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      Alone in december

      Corralejo Dec 5, 2016 at 3:00 PM

      Hi ! I m going alone in Corralejo from the 13th to 20th december. I took some kitecourses but i also want to visit or to do some activities there. Is anyone also there during this time ?

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    • 18 year olds in Palma

      Palma de Mallorca Nov 28, 2016 at 1:37 PM

      Hi was wondering if anyone has any recommendations for things for young people to do in Palma? Preferably not too expensive. Also we are wanting to go clubbing where is the best best place to go?
      We're thinking of getting the bus to water parks or magaluf do you know how easy it is to get buses and how often they are? Thanks :)

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      balcony view Cabalgate 2017

      Alcoy Nov 18, 2016 at 4:29 AM

      I am looking to rent a place or a bedroom for one night with a balcony to see the Cabalgate . I am unable to stand to long hours and would love to see the parade. The tourist office told me to ask real estate agents . But maybe someone here knows someone who rent out there place with Airbnb. Thanks in advance
      Louise

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      Christmas Eve Church Service. Costa Adeje

      Canary Islands Nov 15, 2016 at 4:36 AM

      Myself and my husband are staying in Costa Adeje this Christmas. Would like to attend a Service Christmas Eve. Any recommendations? We are not Roman Catholic but are not concerned about this as long as we are genuinely welcome. An English Service would be preferable.

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      24 hours bars in barcelona

      Barcelona Dec 2, 2016 at 1:21 PM

      Hi vt'ers
      Are there any 24 hour bars in Barcelona, hopefully easy to find. when I was last there there was one, Velodroma but I'm not sure now.
      cheers

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    • Family Vacation Help

      Spain Nov 24, 2016 at 10:32 PM

      Hi, everyone,

      I'm hoping to get a little help with a possible vacation to Spain this coming summer for two or three weeks. I'm pretty lost so far in terms of cities, neighborhoods, etc. It would be my husband, our kids (6 and 4), and me. In an ideal world, I'd love a trip that:

      -allows us to spend time with locals (I have read that kids often play outside until late at night, and I'd love my kids to experience that, especially since my son goes to a Spanish immersion school)
      -is close to the beach for at least part of the trip
      -does not require renting a car
      -is close to kid-friendly activities

      If you have any advice for me (the more specific, the better!), I'd greatly appreciate it!!

      Thanks!

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    • Disability travel in Seville

      Sevilla Nov 19, 2016 at 10:24 AM

      My husband and I are traveling to Seville in April. We have been to Catalonia many times and know the are well.
      Now we want to branch out and see more of Spain! Craig has difficulty walking and uses a scooter for any distances.
      We are working with a travel agency that works with disability travel. However, I am wondering if anyone has an
      Insights they might share for Seville and seeing the sights there.
      Thanks!!

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    • things to on Sunday

      Spain Nov 15, 2016 at 12:22 PM

      Suggestions for what to do on Sunday. Have hire car dont mind travelling a couple of hours or so each way
      ,

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    • Shops selling walking poles

      Puerto de la Cruz Nov 9, 2016 at 11:53 AM

      Are there any shops in Puerto de la Cruz where I may buy walking poles?

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    • Easy travel via spain/Portugal

      Spain Nov 28, 2016 at 1:20 AM

      I'm wanting to travel from Oriheula to Granda to Córdoba to Seville to Faro to Lisbon to Madrid.

      Would love advice on easiest way to travel ? And ideally the cheapest!

      If trains which ones are best? Is there a Spain/Portugal train pass you can get for two weeks?

      If rental cars are there any recommended companies for one way drop off?

      Are there any 1 day or short multi day tours that go to these places or some of them?

      Are there any restrictions traveling between to two countries?

      Any help is kindly appreciated :)

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    • things to do on Sundays

      Fuengirola Nov 15, 2016 at 12:29 PM

      Currently in fuengirola have a car don't mind travelling a couple of hours or so each way. Been told everything is closed as from Saturday mid day any suggestions please

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    • Best hotel to stay at with rooftop bar

      Barcelona Nov 26, 2016 at 11:31 PM

      I am trying to stay at an affordable hotel with a nice rooftop bar in Barcelona. I would prefer something closer to Las Ramblas or Placa Cataluna, I believe. I really wanted to stay at Villa Emilia, however, it is sold out for my visit in September. Any advice for a hotel that would be in a $150-$200/night price range would be greatly appreciated! Thanks in advance!!

