Discover Albarracín, a great Mudejar town in Aragón, Spain

Discover Albarracín

To discover Albarracín can be one of the best experiences in a Spanish tour. Albarracín is a walled town of just over a thousand inhabitants, but is probably the greatest example of a Mudejar town in Spain.  https://youtu.be/SlFldVVG0MQ What is Mudejar?  A mudejar was a muslim person in the reconquested Christhian territories of the current …

Villány, wines and cellars in South Hungary – A European tour. Part V.

Villany Besides the Obvious

To speak about visiting Villány and its wines and cellars is just a pleasure. I am a wine lover. Actually, once open a time I wrote a novel about wines and honestly, I never had tasted a Villány wine before. That could sound contradictory but it’s not. As a Spanish guy I never heart about Villány before being personally …

Naviera Armas goes bankrupt: bad news for travellers and locals

Ferry stern

This is an article about the crisis of the passenger transport companies using the example of Naviera Armas, a famous Spanish ferry company. We have read on the journals this week that Naviera Armas, one of the giants of maritime transport, is going bankrupt. The rating agency Moody's has lowered its rating from Caa2 to …