On the route of the castles in Camp de Tarragona region – part I.

During our trips across Camp de Tarragona region we haven't discovered only little authentic villages but in parallel many beautiful medieval castles too. Gaia is one of the rivers running through the region of Tarragona, and in the 10th and 11th centuries played a strategic role, as it made a natural border between the County …

A day trip to New York (of the Priorat – La Vilella Baixa, Catalonia)

Whaaat?! New York?! 😉 La Vilella Baixa lies in the east of the Priorat region, nestling beneath the Montsant massif, and two rivers meet right in the middle of the village: the Montsant and the Riuet d'Escaladei. La Vilella Baixa The Catalan writer Josep Maria Espinàs, in one of his first travel books, renamed the …