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      Barcelona 5 hours ago

      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.
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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!!

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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
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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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    • 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
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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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      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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      Spain Nov 28, 2016 at 1:20 AM

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

      Barcelona Nov 8, 2016 at 4:53 AM

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    • Is Irun charming?

      Irùn Nov 4, 2016 at 8:36 AM

      Hello, I was hoping to spend June in San Sebastian, but found that it is or if price range. I found a nice airbnb in Irun for a great price, but I'm wondering what is like there. I can't find anything online other than it's close to Hondarribia. I'm wondering if there is anything cool there or if I'll be wanting to spend all of my time in other towns. Thanks!

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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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    • where to get a bicycle in Santiago

      by jorichander Online Now Jun 22, 2016 at 12:31 PM

      Where would I buy a bicycle in Santiago De Compostela, Spain?

      3 Answers Jun 22, 2016 at 1:39 PM
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      local restaurants and the 'botufumeira'

      by piano_007 Online Now May 28, 2016 at 9:45 AM

      I am going to Compostela, next week 3 till 6 june ( 3 women) We really want to find a few restaurants where the locals come, and pilgrims. With menu of the day. Good food, low prices. No burgers, no pizzas,Tipical local food (love seafood), just to meet pilgrims or locals. And we want to see the 'botufumeira' the giant censer. I read we can see it during the mass on friday evening ( 19.30 h) Is this so ?? We really do not want to miss this . Can someone give me some information?

      6 Answers May 31, 2016 at 12:30 AM
    • Private transport - Van etc. - Lavacolla Airport to A Coruna downtown

      by Anniewel Online Now Feb 2, 2016 at 12:56 PM

      Does a Van service exist to transport people from Lavacolla Airport to A Coruna. Is a taxi too expensive?? The buses seem to run only twice a day in October - early a.m. and late evening. Thank you for your help.

      3 Answers Feb 7, 2016 at 1:38 AM
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      Santiago de Compostela to La Coruna

      by yavili Online Now Mar 11, 2015 at 2:15 AM

      Would you recommend bus or train?

      3 Answers Mar 11, 2015 at 9:13 AM
    • Soccer shirts

      by Fgwyn Online Now Nov 9, 2014 at 2:07 PM

      Is there anywhere in Santiago de Compostela that sells soccer shirts linked to Spanish team? My nephew would really like one
      Thank you!

      3 Answers Aug 8, 2016 at 2:36 AM
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      Purchasing rail tickets

      by dnwitte Online Now Nov 8, 2014 at 3:50 PM

      Is it possible to purchase rail tickets all the way from Santiago de Compostela through to Amsterdam (via TGV and Thalys) at the Santiago rail station?

      9 Answers Nov 9, 2014 at 1:08 PM
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      From Santiago de Compostela to Porto?

      by cemocem Online Now Sep 2, 2014 at 10:21 AM

      Which way is the best? Train or bus?

      4 Answers Nov 9, 2014 at 6:24 AM
    • Bus from Santiago de Compostela to Porto

      by AlbenaGrigorova Online Now Aug 19, 2014 at 8:49 AM

      How and when can I find a bus from Santiago de Compostela toporto? Thank you very much in advance.

      3 Answers Aug 19, 2014 at 9:29 AM
    • airport transfer from lavacolla airort to santiago cathedral?

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    • Desde Madrid

      by vickyjf44 Online Now Jun 30, 2014 at 1:27 PM

      Quiseramos saber cual tren debieramos cojer para llegar desde Madrid a Santiago. Tambien cual hotel de 4* o 5* nos recomiendan. Seran 2 noches suficientes ? y por ultimo , que otro lugar nos recomendarian visitar no muy lejos de Santiago.
      Muchas gracias por todas sus recomendaciones

      6 Answers Jul 2, 2014 at 11:03 AM
    • Short Term Rental - Room or shared Apartment

      by JoselynMarie Online Now Jun 23, 2014 at 11:07 AM

      Where is the best place to look for a place to stay for 2 months while completing a course in Biron? I'm having trouble finding a place that doesn't cost more than 500 Euro a month!

      4 Answers Jun 25, 2014 at 12:44 AM
    • Good place to start on a walk

      by cathy9510usa Online Now Jun 4, 2014 at 12:53 PM

      We are two retired women, and because of constraints with time and agility, we can't do a major walk along the Pilgrim Ways. We're thinking of flying to Compostela and then taking public transportation to one of the last stops along the way and then walking the rest of the way to the cathedral. We would not be able to do any strenuous climbs.

      Can anyone suggest a good place to start our walk, which can be reached by public transportation?

      Thanks very much.

      Cathy

      21 Answers Jun 8, 2014 at 2:01 AM
    • transport from Sanitage de Comporstela to Muxia

      by kilbers Online Now May 29, 2014 at 6:10 AM

      can you get a private hire to take 6 persons from santiago to muxia

      2 Answers May 30, 2014 at 5:46 PM
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      A scenic route from Santiago eastward

      by shunra Online Now Apr 16, 2014 at 11:48 AM

      Hello everybody,
      In September we'll make a road trip from Toulouse to Santiago de Compostela, driving roughly along the Camino Aragonés / Camino Francés (Pamplona – Logroño – Burgos – Leon etc).
      Now the question is, how shall we return to Toulouse. We'll probably be fed up with architectural masterpieces. We'll rather be looking for the most beautiful natural scenery.
      Could anybody suggest a route to take?
      Thanks a lot in advance!

      6 Answers Oct 11, 2014 at 3:06 PM
    • Transportation

      by Teenarina Online Now Apr 11, 2014 at 9:46 AM

      How is the least expensive way to get to Saria from Santiago de compostela airport. Who can I contact to make arrangements.

