When Brazil were crowned 1994 World Champions at the end of a dramatic penalty shoot out with Italy, star striker Bebeto was joined in the celebrations by a fresh faced, largely unknown 17 year old by the name of Ronaldo. Four years later in 1998, Ronaldo was first choice in the side while in 2002, he finished as the tournament’s leading scorer as the Brazilians lifted the trophy for a record fifth time. Continue Reading →
You step off the plane having left everything, your job, your boyfriend, your family dogs; all back at home. It’s daunting. I know because I’ve been there (well, all except the boyfriend part).
All this goes with the territory of having a Spanish adventure of course. With a little pain and sacrifice comes great excitement and joy. All waiting for you just around the corner. When you’ve settled down a little better and had a chance to survey the landscape and get your bearings.
But what if I said that you could get that little extra comfort right from the get-go? Not feel so blue having stepped off a plane and into something so glaringly different?
Thanks to the development of smart new services like Blacklane’s, you can travel in a little more comfort, feel safe and secure getting from A to B and kick off a new Spanish adventure in style! Arrive in any major city and it’s all yours to experience too. Continue Reading →
Madrid is a city that thrives on its energy, and celebrates life as it comes. The number of festivals, events, concerts, and cultural activities that take place here are off the charts. The culture and the people are unabashed and jovial, living life as a festival in itself. The culture of a place is made by the locals, and Madrid embodies this spirit through its museums, traditional pubs and bars, and various local spots seeped in Madrid’s culture. Every nook and corner unearths a new surprise for tourists. 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.