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    • Best place to stop for a night between San Sebastian & Granada?

      Spain Nov 13, 2016 at 8:26 AM

      Hello,

      I will be driving from San Sebastian to Granada at the end of June and would like to stop somewhat half way. It looks like Madrid is about half way, but I have never been there so I don't know what driving there is like. Can you recommend a place maybe just outside that city that would still make it easy to get into with public transportation or maybe another city that would be worth visiting for a day?

      We will also be going to Valencia for about a week in early June. Any recommendations for good neighborhoods to stay in? We will have our small dog, and love to be able to walk to markets and restaurants. Not really big nightlife people,

      Thanks so much!
      Nicole

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    • Restaurants open Dec 24th and 25th in Barcelona?

      Barcelona Nov 8, 2016 at 4:53 AM

      Does anyone know if there are any restaurants open in Barcelona on the 24th and 25th? I am hoping to find somewhere for dinner on these 2 days for my family of 4. Please let me know if anyone has any suggestions, would love to make some reservations.

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    • Car rentals Cadiz

      Cadiz Nov 21, 2016 at 9:10 PM

      On the various websites I can't seem to find a car rental firm in Cadiz. Particularly near the cruise port terminal.
      Do I have to travel to Sevilla to hire a car. I wish to travel to Sevilla,Malaga,Cartagena and finish in Valencia. I believe car is the only way to travel.

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      Salamanca Jun 14, 2016 at 3:44 PM

      Is it possible to get a direct bus to alba DE tormes

      1 Answer Jun 15, 2016 at 1:46 AM
    • Summer school in spain for teenagers

      Salamanca Feb 11, 2016 at 6:36 AM

      My 15 year old daughter wants to go to Salamanca for a couple of weeks to learn Spanish. We were considering Collegio Delibes but now I do not like the sound of the college or the city for a 15 year old naive girl and friend. Could anyone recommend a summer language school in Spain where they will have fun but also be supervised ?

      1 Answer Feb 12, 2016 at 4:02 AM
    • student accomodation

      Salamanca Jul 8, 2015 at 10:31 AM

      Can anyone please recommend accomodation for three students in Salamanca I have heard horror stories about booking online and properties not living up to expectations .Some people advise staying in hotel at first and then start searching ,others warn that nice places will be gone .We are so confused!!!!

      7 Answers Jul 10, 2015 at 1:46 PM
    • Problem with the route

      Palencia Apr 21, 2015 at 12:53 PM

      Hi everyone,
      I live in Izmir Turkey, and I'll go to Palencia in May for a week. I learned the nearest airport is Valladolid airport. I didn't find a direct flight. The travel company offered me two alternatives. 1) Istanbul to Madrid with Iberia Airlines and then using bus shuttle Madrid to Valladolid (Iberia Airlines providing bus shuttle). It seems rather good, however the arriving times is bit late. I'll be in Valladolid about 2 a.m, and I've never been in Spain. I don't know how can I find a transportation to Palencia at that late hour, I probably should stay at a hotel.
      Second is Izmir to Istanbul, Istanbul to Bilboa with Turkish airlines. The company warned me Bilbao is about two and half an hour away from Valladolid, but the arriving time better than the first. I'll be in Bilboa at 1600 (four pm in the afternoon). The problem is I don't know how can I go to Palencia from Bilbao.
      So my question is which route is good? If second is, how can I reach Palencia from Bilbao.
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      5 Answers Apr 23, 2015 at 12:48 PM
    • Bus or train from Madrid to salamanca

      Salamanca Mar 26, 2015 at 10:14 PM

      We will be arriving by train from Barcelona to Madrid and will continue to Salamanca that day. Should we continue by bus (Avanza Bus company) or train?
      We arrive to the Madrid Puerta de Atocha train station. Where are the bus and train stations to Salamanca and how much time is needed to get to them?
      Thank you.

