Whale and dolphin watching off the south coast

Another side of Tenerife

Think Tenerife and a typical sun, sea and sand package tourism destination probably comes to mind, but this fascinating island merits deeper exploration. Step beyond the parade of beach resorts clustered along the south coast to discover another Tenerife ent...
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La Vida Lanzarote

Before visiting Lanzarote, I never thought I would get so excited over a potato. But the Spanish island’s traditional dish of papas arrugadas (Canarian wrinkled potatoes) has instilled in me a newfound enthusiasm for the humble spud. Boiled in the skins in sal...
Villa Magna

Magical Madrid

  Madrid is one of the few European cities that has succeeded in retaining the overwhelming charm and authenticity of its mother culture – as the Spanish are wont to do so valiantly. Indeed, they are loathe to give up their customs and you will fin...