spain

 

Spain, a country on Europe’s Iberian Peninsula, includes 17 autonomous regions, with mountains, coastlines and many UNESCO sites. Capital city Madrid is home to the Royal Palace and Prado museum, housing works by European masters. Segovia has a medieval castle (the Alcázar) and an intact Roman aqueduct. Catalonia’s capital, Barcelona, is defined by Antoni Gaudí’s landmarks like the Sagrada Família church and its football team F.C Barcelona. See Spain with help from Wyld Family Travel’s detailed Spain travel guides. 

The best 3 days in Seville itinerary

The best 3 days in Seville itinerary

Seville is one of those great cities full of history, attractions and enough sites to keep the whole family entertained. How many days in Seville should you spend? We believe 3 days in Seville is a perfect amount of time to see everything. We spent 3 full days in...

13 awesome things to do in Barcelona with kids

13 awesome things to do in Barcelona with kids

We love Barcelona it's one of my favourite cities in Europe. We have been lucky enough to visit Barcelona twice now and it is a city that does not stop surprising you. It is always bustling with locals and tourists alike. Everywhere you look there are amazing and...

The best sporting spectacles to witness when travelling in Spain

The best sporting spectacles to witness when travelling in Spain

If you and your friends are fanatical about sport, a trip to Spain will certainly be right up your street. Although the country is quite literally soccer mad—with two of the world’s biggest soccer clubs participating in Spain’s La Liga each year—there are plenty...

Visit the inspiring Seville Cathedral

Visit the inspiring Seville Cathedral

The Seville Cathedral was built between 1402 and 1506, a relatively short amount of time in the Medieval age. The Seville cathedral dominates Seville like no other building.  The cathedral was added in 1987 by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site, along with the...

Exploring the Alhambra in Granada

Exploring the Alhambra in Granada

As I read a book about Queen Katherine of Aragon and listened to her describe the Alhambra my imagination went crazy. I pictured an amazing Moorish Castle that was just so brilliant that words could never do it justice. For years it sat in the back of my mind and...

Madrid for 3 days – The casual itinerary

Madrid for 3 days – The casual itinerary

Madrid is the capital of Spain and one of the largest cities in Europe. With a population reaching nearly 7 million there are many things to do in Madrid. Many travellers from all over visit Madrid for 3 days or more. Madrid is an ideal fly in fly out weekend...

Setas Sevilla – The Seville Mushrooms

Setas Sevilla – The Seville Mushrooms

We had to meet our guide for a tapas Seville tour in Plaza Mayor Seville. Not knowing anything about Plaza Mayor you could imagine our surprise when we came out of the small streets of Seville into this big square that is dominated by the wooden Parasol Setas Sevilla....

Visit Italica Spain – Birthplace of Roman Emperors

Visit Italica Spain – Birthplace of Roman Emperors

Italica is located just 10km from the centre of Seville Spain. I don't know whether you would consider that to be part of any day trips from Seville as some people say it might be too close but you could say 2 centuries ago it was Seville. Italica Spain was a Roman...

Inside the Seville bullring at Plaza del Torres

Inside the Seville bullring at Plaza del Torres

We had first sighted a bullfighting ring while in Granada, Spain. It appeared out of nowhere and all four of us were stunned at its sheer size. The bullring in Granada had long closed and was now home to cafes and Michelin-starred restaurants. Fascinated we looked...

Wyld Family Travel Devour the famous Sevilla Tapas

Wyld Family Travel Devour the famous Sevilla Tapas

We had never done a food tour before as a family. There were concerns on a few levels for us with doing this sort of activity with an 8 and 11-year-old but we had heard the Sevilla Tapas was something we had to try. Would this be a good vacation idea? We had just come...

You need to ride the Barcelona Port Cable Car

You need to ride the Barcelona Port Cable Car

One of the first things I noticed in the Catalan capital was the Barcelona port cable car. Heading into the city from the airport you head around Montjuic and the harbour area comes into sight as one of your first views of Barcelona. Your eyes are immediately drawn to...

Generalife Gardens Alhambra – Granada Spain

Generalife Gardens Alhambra – Granada Spain

Before visiting the Alhambra in Granada, Spain I did not know too much about it. I was aware that it was a must-see destination in Granada and I roughly knew that it was a Moorish Castle. That had some sort of ties to the famous English Queen Katherine of Aragon. What...

Views from Madrid hop on hop off bus tour

Views from Madrid hop on hop off bus tour

With the weather in Madrid sitting around the 10-degree mark with constant showers we thought this would be the perfect day to do the Madrid hop on hop off bus tour by city tours. Tours like this are excellent things to do in Madrid with kids. There is a lot of...