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Traditional Italian food served as tapas

Traditional Italian food served as tapas

Share San Sebastian’s Bar Malandrino blends two culinary concepts by serving traditional Italian dishes as Spanish-style tapas. Inspired by their Italian roots, Marco Marradi and partner Paolo Ghezzi opened Malandrino in July 2012. Knowing the Basque people are traditional, the concept of the bar was to introduce Italian cuisine and customs in ways the Spanish…

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Barcelona to host summer X Games events

Share Barcelona will soon be the focus of adrenaline junkies all around the world as the biggest competition in extreme sports makes its European debut this summer. For the first time in X Games history, the action-packed competition will be expanded to four international cities with Barcelona hosting the highly anticipated skateboarding, Moto X, BMX…

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Shrine of Fátima one of the world’s holiest sites

Share A divine miracle is believed to have occurred near Fátima, Portugal that quickly turned the sleepy little town into one of the world’s holiest sites. Every year, four million believers and skeptics are drawn there for the same reason: to visit the place where the Virgin Mary reportedly appeared nearly a century ago. Located…

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How to pack for a Spanish vacation

Share Planning European vacations takes a lot of preparation. Once the airline tickets have been booked, hotel rooms are reserved, and the activities are planned, travelers can just about see the silver lining, but one crucial obstacle still lies ahead: the dreaded task of packing. Packing for a vacation should not consist of mindlessly throwing…

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