      3 Answers Mar 31, 2015 at 8:26 PM
    • Bus from Madrid to Barco de Avila?

      El Barco de Ávila Mar 22, 2015 at 3:40 AM

      Hi need to get from Madrid to Barco.. Understand there is a Cevesa bus tomorrow Mon at 08.30am from Madrid to Barco, but nowhere seems to show from where in Madrid this leaves? Office closed til tomorrow. Any help greatly appreciated....

    • Bus from Madrid to El Barco de avila?

      El Barco de Ávila Mar 22, 2015 at 3:03 AM

      Waiting for missing suitcase in Madrid hotel before joining Vaughantown programme. When case arrives, need to get to Barco de Avila. Understand there is a Cevesa bus leaves Madrid tomorrow Mon at 08.30am but can't find where in Madrid it laves from. Any suggestions most welcome!
      Thanks

      11 Answers Mar 22, 2015 at 12:41 PM
    • Palacio Real de La Granja or El Escorial??

      Castilla y León Mar 11, 2015 at 5:59 PM

      Which of the above listed palaces should we tour if we can only tour 1 and why? 11 years ago we toured the one at Aranjuez and stopped at El Escorial just long enough to go in the cathedral but did not have time to tour the palace.

      1 Answer Mar 11, 2015 at 7:03 PM
    • Free Parking Near Gascos, 7 Segovia Spain

      Segovia Mar 11, 2015 at 4:41 PM

      Is there any free parking near Gascos, 7 Segovia Spain (N 040 56.932, W 04 6.989)? I would like to park overnight for 2 nights and leave car parked until leaving the last morning.

    • Parking in Old Town Segovia

      Segovia Mar 7, 2015 at 7:59 PM

      I stayed in Segovia about 11 years ago over a weekend. At that time street parking was free on Sundays and maybe on Saturday but during the week you had to pay at least during certain hours. Is that still true? Is there any free street parking outside but close to the old town?

      1 Answer Mar 8, 2015 at 1:54 AM
    • Free Parking in Segovia?

      Segovia Mar 7, 2015 at 7:47 PM

      Is there any place in or very near old town Segovia where you can park for free and leave your car when you arrive for a couple of nights until you depart town after the 2nd night? Is it true that there is a free parking lot somewhere near the cathedral? Can you leave your car there overnight for free?

      1 Answer Mar 8, 2015 at 1:56 AM
    • Is there free parking in Burgos old town?

      Burgos Mar 6, 2015 at 2:58 PM

      Is there any free paring in Burgos in the old town or nearby outside the old town? I would want to park the car upon arrival and leave it for two nights until departing the following morning. Are there any low priced inns or hostels which include free parking within walking distance of the old town?

      5 Answers Mar 8, 2015 at 1:57 AM
    • Day Trips using Public Transportation

      Salamanca Jan 22, 2015 at 10:18 PM

      We will be in Salamanca in May and have time to do 2 day trips. Segovia will be one. Seeking suggestions for a second day trip using public transportation. It seems that La Alberca, our first choice, is very inconvenient / difficult to get to and return on the same day.
      Suggestions please?
      Thank you.

      4 Answers Jan 23, 2015 at 2:55 AM
    • How many days? Night train to Lisbon?

      Salamanca Nov 30, 2014 at 12:42 AM

      We will be in Salamanca in May. Wanted to know how many days are suggested (including day trips).
      And we will be taking the night train from there to Lisbon. Does anyone have any info or comments about the train? Specifically, what is a "recliner" seat / couchette?
      Thank you.

