The advantage of Spain , for anyone looking for an affordable break, is that with the country's own economic crisis making it difficult for locals to holiday abroad, there has been a proliferation of exceptionally good hostels and budget hotels.
The land and river tour, to be escorted by The Senior's well-travelled tour leader, Lyne Hirsch, will take in Madrid, Granada, Cordoba, Seville, Vega de Terron and Salamanca in Spain , and Lisbon, Porto, Pocinho and Regua in Portugal. ... The next day.
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The picturesque medieval village of Pedraza, in Segovia, is 75 miles north of Madrid and popular at weekends with Madrileños who pack the numerous asados (restaurants specialising in roasts). My favourite is El Yantar on Plaza Major, serving.
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San Sebastián (or Donostia in Basque) is one of the most elegant coastal towns on the Iberian peninsula. It's also a mecca for foodies, with more Michelin-starred restaurants per capita than anywhere in the world except Kyoto. For a town with fewer.
The show: In the first two series of the The Trip , comedians Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon toured the gastronomic hotspots of northern England and Italy, indulging in musings on middle age and competitive Michael Caine impersonations. For this third.
If you’d rather stray far from the tourist trail, the Basque Coast Geopark is a delight. It’s a protected area of the coastline around Mutriku, Deba, and Zumaia. There are 13km of cliffs made up of flysch (shale bed) deposits which have created layered.