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Reconnecting with nature: five trails for forest immersion in Spain

A new book provides suggestions for enjoying 'shinrin-yoku,' a popular Japanese concept involving mindful walks to reduce stress levels and improve general wellbeing

CORONAVIRUS

What to keep in mind if you are planning a vacation for September

With the coronavirus crisis causing great uncertainty, EL PAÍS has looked at what travelers from Spain need to consider before they book a trip abroad, with respect to cancellations, holiday deals and the risk of a new lockdown

SUMMER DESTINATIONS

Discovering Spain: Five little-known valleys in the Pyrenees

The Huesca region of this mountain range is both the most central and the highest, making it a popular tourist destination. But off the beaten track there are timeless areas still to be discovered

TRAVEL

Five travel ideas to discover nature in Spain

From sequoias in Cantabria to the largest community of storks in La Rioja, here is a selection of places that outdoor lovers will not want to miss

TRAVEL

Five gems for travelers in undiscovered Spain

The regions of Aragón, Castilla y León, and Extremadura are home to sparsely populated areas filled with natural wonders and cultural sites that are well worth a visit

ASTURIAS

Why tourists are digging deep in Asturian mines

They were once an economic engine, but now the pits in the northwestern Spanish region have been shuttered and instead receive visitors, who can walk through the underwater tunnels of the Arnao, take a train through forests in Langreo, and even dig for coal themselves

EL VIAJERO TRAVEL

Discovering Chillida Leku and the magic of San Sebastián

Enjoy a stroll around the recently reopened outdoor art museum in Hernani, while experiencing the culture and delicious cuisine of the Basque city

Travel in Spain

Let it snow: Spain’s ski season kicks off in style

Spanish resorts and those in nearby Andorra are offering lots of exciting innovations on and off-piste

TRAVEL

A journey to Spain’s magical Las Alpujarras region

Summit the highest peak in the Spanish peninsula, wander through labyrinthine streets, and sample traditional food on a visit to the picturesque villages of Bubión, Capileira and Pampaneira

Travel

Five of Spain’s most captivating castles

Travel writer Paco Nadal lists his favorite fortresses in the country, and explains why they are so special

Travel

13 magical fall getaways in Asturias

Whether you fancy being a miner for the day or prefer to wash away the cobwebs at the magical Xurbeo waterfall, here are some ideas of how to enjoy Spain’s beautiful northwestern region this autumn

EL VIAJERO IN ENGLISH

12 great nudist beaches in Spain

Discover the most inviting coves to strip off on, from Cabo de Gata in Almeria to Son Real in Mallorca

Spain’s 10 best beaches, according to EL PAÍS readers

Ten cool corners of Spain where you can keep your coat on

EL VIAJERO IN ENGLISH

Ten Spanish cities that will make you fall in love with archaeology

From Roman ruins to Visigothic remains, Spain is home to numerous sites that tell the fascinating stories of the cultures that came before us

The 10 most beautiful villages of Asturias, according to EL PAÍS readers

TRAVEL

‘Lonely Planet’ lists Madrid as the second-best place to visit in Europe

Travel experts from the guide have praised the Spanish capital for its “emphasis on sustainable living” and vibrant nightlife, ranking it behind only High Tatras in Slovakia

Travel in Spain

10 Spanish destinations to check out for Easter Week

Bonsai gardens, concerts and national parks are among the delights on offer during the upcoming ‘fiestas’

Fifteen lookouts with the best views of Madrid

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Nine ways to enjoy Spain’s mountains that don’t involve skiing

From zip lining over slopes in Andorra to sledding down a two-kilometer track in Huesca, here are 10 ski resorts that offer alternative outdoor experiences

From Colombia to Indonesia: A colorful stroll through Fitur 2019

10 iconic examples of Spanish Romanesque architecture

TRAVEL

The reasons why Cádiz is so cool

Boasting a rich history, great food scene and wild landscapes, the province has been ranked on The New York Times’ list of best trips for 2019

TRAVEL

Striking Spanish getaways for 2019

From the multicolored waterfall in La Palma to the giant geode of Pulpí, Almería, here are 23 destinations ranging from the popular to the obscure

Ten easy mountain trails to enjoy in Spain

TRAVEL IN SPAIN

Salamanca, Spain’s great university city

Students know it as a place of learning and partying; visitors come for the history, the architecture and the food

Spain’s 30 most beautiful villages, as voted for by readers of EL PAÍS