Culture

12/02/2018

The best Valentine’s Day in Portugal and Green Spain

Start the most romantic week of the year and, in 2018, also the most carnivalesque. From Five Sensations, we propose different plans that you can make as a couple to enjoy Valentine’s Day in Portugal and northern Spain. There is a plan for you, either you are adventurous or you opt for more relaxing options. […]

02/01/2018

An exhibition tour through the Green Spain

The low temperatures and the inclemencies of the weather typical of this season favor alternative plans that allow the shelter without losing the cultural interest. From Five Sensations , we suggest a route through the history of the communities that make up Green Spain, present in its most relevant exhibition spaces. Galicia Galician Contemporary Art […]

20/11/2017

The Ribeira Sacra: gastronomy, nature and culture with designation of origin

The Ribeira Sacra is a region located in the heart of Galicia, between the provinces of Lugo and Ourense, where the Miño and the Sil converge. It is precisely its location between these two great rivers that led to its first name. Its second name, Sacra, points to the sacred character of its architectural heritage, […]

30/10/2017

The most beautiful graveyards of the Green Spain

Cemeteries of La Carriona and Luarca (Asturias) Asturian historical heritage treasures one of the most outstanding cemeteries in Europe. It is the cemetery of La Carriona, a space designed by the architect Ricardo Marcos Bausá, located in the city of Avilés, and inaugurated in the year 1890. This Avilesian cemetery is characterized by its multiculturalism, […]

11/09/2017

Euskadi, a movie destination

The Festival of San Sebastián has turned the Basque Country into a cinematographic reference The seventh art welcomes the autumn of the Basque Country for 64 years. It does so through the San Sebastian International Film Festival. From September 22 to 30, the city will be decked out for the occasion and will once again […]

04/09/2017

Enjoy The Cider Route in Asturias this 2017

Asturian autumn has an apple smell Those who have already traveled to Asturias, will know the symbolism that cider has in all areas of life in this territory. Besides being the main emblem of its gastronomy, the cider has become part of its idiosyncrasy. The numbers speak for themselves. Asturias has 500 varieties of apples […]

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 […]

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 […]