5 Things to do in Costa Brava

Costa Brava beach and chairs

Spain is a diverse country, and Catalonia is no exception. With its own language, special customs, and current movement for independence, many would even call it a different country all together. Politics aside, Catalonia and the Costa Brava region is incredible. I never expected such a beautiful place only a short flight away from Madrid. […]

4 Easy Day Trips from Barcelona

Sitges Spain

Are Day Trips from Barcelona Worthwhile? Check out 4 that are definitely worth getting out of the city. Today longtime Barcelona resident Julie Sheridan shares her favorite easy day trips from Barcelona. Each one sounds more tempting than the next! The Mountain-Top Monastery of Montserrat The ‘serrated mountain’ of Montserrat means many things to many […]