What to do in Barcelona: Eat Tapas at El Rincón del Cava
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What to do in Barcelona: Eat Tapas at El Rincón del Cava

Tapas aren’t originally from Barcelona, but that doesn’t mean you can’t find good ones in the city! Here’s a bit about one of my favorite tapas bars: El Rincón del Cava.  The name translates to “The Cava Corner”, and they serve super cheap, nice cava. It’s about €4 for a whole bottle or €0.85 for … Continue reading

Salamanca: Pretty Plazas and Tasty Tapas
adventure / Castilla y León / fiesta / Salamanca / Spain / tapas / travel

Salamanca: Pretty Plazas and Tasty Tapas

After seeing Ávila, I continued my tour of Castilla y León. Next stop was beautiful Salamanca, which is a place I’ve dreamed of going to ever since I saw photos of the incredible Plaza Mayor.  It was also the weekend of the National Event in Salamanca where they invited all the exchange students in Spain to … Continue reading

Proven Fact: Spanish Food Won’t Make You Fat!
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Proven Fact: Spanish Food Won’t Make You Fat!

Researchers have officially proven that Spanish fried food doesn’t make you fat! Well, it won’t give you heart problems at least. Check it out here on Jennifer K. Riggins’ blog. If you don’t know what Spanish food is like, here’s Jennifer’s brief overview: “Thin potato slices cooked in woks of oil then encased in egg. Haplessly-formed … Continue reading