Tucked into many of the neighboring buildings — some of them former convents or posadas (small hotels ) — are at least a half-dozen other museums and foundations related to this fertile period in Spanish art. Not to be missed is the collection.
Planning a holiday to Spain ? Read our guide to the best regions, including expert advice on where to go in Catalonia, Aragon, Valencia, Andalusia, the Balearic and Canary Islands, as well as recommendations on getting there. By Annie Bennett, Telegraph .
Spain is having another record-breaking year for tourism. It welcomed 75.3 million international visitors in 2016 -more than ever before - and has just reported a year-on-year increase of 12 per cent for the first six months of 2017. But that doesn't.
A new self-guided walking holiday follows in the footsteps of the pilgrims from the British Isles and Ireland who took the so-called “English Way” to Santiago de Compostela, after landing at A Coruña or Ferrol. The modern version involves walks through.
Totally Spain (0871 666 0214; totallyspain.com) has several options for visiting Andalusia, including a 10-night self-drive tour staying at Parador hotels in Málaga, Ronda , Arcos de la Frontera, Carmona and Granada. From €1,588 (£1,241) including .
For years he failed auditions and struggled to pay the bills. Now, at 51, the father of five is one of the most recognisable faces on television and, in his latest series, gets paid to eat his way around Spain . Couldn't happen to a nicer guy, says.
There are numerous hotels and other accommodations in Ronda , but I chose the Reina Victoria, a sprawling, weather-beaten hotel built in 1906, on the side of the mountain. Terraces hung over the deep ravines and offered a spectacular view especially at.
The government announced plans in November to close seven hotels and cut 644 staff, but has reduced that after strikes and negotiations with unions. The only site to close will be Puerto Lumbreras in southern Spain. The state-run Paradores de Turismo lost.
There's bullfighting Many areas in Spain have banned bullfighting but Andalucía is the home of bullfighting and equestrianism. There's a huge bullring next to our parador (luxury hotel) in Antequera, and another in Ronda. My husband is keen to go to one.
The spa is one of the best in Spain too, and even has an ice cave. There's a chemical-free indoor pool and two outdoor pools, a beach club and that golf course, plus three restaurants (Japanese Kabuki Raw has a Michelin star). If you find yourself.
With the highest ratio of Michelin stars per capita in the world, Spain's northern Basque region is the country's foodie mecca. Little wonder then that Rob Brydon and Steve Coogan started their culinary trip here, tucking into seafood at Txoko, grazing.
Finally, there is also Santo Estevo, in Ourense, which was recently voted the best parador in Spain. This hotel-clinic is exclusively dedicated to improving and prolonging guests' well-being with the best natural therapies. Its philosophy is to rejuvenate.