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6 Best in Barcelona

Spain most popular city - Barcelona, Spain

Hike to the Temple if the Scared Heart of Jesus and Parc d’Atraccions Tibidabo. If you fancy getting off the normal roads of Barcelona, walk to the top of town and keep going. As you walk up the mountain, you will come across tracks and roads, with benches to sit and enjoy the view. In the evening its a beautiful place to pause and watch the…


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Technicolour dream city

Explore the vibrant palate of Catalonia. - Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona is as vibrant a city as they come. The bright Catalan capital has an impressive repertoire of gorgeous buildings, galleries, gardens, and even the food itself is a work of absolute art. The city is on a superb stretch of coast on the Mediterranean, which allows Barcelona to give its’ visitors the finest seafood available and…


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THE MUST KNOW SECRETS REVEALED

Backpacker's guide to Barcelona - Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona, the capital city of the autonomous region of Catalunya, is an international hub for artists, food, sports and night-life enthusiasts, and lovers of Spanish and Catalan culture. From the lovely streets to the ocean to the mountains, the sheer magnitude of activities to do will leave visitors restless and in desperate need to go out and…


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The amazing city of Barcelona

Spain at its best - Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona is now one of the most popular cities in Europe situated in the eastern part of Spain in the region of Catalunya. It became more and more famous during the last century due to the Olympic games, and thanks to the monumental buildings of Gaudi's brilliant mind. Barcino (Barcelona) was originally populated by various iberic inhabitants,…


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The 10 most beautiful parks in Madrid

A very different Spain - Madrid, Spain

He who likes Madrid, will know his most famous park, the Retiro, with its rose gardens, long walks full of trees, its Crystal Palace and the pond with boats from where you can feed the hungry fish that live there. But surely, the following names are not so well known, and are precious places where you can play sports, read, relax, or take a walk…


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Chase history, Gran Canaria

Spain mix of cultures - Gran Canaria, Spain

www.smayloss.com watch youtube at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yx700JwWa1s Christopher Columbus stopped off at Gran Canaria on his way to America. It must have taken an astonishing amount of willpower to leave this beautiful island behind. Gran Canaria is a Miniature Continent and its top sights are epic in scale and well worth visiting. …


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Fall in love with San Sebastian

Charming Spain - San Sebastian, Spain

www.smayloss.com watch youtube at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yx700JwWa1s Sunny days spent on sandy beaches and evenings strolls through the Old Town are among the joys of visiting San Sebastian. Picturesquely set on the crescent-shaped Bay of Concha, this elegant town is one of Spain's most fashionable beach resorts. There are so many things…


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Beautiful Madrid

Lively Spain - Madrid, Spain

Madrid is the capital and largest municipality of Spain and it is the residence of the Spanish monarch. Whether you are in town for three days or three weeks, you must go to the Plaza Mayor, where you can relax with an expensive cup of 'cafe con leche'. The Museo del Prado, the Reina Sofia and the Thyssen-Bornemisza make up Madrid's Art…


BEST HOSTELS

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  • Living Cat's Hostel
    Living Cat's Hostel
    Madrid, Spain

    There’s no better way to visit Madrid than with a stay at Living Cat’s Hostel! Our guests agree that our central location, comfortable beds, and vibrant party…

  • La Posada de Huertas
    La Posada de Huertas
    Madrid, Spain

    Our location makes us the ideal starting point for short walks to many of Madrid's most interesting sights, such as the Museum Triangle (Prado, Reina Sofia and the Thyssen), the…

  • Living Mad Hostel
    Living Mad Hostel
    Madrid, Spain

    We promise to have you mad like the madrileños after your stay with us! Our central location, comfortable beds, and relaxing “corrala” atmosphere will make you never…

  • Alberg Barcelona Pere Tarres
    Alberg Barcelona Pere Tarres
    Barcelona, Spain

    Are you looking for a new place which is fun, cheap and well-located for your stay in Barcelona? Youth Hostel Pere Tarrs is your best choice - if you want to have a great time…

  • U Hostels
    U Hostels
    Madrid, Spain

    U Hostels is Madrid's first luxury youth hostel at backpackers' prices! Located in a 19th century palace, is the most modern and stylish hostel of Madrid. Our privileged location,…