Spain instantly conjures images of exotic culture, colorful streets, spirited fiestas and mouth-watering food. Throw in spectacular beaches, and a well-endowed country-side for one of the most culturally and geographically diverse vacations. Here are our top 12 picks for a memorable Spanish holiday (not in any particular order).
Roam if you want to Roam around the world Roam if you want to Without anything but the love we feel–B-52’s, “Roam” (1989) While world travel generally comes with a price, there are ways for people with limited funds to go globetrotting without resorting to “beg-packing”. Making reservations at a hostel instead of a five-star […]
Are you tired of the usual tourist stops? Are you looking for something strange or unusual to add that special something to your vacation plans? Then this is the place for you . . . Glass Beach. I recall that there are miracles/I belong inside the waves—Of Verona, “Miracles” from the 2017 album Glass Beach […]
Blue water Swimming in pools around you Blue water–Adrian Belew, “Beautiful” (1983) What Is An Infinity Pool? For those not in the know, an infinity pool is simply a type of swimming pool. More specifically, it is a swimming pool positioned in a way that appears to merge into the ocean, the surrounding landscape or […]
Dreamt of renting your own gorgeous and languid private island? Well, you’re in for luck. You can now rent one on Airbnb. Bird Island, a stunning atoll off the Placentia, Belize banks comes at a cool price tag of $495 a night, with a minimum three-night stay criterion. Gather a group of friends or host […]
Now, I want to build the wall. We need the wall. And the Border Patrol, ICE, they all want the wall. We stop the drugs. We shore up the border.—Donald Trump, CNSNews (2016) During his campaign for president, Donald Trump’s supporters were happy to hear he planned to work on border security. Trump spoke of […]
While this is one of ‘show you how she does it’ stories, it’s also a story of how people can fulfill their dreams regardless of the circumstances. Elona Karafin, 23, was diagnosed with bone cancer when she was 10. Fortunately, she did come through and is now happy but always thought about how these things […]
Please Note: While the following content on exotic foods is SFW (Safe For Work), it may not, however, be SFYA (Safe For Your Appetite). Have a big dinner Have a light snack If you don’t like it, you can’t send it back Just eat it! Eat it!–-Weird Al Yankovic, “Eat It” (1984) Are you […]