The Rough Guide to Spain

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Penguin, Mar 30, 2009 - Travel - 1012 pages
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The Rough Guide to Spain is the ultimate travel guide with clear maps and detailed coverage of all the best Spanish attractions. Discover the vibrant regions of Spain from the outstanding art of Madrid to tapas in Barcelona and foot-stamping Flamenco in Southern Spain. New features explore the best Spanish wine, walks in Spain and Spain’s key fiestas whilst an increased Spanish language section will get you started on Catalan, Basque and Gelego. Find detailed practical advice on what to see and do in Spain whilst relying on up-to-date descriptions of the best hotels in Spain, bars in Spain, restaurants in Spain, shops in Spain and Spanish festivals for all budgets. You’ll find expert tips on exploring Spain’s varied landscapes, from the rías of Galicia to the coves of the Balearics; and authoritative background on Spain's history and wildlife, with the low-down on every major fiesta. Explore all corners of Spain with the clearest maps of any guide. Make the most of your holiday with The Rough Guide to Spain.
 

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Contents

Introduction
Introduction to Spain
Where to go
When to go
34 things not to miss
Basics
Getting there
Getting around
Cantabria and Asturias
Galicia
Aragón
Barcelona
Catalunya Part 1
Catalunya Part 2
Valencia and Murcia
The Balearic Islands

Accommodation
Food and drink
The media
Festivals
Culture and etiquette
Sports and outdoor activities
Travelling with children
Travel essentials
Explore Spain
Madrid Part 1
Madrid Part 2
Around Madrid
CastillaLa Mancha and Extremadura
Andalucía Part 1
Andalucía Part 2
Andalucía Part 3
Castilla y León and La Rioja
the País Vasco Navarra
Contexts
History
Wildlife
Flamenco
Books
Language
Language
More on Spain
Fiestas
Walking in Spain
Wines of Spain
Small print
A Rough Guide to Rough Guides
Publishing information
Help us update
Acknowledgements
Readers letters
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