Vacations in Spain during the spring are usually the most anticipated ones among families as the weather is exceptionally good that lets them enjoy with their kids. Spain is popular for its picturesque locations with sunny beaches, unique architecture, flamenco dance, bull fights and soccer. This is the perfect getaway for the spring as there are various fun filled activities to indulge in along with your kids. The weather remains temperate with pleasant blue skies during spring. The nights are a bit chilly and might have drizzle for a few hours. The blooming tulips and other early flowers are sure to attract you during this time. Continue Reading →
The Yangtze River is the third largest river in the world, making it a magnificent site to experience on its own. This river flows into China, giving you access to some of the best panoramic sights in the world when it comes to cruises. There is nothing as enchanting as these waters as you take in some of China’s most memorable routes. And if you’re looking for an escape from Spain, China is an unbeatable option!
With one of the many Yangtze River cruises available, you will get to discover what China has become today from the dying embers it was then to what is now recognized as a technological force. This is the way to go if you want to realize the beauty of China. You will be exposed to the natural habitat as well as the villages by the river taking you through historical monuments to modern trends in the country. Join us as we take a look at some of the options visitors to China have when choosing to take cruise along the Yangtze River. Continue Reading →
So I know what you’re thinking, what does Saint Ferman, a locally venerated Catholic saint, and the San Fermin Bull Run have in common? Well aside from the chant “Viva San Fermin! For a San Fermin” that’s sung to an image depicting San Fermin, oh and the name, not a lot really. The true origin of the run is as mixed as Paella, and just as varied. Some say that it began in Northeast Spain in the early 14th century with farmers simply getting restless and making their cattle run faster, but for those realists out there the most likely reason was to transport the bulls from their corrals to the bullring where they would be killed that evening. Although maybe don’t tell the kids that. Continue Reading →
Some speakers often add an ´e´ in front of an ´s´ sound, as the Spanish word for ´Spain´ is spelt and pronounced “España”. For example the word ´special´ is often pronounced ´especial´. This mistake really makes the Spanish accent come across! Continue Reading →
Hola! I'm Will Peach and I left my 9-5 London lifestyle in the last half of 2011 to learn Spanish to fluency and figure out what to see in Spain while living on the cheap.
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