Power in the Pyrenees — royalty, monks, and magic

Power in the Pyrenees — royalty, monks, and magic

The western Pyrenees — in and out of France and Spain from castles to caldrons The Pyrenees are among my favorite mountain ranges. They are imposing and cut a clear swath between France and Spain. However, these mountains are still welcoming, gentle at times, and...
6 ways to find Spanish savings

6 ways to find Spanish savings

Here are a few ways to find Spanish savings Spanish savings are a way of life. I return to Spain every year at least once, and most years several times. These are some of my favorite ways to save while enjoying that special love of life that the Spanish present. From...

Pamplona fiesta: Reasons to return

Pamplona never sleeps during fiesta Today was the first of eight runnings of bulls in Pamplona. The Fiesta of San Fermin in Pamplona, known as the Running of the Bulls in the US, is a nonstop, 24-hour party. From July 6 to July 14 there is always dancing in the...