Tag Archives: Spain

June 23, 2016

World Tapas Day at the Metropolitan Museum


Spain is known for a lot of things — heart-stopping bullfights, exhilarating fùtbol games (Ole!), ultimate party destination Ibiza, great wine, great food and — let’s not forget this one — great looking men and women. Last June 16, 2016, the Spanish Embassy and The Metropolitan Museum organized an event that combined all those wonderful Continue Reading


April 12, 2016

Santiago de Compostela: Pilgrims on the Roof


Text by JOANNE RAE RAMIREZ Photos courtesy of TURISMO DE SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA Santiago de Compostela in northwest Spain is both a destination and a journey, a tourist spot and a spiritual beacon, a city of architectural marvels and edifices of faith. (Two pilgrims admire the breathtaking view from the rooftop of the 11th-century Santiago Continue Reading