The Habsburg and then the Bourbon royal families have ruled Spain for the past five centuries.
The acrimonious political divisions that led to the atrocities of the Spanish Civil War serve as a reminder to stand up and vote.
Madrid’s impressive statues, fountains, and memorials beautifully exhibit its history and position in the world.
Before crossing out of the Basque Country, went to see the bridges of Bilbao.
In the Basque Country, it is not hard to find something good to eat.
Our walks on the Basque coast passed sandy beaches, fertile vineyards, geologic wonders, and scenery befitting a mythical television series.
In the Basque Country, we have encountered a wonderful land of enigmatic people conversing in a melodic and mysterious tongue.
From Catalonia, we have crossed the Pyrenees Mountains, and settled for a month on the Basque Coast of Spain.
At the end of our month in Catalonia, we crossed the Pyrenees Mountains in search of a loftier perspective.
Along the Costa Brava, we followed the Camí de Ronda, Catalonia’s legendary long-distance coastal footpath.