Bilbao and San Sebastian

When we started our roadtrip towards Pais Vasco, I had absolutely no idea of what I would find at arrival. I knew they speak a very strange dialect, the Euskera, which does not derive from Latin, is different from any other European language, and is characterized by a vast use of the letters K, V…

Seville

Down in the South of Spain, in the region of Andalusia, lies the amazing city of Seville. Birthplace of Flamenco and home to one of the most beautiful Easter processions, Seville is considered one of the most charming cities of Spain and, in my opinion, of the world. Some people say that Andalusia is actually…

Eixample, Barcelona

Eixample is the area where I lived and of which I grew extremely fond. What is really interesting about this area are its origins: Eixample means ‘expansion’ or in Catalan. It is a district of Barcelona between the old city (Ciutat Vella) and what were once surrounding small towns (Sants, Gràcia, etc.), constructed in the…