Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Main spanish cities at bird's eye

There is a way to take a quick view of main spanish cities through a spanish production driven by RTVE TV channel. The Ciudades para el siglo XXI (Cities ready to the XXI century) series go through more than 40 cities in Spain, making a review of their past and their present. What gives more interest to this work is the fact that most of the images have been recorded from the air.

Even was recorded in spanish and there's no subtitles available for other languages, surely you can have a very good idea about what is the look of any city of your interest:

Connections to Spain by air and sea

Looking for a quick way to see on Internet what are the routes to reach Spain by sea and air?. Try these links!

Flight routes from UK to Spain

Sea routes from UK to Spain

Saturday, January 26, 2013

Dive into Spain with them!

Do you speak un poquito de español?. Then maybe you can follow the adventures of these two spanish actors, best known for her recent performance in the spanish series Cuéntame cómo pasó. Imanol Arias and Juan Echanove cross the spanish geography deepening in its culture and, again, in its gastronomy. Un país para comérselo (A country good to eat) has been awarded among others in the 2012 New York Festivals TV and Film Awards, as one of the best travel & tourism TV shows, that reveal Spain through each of its regions. This is a summary of the entire series, which can be viewed on the website of the spanish television:

Thursday, January 24, 2013

Savour Spain at home

One of the people in America who better knows about Spain, its traditions and gastronomy is undoubtedly José Andrés. Being not only an internationally known chef but also a person with deep roots in the country where his career began. We can speak a lot about Spain, but in the series Jose Made in Spain, you can even smell the taste of this endless country:

Cantabrie, un petit paradis au nord de l'Espagne

Tous les dimanches à la télévision belge RTBF, Guy Lemaire emmène le téléspectateur vers une destination nouvelle, proche ou lointaine, à son program En Voyage. Dans cette ocassion, Lemaire et son equipe a realisèe un de les meilleurs et plus complets reportages qui couvrent cette région intéressante du nord de l'Espagne.
S'ouvrant sur le golfe de Gascogne, au nord de l'Espagne, entre Pays Basque et Asturies, capitale Santander, la Communauté autonome de Cantabrie présente un visage très contrasté: mer, bien sûr, avec plages et baies splendides, et tout assitôt montagne, dont trois sommets à plus de 2.800 mètres.