Granada Tapas Private Tour

Granada Tapas Tour We love tapas.  It is one of the many things we love about Spain.  So, when Summer found us a tapas tour in Granada that was rated #1 on tripadvisor, we had to try it. This is Gayle, our lovely host, and the manager of Granada Tapas Tours. I knew I was going to like her from … Continue reading

Exploring Seville Spain

There are so many places to discover in Seville The Plaza de España was our first stop and it is beautiful.  There is a large park adjacent to the Plaza and many horse drawn carriages providing rides through the park and also into other places in Seville.   The Gold tower (Torre del Oro) in the background is on the … Continue reading

Beautiful Ceramic Dishes

There are several shops that carry huge assortments of beautifully decorated hand painted dishes.  Whenever I see them, I think of several members of my family that would go crazy for these dishes.  If I trusted these to survive through the mail, I would send them.  There are so many shapes and sizes and colors.  I am not normally into … Continue reading

Happy Thanksgiving

Written by Dave:  Well, its Thanksgiving time again.  This year we are spending it in Spain where Thanksgiving doesn’t exist.  We decided that when in Spain, it only makes sense to do a tapas Thanksgiving.  We shopped around the small markets in our little village, and gathered up the ingredients to do it right.  Everyone got involved in the preparation, … Continue reading

Tapas in Andalucia Spain

Tapas are served all over Spain.  They are like small bites, finger foods, or as my dad would say “tasty little morsels.”  The variety of tapas is limitless, they can be meats, cheeses, olives, and other combined foods.  We found this tiny little restaurant that advertised vegetarian tapas.  This is rare in Spain where pork and seafood are much loved. … Continue reading