What To Do In Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter

The Gothic Quarter is the heart of Barcelona, filled with history and charm. It’s a lively maze of narrow, winding streets that connect various squares. Here, you’ll find Roman ruins, medieval monuments, beautiful churches, and cobbled lanes — a visual feast at every turn. This quarter is where Barcelona began, originally the Roman village of … Read more

Guide To Gaudí’s Surreal La Pedrera, a Masterpiece of Nature

La Pedrera, also known as Casa Mila, is the fantastical creation of Antoni Gaudi, one of Spains’ greatest architects. Famous for its undulating stone facade and twisting wrought iron balconies, the structure is a masterpiece of early 20th century architecture and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Built between 1906-12, La Pedrera is one of two … Read more

Dragon Iconography: Guide To Gaudí’s Casa Batlló In Barcelona

Casa Batlló is a Modernist gem in Barcelona. It’s Antoni Gaudí at his hallucinatory, dreamlike best. For Casa Batlló, Gaudí conjured a building in the image of a dragon. The strange bone-like facade commands your attention. It’s studded with skull mask balconies and capped by a sinuously scaled roof with a solitary sword-like tower. Casa … Read more

10 Days In Northern Spain Road Trip Itinerary, From Barcelona to Bilbao

Planning a road trip in northern Spain? Here’s the perfect 10 day road trip itinerary takes you from the cultured city of Barcelona in Catalonia to the culinary and architectural haven of Bilbao in the Basque region. These regions are divine, renowned for their sun-kissed beaches, architectural masterpieces, must see art museums, and rich gastronomic … Read more

Undiscovered Spain: 30+ Hidden Gems In Spain

Looking to get off the beaten path in Spain? Here’s my guide to visiting Spain’s secret out-of-the-way towns, villages, and hidden gems. This guide will appeal to savvy travelers who adore hidden gems. Or those who are simply weary of urban tourist clogs. Spain’s hotspots — Barcelona, Madrid, the Basque Country — are beautiful, but … Read more

Barcelona’s Architecture: 25 Famous Buildings In Eixample

Are you an architect lover visiting Barcelona? Barcelona is a magical city you visit for its dazzling and surrealistic architecture. Unlike other cities, Barcelona elevates architecture to rock star status. There are no end of wonders, both famous and more secret. Even if you’ve never had a second though about architecture, you’ll be enthralled. No … Read more

One Day In Barcelona Itinerary: How To Make the Most Out of a Day

A city like no other, Barcelona is a non-stop feast for the eyes. Barcelona is rich in historic sites and boasts some of the world’s most unique and fantastical architecture. If the buildings by Antoni Gaudi don’t make your jaw drop, you need to get your eyes tested! The city is bordered on one side … Read more

Classic 10-14 Day Spain Itinerary

Spain is renowned for its romantic allure and famous for its delicious tapas and vibrant flamenco culture. The country is a tapestry of diverse history, rich culture, and exquisite cuisine. Its magnificent cities are home to some of the world’s most stunning cathedrals, palaces, museums, and historic sites. This 10-14 day Spain itinerary takes you … Read more

Guide To The Best Art Museums in Spain

Are you an art lover planning a trip to Spain? Here’s my guide to the best art museums in Spain. Spain is a veritable art lover’s paradise, a treasure trove of gorgeous art from north to south. There are over 1500 museums in Spain. Spain’s best museums are teeming with masterpieces of both Spanish and … Read more

Best Cities In Europe For Art & Culture

Are you an art enthusiast looking for the perfect cultural European city break? Look no further my friends! This is the ultimate guide to the 15 best cities in Europe for art lovers. They are home to Europe’s best museums and art collections. As an art addict, I’ve visited them all. With this guide, you … Read more