Travel

Cooking Class in Barcelona, Spain

My husband and I have enjoyed cooking classes while traveling, so when we went to Spain this summer we decided to add another under our belts. Our schedule gave us a full week in Barcelona, so we began looking at cooking classes online there. Two things made me finally settle on Cook & Taste’s classes – first the promise that the class would not solely focus on paella, like some

How to plan a trip to Spain

Soon my husband and I will be enjoying a trip for two to Spain. It’s not easy planning a trip to a foreign country you’ve never been to! Here’s how we plan a trip abroad. Decide WHEN you want to go. This was easy for us. I work at a school so it is easiest for me to vacation during winter break, summer break or spring break. In this case

Cinque Terre, Liguria region, Italy

As a part of our June 2017 trip to Italy, Brian and I stayed for a few days in Cinque Terre. Cinque Terre is a UNESCO World Heritage Site consisting of a string of five seaside fishing villages (Monterosso al Mare, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola and Riomaggiore) on the coast of the Italian Riviera. The beautiful, protected area includes colorful houses, vineyards and olive trees meandering on steep cliffs, harbors of fishing