November 2015

26/11/2015

Casa Marcelo: a gastronomic benchmark which regained its Michelin Star

On 25th November last the Hostal de los Reyes Católicos of Santiago hosted the most prestigious event in the food industry: the Michelin Stars Gala 2016. In it, a total of fifteen restaurants, fourteen Spanish and one Portuguese, received their first Star, two Spanish received their second and, unlike other years, no restaurant received the three-star […]

26/11/2015

The magic of a hotel with a natural charm: Torre do Río

How many times have we dreamed of spending a few days relaxing away from the stress and bustle of the city? When we think of a fairy-tale location that allows us to relax, the first thing that comes to mind is a spot with lush vegetation and clean air. The main problems of these sort of places are, […]

23/11/2015

Maruja Limón: the resurgence of a Michelin-starred restaurant in Vigo

“Adapt or die” seems to have been the motto of the restaurant Maruja Limón, the first to receive a Michelin star in the city of Vigo, since it abandoned its previous location to become an innovative space in the heart of that city. The know-how of Rafa Centeno and his right hand Inés Abril –contestant […]

16/11/2015

The most cinematographic accommodation of the Basque Country

The Hotel María Cristina of San Sebastián was opened in the early twentieth century, at a time of splendor of the bourgeois classes in the Basque Country. Nowadays it still remains a benchmark as far as luxury accommodation is concerned accepting, year after year, the most demanding guests, among which are many of the stars […]

12/11/2015

Castle of San Antón: archaeological treasures in a historic building

Since the moment when The Castle of San Antón took the name of Archaeological Museum of A Coruña it has become one of the most important cultural demands of the city along with the Tower of Hércules. History The construction of the Castle of San Antón lasted from the sixteenth to the seventeenth century was commissioned by King […]

11/11/2015

The Guggenheim Museum: an emblem that turned Bilbao into cultural capital

If there is anything Bilbao can boast of it is having been selected along with other major cities such as New York, Venice and Abu Dhabi as one of the headquarters of The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, a leading arts institution founded in 1937 by an American collector of art with the aim of promoting […]

09/11/2015

The roots of a Michelin-starred restaurant located in Ourense

Let’s place ourselves back in 2012. Two cousins from Ourense decide to open their own business in order to reflect on it the know-how they have acquired alongside leading professionals in their sector over the years. So far this story seems to be one among many other entrepreneurial adventures but in this case we have […]

07/11/2015

A new edition of Cineuropa has just started in Santiago

As usual since 1987 the capital of Galicia will host one of the film festivals of reference in Spain: the Cineuropa Festival. It began yesterday and will last until 29th November. The wide and varied cultural offer of Cineuropa is known for the hundreds of spectators who monopolize year after year the main showrooms Santiago to enjoy […]

05/11/2015

A five-star hotel that combines tradition, luxury and nature in Vigo

The city of Vigo has one of the most prestigious hotels of Spain: the Pazo de los Escudos Spa & Resort Hotel, an ancient Galician country house converted into a luxury hotel. Its name is given by the fact of having the largest private collection of coats of our country, with pieces between the fifteenth […]

04/11/2015

A castle full of…animation

The Alcázar of Segovia is one of the most prominent emblems of this Castilian province along with the Gothic cathedral and the Roman aqueduct. Legend has it that its architectural beauty influenced the logo of Walt Disney. The similarities between the Alcázar (right) and the picturesque Disney castle (left), which are obvious, are not the only […]