      3 Answers Apr 11, 2014 at 11:06 AM
    • bus from Santiago to Oporto

      by pkostecke Online Now Apr 3, 2014 at 10:20 AM

      I need to travel from Santiago de Compostela to Oporto,Portugal. Which bus do I take and where is it located in the city?

      1 Answer Apr 3, 2014 at 11:15 AM
    • Day trip to Finisterra

      by divin1 Online Now Jan 21, 2014 at 1:53 PM

      Are there bus tour day trips from Santiago to Finisterra? Any recommendations for a good, reasonably priced tour company?

      5 Answers Jan 22, 2014 at 6:34 AM
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      by Dmroman125 Online Now Jan 15, 2014 at 10:48 AM

      where can I buy a power surge protector for my computer in Santiago De Compostela

      4 Answers Jan 15, 2014 at 9:08 PM
    • Easy Routes to Santiago

      by Angharad07 Online Now Jan 1, 2014 at 2:14 AM

      What is the most level route to Santiago?

      4 Answers Jan 1, 2014 at 3:27 AM
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      what women wear

      by merpreb1 Online Now Sep 30, 2013 at 11:13 AM

      I will be in Santiago de Compostela in September, 2014. I would like to know what women wear during the day, what is acceptable, and for dinner. Thank you Merry Preble

      19 Answers Oct 2, 2013 at 2:46 PM
    • how do we get from santiago de Compostela to the start of our walk at O"cebriero

      by gazzahill Online Now Sep 7, 2013 at 5:47 PM

      how do we get from santiago de compostella to start our walk at O"cebriero

      3 Answers Sep 8, 2013 at 2:29 AM
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      Como é fazer o caminho a pé?

      by sergioalbuka Online Now May 26, 2013 at 7:28 AM

      Olá, estou me preparando psicologicamente há mais de 3 anos para tomar coragem e fazer o caminho de Compostela. Quem já fez o caminho como verdadeiro peregrino e gostou? Quais os desafios, quanto se gasta, claro que, tem que ter feito a pé, e, finalizando, quanto tempo levou?
      Valeu

      2 Answers May 26, 2013 at 11:30 PM
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      Transportation from Santiago to Betanzos

      by Oleg_D. Online Now Apr 18, 2013 at 1:19 AM

      Dear Travelers,

      I’m going to spend three days in Santiago de Compostela. Within these three days time I’m going to visit Betanzos and spend there from six up to eight hours to visit local churches and museum.
      As far as I know I can get Betanzos from SDC either by bus or by train via Corunna. So, I’m very interested you read your opinion what option is better. Should I travel by train via Corunna or by direct bus of Monbus Company?
      Thank you in advance for your help.

      Sincerely,

      Oleg

      3 Answers Apr 18, 2013 at 3:56 AM
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      Cicle day trip: Santiago-Coruna-Muxia-Santiago

      by kuzena Online Now Apr 12, 2013 at 7:49 AM

      Being in Santiago i'd like to visit mentioned places by scheduled buses. May be anybody knows if it possible to make this trip during the day (Sunday)/ How long does it take to get from Coruna to Muxia? And what time i need to sightseeing in these places? Muchas gracias and thanks a lot.

      3 Answers Apr 19, 2013 at 3:02 AM
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      Restoration of Portico of Glory

      by Oleg_D. Online Now Apr 12, 2013 at 4:36 AM

      Dear Travelers,

      Does anybody know about the progress of restoration of the Portico of Glory in the cathedral of Santiago de Compostela? When I visited the Cathedral last time in May/June 2012 Portico was covered by the scaffolds because of restoration and it was impossible to see the statues of Jesus, Apostles and Prophets. Has that restoration been finished by now?

      Thank you in advance for your cooperation.

      Sincerely,

      Oleg

      5 Answers Apr 13, 2013 at 1:56 AM
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      things to take

      by freespiritwendy Online Now Mar 17, 2013 at 3:08 AM

      hi, what is a MUSt to take with me? Where do hikers normally stay? can I get food and toilet facilities along the way?
      Ta!

      28 Answers Apr 8, 2013 at 5:20 AM
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      From Santiago de Compostela to Lisbon

      by artonice Online Now Feb 28, 2013 at 6:17 AM

      Is it suitable/legal for foreigners to rent a car from Santiago , ride to Lisbon and return in a week?How much do you think it will cost?(hiring the car and apprx. gas) Thanks in advance. Eylem

      12 Answers Mar 4, 2013 at 7:26 AM
    • Transport from Santiago de Compostello to Santander

      by AndyD17 Online Now Feb 11, 2013 at 3:38 AM

      We are cycling the Camino Way in April this year and need to get back to Santander Airport from the finish in Santiago de Compostello on 6th April. Other than hiring a car, is there any buses or trains that we can get for the journey back ?

      1 Answer Feb 11, 2013 at 7:44 AM
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      Taxi or private car transfer from Airport to Sarria

      by adagio99x Online Now Sep 19, 2012 at 9:44 AM

      We are four adults arriving at Santiago D.C. Airport around 9 a.m. We are proposing to get to Sarria and are prepared to pay for a taxi or private car transfer. Would the "normal" taxis at the airport take us this far? If not, then are there any reputable companies that we can pre-book with? Failing that, a simple question, how do we get to Sarria from the airport? I will be grateful for any help in this matter. A.

      5 Answers Sep 22, 2012 at 4:24 PM
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      Camino de Santiago in Galicia in September

      by giovdett Online Now Jul 9, 2012 at 2:16 AM

      I plan to make the last part of the Camino in Galicia in the second half of September. Can anyone tell me what is the weather like in this season? I am mainly concerned about the rain.
      Thanks for the advice.

      4 Answers Jul 9, 2012 at 2:46 PM