Barcelona Links

Barcelona Flag What would locals like others know about Barcelona? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: Headlineshttp://www.totemtourism.com/this-weeks-news-and-views/barcelonas-new-mayor-to-curb-unsustainable-tourismhttp://thebreathingforest.com/guide-to-barcelonaThe Battle of Barcelona: Pissed Off Residents Vs Drunk, Naked Tourists – @SamShepEdwardshttp://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/blueprintforliving/an-architectural-tour-of-the-sagrada-familia/6361664Naked Italians Spark Protestshttp://www.citylab.com/housing/2015/02/16-maps-that-explain-barcelona/385117http://www.theatlanticcities.com/jobs-and-economy/2014/04/tourism-ruining-barcelona/8918http://www.transitionsabroad.com/listings/travel/travel_to_eat/cooking-schools-and-markets-in-barcelona-spain.shtmlVecinos de lugares turísticos narran cómo les afecta vivir rodeados de turistas en verano CineIndifest, el Festival de Cinema Indígena de Barcelonaindifest.org …

Galicia

Galicia Flag Galicia is an autonomous community in northwestern Spain along the Atlantic and Bay of Biscay. Santiago de CompostelaThe capital is Santiago de Compostela, destination for those following the Camino de Santiago pilgrimage route. LanguageTwo languages are official and widely used today in Galicia: Galician and Spanish. Galician is a Romance language closely related …

Santiago de Compostela

Photo: Santiago Lopez-Pastor, Museo do Pobo Galego, Convento de Santo Domingo de Bonaval Santiago de Compostela is a World Heritage City, pilgrimage destination, and cultural capital. Google Maps BackgroundCapital of Galicia, Santiago is also a center of institutional services. The city has a deep-rooted university tradition. Key Linkssantiagodecompostela.org – YouTubesantiagoturismo.com – @santiagoturismo Recommended ListeningRadio Galicia …

Spain Links = Ligas a España

Spain Flag What would locals like others know about Spain (España)? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesSpanish village seeks Unesco world heritage status for outdoor chats – GuardianScenes from a Tourism Distaster: The Empty Spanish Resorts of Covid Summer @FeargusOSull‘For me, this is paradise’: life in the Spanish city that banned cars …

1519 – 2019+

Poster In 2019 Planeta.com spotlights the 500th anniversary of the Spanish conquest of the Aztec Empire. We will follow the timeline of the expedition led by Hernán Cortés. Updates to include links to headlines and features, videos and presentations and virtual tours of the places visited during 1519. A special shoutout to Colibri winner Marlene …

Madrid

Photo: Santiago Lopez-Pastor, Bulevar de la Naturaleza Madrid is the capital of Spain. What would locals like visitors to know about the city? Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps Natural worldMadrid is located on the Manzanares River. Madrid has a number of city parks, including Parque del Buen Retiro located downtown and near the Prado Museum. Once outside Madrid, …

Teruel

Photo: Jocelyn Erskine-Kellie, La Escalinata Wikipedia: Teruel is a city in Aragon, located in eastern Spain, and is also the capital of Teruel Province. It has a population of 35,675 in 2014 making it the least populated provincial capital in the country. It is noted for its harsh climate, with a very big daily variation …

Spain

Photo: Matthias Ripp, Picos de Europa Spain is located in southwestern Europe on the Iberian Peninsula and is bordered to the south and east by the Mediterranean Sea except for a small land boundary with Gibraltar; to the north by France, Andorra, and the Bay of Biscay and to the northwest and west by the …

Fitur

Logo FITUR – fituronline.com – is a global meeting point for tourism professionals and the leading tourism trade fair for inbound and outbound Ibero American markets. Key [email protected]_madridFlickrFacebookYouTube – Playlists 2019Responsible tourism prize Embedded Tweets WikipediaFitur Planeta.com

Bílbilis

Photo: Santiago Lopez-Pastor, Ciudad Romana Wikipedia: Augusta Bilbilis was a city founded by the Romans in the province of Hispania Tarraconensis. It was the birthplace of famous poet Martial c. 40 AD. The modern town of Calatayud was founded near this Roman site. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/MwGTPcdV4oy2efqs6 Photos WikipediaBilbilis (Augusta Bilbilis) Planeta