      11 Answers Dec 25, 2014 at 1:06 AM
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      Image of the black Madonna

      La Alberca Jul 9, 2014 at 10:59 PM

      Where can I find a reasonably priced image of the black Madonna in la Alberca that is not on a postcard or ceramic? Thanks sooooo much!
      James

      1 Answer Jul 10, 2014 at 1:01 AM
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      Round trip Madrid - Salamanca

      Salamanca Jun 24, 2014 at 4:57 PM

      Hi all:
      I did get most info from previously posted Qs here, very helpful, as always. Still need you to specify - one post stated that BUS is cheaper, more scenic and easy to get to the center. Sounds very good, but please tell me - from what station in Madrid do I take bus to Salamanca? What Metro station is the closest? How LONG is bus ride vs AVE train and REGULAR TRAIN?? Please compare prices for bus, AVE, and regular train. From what RAILROAD station in Madrid do I go to Salamanca? Thank you very much.

      9 Answers Jun 25, 2014 at 1:16 PM
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      bus tour companies from madrid

      Segovia Jun 24, 2014 at 6:13 AM

      Though I usually hate the organized bus tours to places of interest, I´m finding that time constraints and burnout are forcing me to utilize this service from Madrid. Does anyone know of a good company that goes to Avila-Segovia in one day trip? Thanks for helping.

      1 Answer Jun 25, 2014 at 2:11 PM
    • Burgos as a base

      Burgos Jun 14, 2014 at 12:08 AM

      We want to rent an apartment for a month in northern Spain.  Is Burgos a good option? We are interested in walks and bike rides with interesting architecture and scenery, good food and relaxing lifestyle. 

      4 Answers Jun 16, 2014 at 5:16 AM
    • luggage storage

      Salamanca May 4, 2014 at 8:23 AM

      can you store luggage in the Salamanca train station?

    • Local bus from Leon westward

      Castilla y León Apr 16, 2014 at 9:28 PM

      What are local buses going from Leon to Ponferrada, Astorga and westward to towns along the El Camino de Santiago trail?

      3 Answers Apr 17, 2014 at 9:33 PM
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      Astorga Mar 9, 2014 at 1:34 AM

      What are the opening times for the castle and the chocolate museum.

      1 Answer Mar 9, 2014 at 3:18 AM
    • Parking Fee

      Burgos Feb 27, 2014 at 1:26 AM

      How much approximately for parking overnight in city of Burgos? Is it safe? Is it easy to find?

      1 Answer Feb 27, 2014 at 3:02 PM
    • Salamanca to ciudad rodrigoz by bus

      Ciudad-Rodrigo Feb 10, 2014 at 3:20 AM

      How do we book a bus from salamanca to ciudad rodrigoz and then onto coimbra a few days later

      5 Answers Feb 10, 2014 at 10:21 AM
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      apartment in segovia

      Segovia Feb 2, 2014 at 12:59 PM

      i have booked 2 nights in september to stay at Apartamentos Aralso Segovia. Is this a good choice? Is it easy to reach from train station? Is there another choice that is better? Thx for any and all help,linda

      3 Answers Feb 5, 2014 at 2:41 PM
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      parking in city

      León Dec 14, 2013 at 7:45 PM

      I will be staying in Leon for a night,is there any overnight parking near the cathedral?thx for all the help,linda

      5 Answers Dec 15, 2013 at 6:12 PM
    • Leather shop

      La Alberca Oct 26, 2013 at 8:19 AM

      There is a lovely leather goods shop in La Alberca. What is it called? Does it have a website? And what is the make of the soft patchwork leather handbags it stocks?
      Thanks, Diane

      1 Answer Oct 27, 2013 at 1:12 PM
    • Segovia to Salamanca?

      Segovia Oct 6, 2013 at 7:33 AM

      Want to get from Segovia to Salamanca on a Sunday May 2014. Looked at Avanza bus web site and it gave me no results. Any ideas how to get from Segovia to Salamanca? Thanks

      1 Answer Oct 6, 2013 at 3:57 PM
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      car rental

      Segovia Oct 2, 2013 at 5:36 PM

      Is there a car rental agency that is located in segovia? would like to rent a car for the day to see some of the castles.is it more than to rent one in madrid?thx for all the help

      1 Answer Oct 4, 2013 at 1:20 PM
    • Burgos Cathedral

      Burgos Sep 30, 2013 at 8:30 PM

      can I park near Burgos Cathedral?

      3 Answers Oct 1, 2013 at 1:58 AM