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

Casa Batlló is a renowned architectural masterpiece in Barcelona. It’s a true testament to the creative genius of Antoni Gaudí. This Modernist gem has a whimsical organic design, featuring undulating facades, colorful mosaics, and imaginative interiors. Casa Battlo is Gaudí at his hallucinatory, dreamlike best. The building is a must visit in Barcelona, especially if … Read more

The Ultimate Guide To Granada’s Alhambra

Planning a visit to the magnificent Alhambra? You’re in for a treat! This Alhambra guide covers everything you need to see and do, from the mighty Alcazaba to the ornate Nasrid Palace to the stunning Generalife Gardens. In addition to highlighting the top sites, this guide also includes essential tips for visiting the Alhambra. As … 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

Guide To Barcelona’s Sagrada Família: Good Art Is Worth The Wait

Here’s my guide to visiting the magnificent, but unfinished, Sagrada Familia in Barcelona Spain. It’s a hugely popular must see site in Barcelona. This guide tells you everything to see at Sagrada. It’s also filled with useful tips, which will help you plan your visit and make the most of your time. Sagrada Família is … Read more

Guide To Goya’s Terrifying Black Paintings At Madrid’s Prado Museum

The Prado is Spain’s cultural jewel and best museum. One of the highlights of a visit is seeing Francesco Goya’s haunting Black Paintings. They’re riveting must see works at the museum. The Black Paintings are some of the most disturbing artworks ever made. They depict existential despondency over the human condition and edge-of-death despair. The … Read more

Where To See Picasso’s Art In Europe

Picassophiles unite! Here’s the ultimate guide to finding Picasso’s artwork and masterpieces in Europe. This Europe travel guide takes you to all the Picasso themed museums in Europe — in France, Spain, Switzerland and Germany. Pablo Ruiz Picasso was a revolutionary. His art is unparalleled in terms of quality, quality, and vitality. With his countless … Read more

30+ Famous Landmarks in Spain, for Your Spanish Bucket List

Planning a trip to Spain and need some destination inspiration? To help you along, here’s my guide to the 30 most famous landmarks in Spain. Spain is a gorgeous country. It boasts a heady mix of diverse landscapes, world famous landmarks, massive cathedrals and iconic museums. From Barcelona’s patron saint Antoni Gaudi to Frank Gehry … Read more

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

“There are no straight lines or sharp corners in nature. Therefore, buildings must have no straight lines or sharp corners. — Antoni Gaudí Here’s my guide to visiting the magnificent Casa Milà. This Barcelona landmark is also known as La Pedrera. La Pedrera is the fantastical creation of Antoni Gaudi, one of Spains’ greatest architects. … Read more

Guide To the Delightfully Eccentric Salvador Dalì Theatre-Museum in Figueres Spain

“I will be a genius, and the world will admire me.” — Salvador Dali, age 16 Here’s my guide to the Dalì Theater and Museum, or Teatro-Museo Dalí, in Figueres Spain. It’s one of Spain’s best small museums. It’s eccentric. But then so is its namesake, the famed Surrealist artist Salvador Dalì. When one thinks … Read more

Gaudí’s First House, the Regal Casa Vicens in Barcelona

Here’s my guide to visiting Casa Vicens, a magnificent Antoni Gaudi creation in Barcelona Spain. The vivacious Casa Vicens splashed onto the Gaudi tourist circuit in Barcelona in November 2017. The UNESCO-listed Casa Vicens opened its flamboyant doors to the public after 130 years of private ownership and a massive renovation. It’s an intense burst … Read more