December 2015

24/12/2015

A rural hotel with maritime and oenological touches

The Hotel Quinta de San Amaro was founded eight years ago by Julio Ouviña, born in O Grove, and Nacho Crespo, from Madrid. They are two entrepreneurs who decided to launch their own charming hotel, having been users of this type of tourist accommodations for years. Both had been planning to launch a rural hotel away from […]

21/12/2015

Culler de Pau, a Michelin-star with sea flavour

Given its privileged location in the town of O Grove (Pontevedra), one of the most coveted dining destinations in Galicia, and the skills of its chef Javier Olleros, it is not surprising that the restaurant Culler de Pau has acquired the excellence of a Michelin Star since its opening in 2009, along with many positive […]

11/12/2015

Castillo de Arteaga, the excellence of an imperial accommodation

Located in a privileged enclave as the Urdaibai Biosphere Reserve in Biscay, the Castillo de Arteaga, former imperial residence converted into a hotel complex, is surrounded by lush vegetation which complements its stunning architectural beauty. But what is the origin of this building? The castle dates from the thirteenth century, a time when the Gothic […]

08/12/2015

Upcoming Christmas events in Galicia

Es posible que, durante esta Navidad, aterrices en Galicia huyendo de los tumultos típicos de esta festividad en los grandes núcleos urbanos, o puede que, a pesar de conocerte tu tierra como la palma de tu mano, ya estés planeando tu agenda vacacional y buscando las ofertas de ocio más apetecibles. Sea cual sea tu […]

02/12/2015

Mondariz, one of the thermal capitals of Galicia

Since it opened its doors over two centuries ago, the Mondariz Spa Resort has gradually become a benchmark for spas not only within our country but also in Europe. Its ability to adapt to changing times, the quality of its waters and the great diversity of the services offered in the different areas that make up this […]

01/12/2015

A five-star hotel with a monarchical origin

One day, the King Alfonso XIII fell in love with the beautiful landscape of Santander, the capital city of Cantabria, and since that moment he got used to spend every summer in the Palacio de la Magdalena accompanied by his family since 1906 until the proclamation of the republic in 1931 . In 1916, the king ordered […]