68 The glitz list: destinations with glamour
    From the Swiss mountains to the South Seas: exclusive beaches and ski resorts, chic cities and island paradises, these are the places with star quality, where elegance and sophistication reign. Lonely...

  • 69 Six Spanish cities with a single dream
    Six of Spain city's share a dream to be in the European spotlight in 2016. Mosques, cathedrals, basilicas and synagogues; beaches, bridges, people and history; shops, gastronomy and lifestyle... the reasons...

  • 70 The eternal spring of the Canary Islands
    Set in the cool blue waters of the Atlantic, the Canary Islands archipelago is unique: with its range of natural habitats and its subtropical diversity it offers an entire micro universe to enjoy –...

  • 71 A private view of the Alhambra

  • 72 Halloween: scary stuff from around the world
    It doesn't matter whether you call it All Saints, All Souls, the Day of the Dead, Witches' Thanksgiving or Halloween, for most of us – stars and celebrities included – October, particularly...

  • 73 Cala Grande – minimalist style in Cabo de Gata
    With a gym, massage rooms, a 450-square-metre spa, rooms equipped with private jacuzzi on the terrace, and a range of other exclusive services and details, everything about Cala Grande invites you to...

  • 74 The weather is ice, wish you were here!
    Ice tourism is the latest thing for adventurous travellers and, now winter's on its way, the ice and snow hotels of northern Europe are getting ready for business once again. So, if you're one of those...

  • 75 'Passion for Renoir' at the Prado, Madrid
    A total of 31 works have been drawn from the collection of the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute and will be on display in the Spanish capital until February 6th, 2011. For the Clarks, Renoir represented...

  • 76 InterContinental La Torre Golf Resort Murcia 5*
    The hotel is surrounded by La Torre Best Golf an 18-hole Par 68 golf course, part of the celebrated Nicklaus Golf Trail, a fantastic golf experience offering three challenging 18-hole golf courses designed...

  • 77 Watch the birdies!
    In Shakespeare's Merry Wives of Windsor, when Mistress Quickly says, "Her husband goes this morning a-birding", she actually means he's gone hunting rather than birdwatching. But now the term...

  • 78 Ten ideas for an autumn getaway in Madrid
    1. Madrid International Dance Festival 
 From November 8th to 28th, Madrid becomes the focus for the international Madrid en Danza festival;  this year it's the twenty-fifth anniversary of the event,...

  • 79 Spanish forests go for autumn gold
    The days are getting shorter, the sun's summer strength is waning, and the leaves on the trees are beginning to take on a whole host of colours from the earth-tone palette: flaming yellow and vermilion,...

  • 80 The New Seven Wonders of the World in a spectacular set of images
    A global poll conducted three years ago set out to choose a new set of modern world wonders. The idea originated from Swiss filmmaker Bernard Weber, who launched the proposal in 1999 with the intent of...



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