Luscious cupcakes on display at Escriba [Photographs: Yvonne Ruperti] As difficult as it was during a recent trip to Barcelona to pull my salivating jaws away from the legs of Iberico jamon, boquerones,
Local laws and etiquette Tipping is a pretty relaxed affair in Spain, and people tend to round up to the nearest euro in a bar, café or taxi, and leave just a few euros in all but the smartest restaurants.
Barcelona has enough to keep the most voracious of culture vultures and self-indulgent of gourmands happy for weeks, but all those entry fees and tapas bills can mount up. Fortunately, help is at hand
The Basque region epitomizes the two extremes of Spain’s culinary spectrum: pricey three-star Michelin restaurants, such as Akelare and Arzak, and humble holes-in-the-wall. Here, we're celebrating the
Modern cities are ruled by cars. Streets are designed for them; bikers, pedestrians, vendors, hangers-out, and all other forms of human life are pushed to the perimeter in narrow lanes or sidewalks. Truly