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Euro Road Trip – Madrid and Surrounds

Day 24 We made a painful separation with the creature comforts of life – hot showers, flushing toilets, and hardest of all, wifi! Leaving the Valencia region, we…

Euro Road Trip – Valencia Region

Alfarrasi We pushed all afternoon from the south-east of Spain, finally making it to Alfarrasi by 9PM. It wasn’t our single longest day of driving, but it felt like…

Euro Road Trip – Christians and Moors Festival in Alcoy

At my previous job, I worked with two guys from this part of Valencia. We’re staying with Ferran in Alfarrasi, and the other, Luis, invited us to the…

Euro Road Trip – Pyrenees and Andorra

The next stop on our European Road Trip was to the rugged mountains in the north of Spain. Even though I’ve been to Andorra and the Pyrenees before,…

Euro Road Trip – Andalucía

Day 14 Seville As with all large cities, it was hard to find camp in a convenient location. That said, Seville had a spot that was more-or-less walking…

Euro Road Trip – La Alhambra

Tickets I’d read countless warnings that you need to book your tickets early. By the time we’d confirmed a date that we’d be in Granada (and after battling…

Euro Road Trip – Day 8 and 9 – Salamanca

We’d originally considered going further west, stopping in Bilbao, however, we decided to head south to Salamanca instead – which was nearly 500km away! It was a long…

Euro Road Trip – Day 7 – San Sebastian

As we headed south from France towards the border, we noticed that the mountains started appearing on the horizon, which after nearly a week of flat plains was…

Barcelona

Spain – The Food and Sunshine in Barcelona

Barcelona is one of those rare cities that my wife and I can both agree that we like. It has the old town, interesting lanes and abundance of…

Montserrat

Spain – Around Barcelona – Montserrat

The mountains of Montserrat caught my eye as we travelled from the Barcelona airport in to town last week, and I have been excited to visit ever since….