Alcalá de Henares Christmas Market

Alcalá ciudad de la Navidad

Alcalá ciudad de la Navidad Our first Christmas Market while living in Europe is one for the books. If you’re visiting Madrid in December and looking to get away from all the crowds at the Christmas Market at Plaza Mayor, Alcalá ciudad de la Navidad is the perfect option. The city of Alcalá de Henares […]

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Top Five Tourist Attractions in Barcelona

When planning a trip to Barcelona, it can be overwhelming with all the different places to visit. Here are Russell’s World Top 5 Tourist Attractions to Visit while visiting Barcelona. Park Güell Park Güell is a public park that is often referred to as “the park with gingerbread houses.” Eusebi Güell originally planned to take […]

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A Day Spent at Mercado de Motores

Just say flea market, and that’s where you’ll find me. Nashville has a big flea market that Eric and I love visiting so we knew that we would be in for a real treat at Mercado de Motores. Railway Museum Mercado de Motores is held each month in the Museo del Ferrocarril de Madrid (Railway […]

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FC Barcelona for the Win

FC Barcelona Camp Nou

A must when traveling to Spain: attend a fútball match. While visiting Barcelona, we were able to squeeze in a match; FC Barcelona vs. Malaga CF, a La Liga game. As an American, we don’t get very excited about fútball matches (soccer) unless it’s the World Cup. Therefore, it’s hard to compare Spanish fútball to […]

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Explore Toledo in a Day

Toledo, Spain

Traveling to Madrid and looking to plan a day trip to explore the Spanish culture? Look no further than Toledo, Spain. With its proximity to Madrid, 72 km, Toledo is the perfect option to dive into the rich history of Spain. What makes Toledo such a great city to visit? In 1986 it was declared […]

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