Spain Travel Guide
This capacious corner bar is named for Spain’s famous black-hoofed pigs, so don’t miss a crunchy, salty, and delicious toasted sandwich of jamón serrano, fresh tomato, and anchovy ($2.95), accompanied by Bodegas Bretón Dominio de Conte 2001.
The only Madrid outpost of the Royal Spanish Mint, this shop sells limited-edition commemorative coins, as well as stamps, engravings, and reproductions of artworks by famous Spanish painters like Diego de Silva y Velázquez. All purchases come with identity certification.
Join the Gaudi gawkers in front of the architect's surreal Casa Batlló.
Picnic around the saltwater swimming pool overlooking the Mediterranean.
Let the experts guide you through a stellar selection of wines from the nearby Rioja region, as well as other regions of Spain.
This crimson-walled shop stocks Delgado's signature black and ivory separates and knits.
The well-edited boutique for men and women is stocked with the greatest runway hits from, among many others, Valentino, Alexander McQueen, and Jean-Paul Gaultier.
At Spain's oldest dry-goods store, Ultramarinos La Confianza, freshly baked bread shares shelf space with regional delicacies such as Somontano wine, pañoleta cheeses, and candied chestnuts.
Small-ship river cruises with immersive land excursions are Travcoa’s specialty. California’s Travcoa tailors trips around a theme of your choosing—on a culinary weekend, you’ll sample olive oil at ancient mills and tour Seville’s tapas restaurants.
Enjoy a different perspective of Barcelona from the saddle of a five-speed bike with the help of Biciclot Marítim, a nonprofit bike co-operative founded in 1986.
Behind its impressive neoclassical façade with the stone busts of playwrights, the Teatro Español stages Spanish and international dramatic works in a grand hall filled with royal-red seats and gilt trim.