The Best Spanish Cookbooks To Have At Home

Spinach and chickpea stew tapa

This blog post was originally posted on November 22, 2016, and was updated on September 9, 2020.  Whether you already consider yourself something of an aspiring chef or you just want to switch things up, these Spanish cookbooks will bring the best of Spain to your kitchen. Spanish cuisine is known the world over for […]

3 Must-See Christmas Markets in Seville in 2019

We love visiting the gorgeous and charming Christmas markets in Seville during the winter holidays!

This blog post was originally posted on November 13, 2015, and was updated on November 27, 2019. The winter holidays will be here before we know it, and we all know what that means: Christmas markets! A timeless tradition that springs to life in any major city in Europe, Christmas markets in Seville take on […]

Vintage Finds: Top Thrift Shops & Flea Markets in Seville

One of the most historic flea markets in Seville is the one that takes place every Thursday on Calle Feria.

Don’t be fooled by Seville’s prim, posh reputation—locals aren’t above taking advantage of a good bargain when they see one. The treasure trove that is your average thrift shop or flea market becomes even more fascinating in Spain. Not only will you come across great deals on secondhand clothes and knickknacks, but you’ll also get […]

11 Things to Do in Cordoba: The Perfect Day Trip from Seville

One of our can't-miss things to do in Cordoba is the Alcazar de los Reyes Cristianos. The gardens are an especially gorgeous little corner of the city.

Few places hold as much indisputable charm as Cordoba, with its colorful flower-lined streets and gilded remnants of Moorish Spain’s glory days. First a key Roman settlement and later the capital of Al-Andalus, Cordoba was once the most important city in Europe. Its picturesque cobblestone streets hold thousands of years of secrets and stories belonging […]