WEEKEND TRAVEL

Lugo: the home of free tapas

Seven bars in the city where a drink always comes with a complimentary bite of something delicious

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Ten fabulous fall getaways

When the weather gets cooler, Spain’s forests explode in a display of reds and yellows

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Ten ghoulish ways to spend a frightfully spooky Spanish Halloween

Spain is increasingly embracing a tradition once viewed suspiciously as a foreign import

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Valencia joins the Spanish craze for craft beer

A group of entrepreneurs fell in love with the industry while on university exchange programs abroad

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El Bierzo: gateway into 10th-century Spain

The fall is the perfect time to discover this ancient land of Celts, Romans, Visigoths and Knights Templar

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A tour of 15 Spanish cities through their most typical dishes

From hearty stews to refreshing soups, here is what to look for and where to eat it

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Ten beaches where you can best enjoy Spain’s Indian summer

Out of season, September and October can be the best time for a Mediterranean seaside break

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Perfect your all-over tan along Portugal’s Atlantic coastline

Spain's western neighbor has miles and miles of unspoiled beaches where nudists can enjoy the sun in privacy

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Madrid’s top eight Chinese restaurants

From sticky sweet to fiery hot, authentic flavors from regions like Sichuan and Guizhou are now available in the Spanish capital

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10 destinations to escape the heat of the Spanish summer

From the icy waters of the Cíes Islands to the so-called "cold triangle" in Teruel, here are Spanish towns where you might need a jacket in the heat of August

TOURISM

Top 10 beaches in Spain

From vast stretches of sand pounded by Atlantic surf, to rocky Mediterranean shores sheltered by pine forests, EL PAÍS picks the best of the best for this summer.

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Spain’s 10 best beers

As a wider range of beers than ever are available, quality is improving. Here are Spain’s top 10, available in most supermarkets. Salud!

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Panoramic twists and turns along the highways and byways of hidden Spain

Experience the thrills of Mallorca, Tenerife, Gran Canaria, and Lugo without ever having to leave your car

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Ibiza: Forever young

Every spring the White Isle turns into party central, but frenetic clubbing is worlds apart from the stillness of its unspoiled rural interior

The prettiest villages in Spain (part II)

The prettiest villages in Spain (Part 1)

The most scenic cliffs in Spain

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Biarritz: Basque tapas washed down with Bordeaux wine

Just 40km from San Sebastian, this stately seaside resort is ideal for a gastronomic getaway

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The new Spanish settings for ‘Game of Thrones’

Season six of the HBO hit series uses locations ranging from Andalusia to Catalonia

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Spain’s best red wines for under €15

Looking for a delicious red wine? Why not try a Spanish crianza?

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Ten hotels to rest mind and body

Spain offers the stressed-out a chance to recharge their batteries and learn some ancient techniques to deal with modern life

Top hiking trails in Spain

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8 great Spanish Easter break ideas

Relaxing and fun escapes for making the most out of the first holiday of the year

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A perfect 24 hours in Ronda

Renowned for its vertiginous bridge, the town-on-a-cliff has also found videogame fame

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24 hours in Ronda — the map

Find all the places mentioned in our guide to the Málaga city-on-the-cliff on this streetplan

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On the snow from three months old

All of Spain’s ski resorts include parks to accommodate youngsters

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Spain in the fall: 10 weekend escapes

Discover forests that turn red, stone villages, welcoming hotels and rushing rivers