With the Christmas festive season quickly approaching, it’s time to sit down and think about what gifts you’ll be buying for your friends and family back home. Christmas in Spain involves massive celebrations, days of feasting and partying. But as a religious Catholic country, Spain isn’t huge on the entire […]

Christmas Gift Ideas for the Spain Fan

Gliding along a canal in a long slim boat while checking out wares displayed in other boats is a pretty special way to shop. Fruits, souvenirs, coconut water: flat-bottomed boats are piled with goods and crammed along the canals. Called “floating markets,” these are remnants from the days when canal […]

Floating Markets in Bangkok