Spain

Magical Madrid in Spain – More than a Capital City

Magical Madrid in Spain – More than a Capital City

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A very comfortable train ride ushers us into Madrid. On my travels 18 years ago I wasn’t so wild about Spains’ capital, so how would I feel about it now? Well many years have passed, circumstances have changed, so it’s with fresh eyes that I look at Madrid. What a…

Bilbao, San Sebastian & Vitoria Gasteiz – Basque Culture

Bilbao, San Sebastian & Vitoria Gasteiz – Basque Culture

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Now I know I was supposed to talk about Madrid this week, but I have decided to regale you with tales of the Basque country and leave the capital and largest city of Spain until last. So here we go The three last stops on our tour of glorious Spain…

Granada And Seville – Andalusia Awaits says Jo Bayley

Granada And Seville – Andalusia Awaits says Jo Bayley

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Granada is just one of those places that steals your heart forever. The region’s Moorish architecture and fabulous flamenco dancing helped form the popular image of Spain internationally. There is something so magical about this city, so special, it’s easy to see why thousands of tourists flock here every year….

What’s in store for 2015 asks Jo Bayley – Fashion Fireworks?

What’s in store for 2015 asks Jo Bayley – Fashion Fireworks?

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Welcome to Fashion Elixir for 2015 and what a fabulous start to the year it was! Sydney turned on a spectacular show with its amazing fireworks display, and people celebrated together to herald in the new year. So what will 2015 bring to the table, fashion wise? Will we see…

The Celts – Gathering to Celebrate Life & Culture Heroically

The Celts – Gathering to Celebrate Life & Culture Heroically

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The Celts are exceedingly fond of gatherings such a lovely word for bringing people together to celebrate a culture whose origin goes back to the mists of time