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Easter and Esther: Tales of Violence and Hope

Michelle M Hamilton | Posted 03.22.2017 | Religion
Michelle M Hamilton

Purim is upon us and this year (2016) it falls during the Christian Holy Week. In some ways these two holidays could not seem more different.

4 Things You Learn When You Let Go Through Travel

Jillian Goltzman | Posted 03.02.2017 | Women
Jillian Goltzman

Far off lands and luxurious castles -- this may sound like your cliché Disney setting, but three years ago I strived to make it my reality. At 23 yea...

10 of the Best Things to Do in Sevilla

College Tourist | Posted 08.13.2016 | Travel
College Tourist

Whether you have a semester, week, or quick weekend in Sevilla, I've mapped out some of the "must-dos" for experiencing the Spirit of this beautiful city.

How Locals Do Tapas in Spain (VIDEO)

Kate Thomas | Posted 08.27.2014 | Travel
Kate Thomas

Tapas and Spain go together like baguettes and France. And the southern Spanish region of Andalucia poses no exception to this rule. On a recent trip to Sevilla, Spain (an hour plane flight from Madrid) I got an inside look at tapas in one for the most thriving local neighborhoods in town.

Urban Artists Build A Street Offering To Peru

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 05.21.2014 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

Starting today, for one week only, the Andes will be inside the Somerset House. London's spectacular neo-classical home of arts and culture along...

20 Reasons To Drop Everything And Go To Spain NOW

minube | Posted 01.04.2015 | Travel

1.) The Mediterranean coast is paradise Spain's long, sandy Atlantic beaches and cozy Mediterranean coves are rightly famous throughout Europe....

Resurrecting El Cid

Olek | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts

People still ask me why I "cover" things in public with yarn magic. I, emulating the street-art legends before me, hope to do more than merely cover surfaces.

Sevilla: Tapas Are All the Rage

Rick Steves | Posted 06.25.2013 | Travel
Rick Steves

A clear eating trend in Sevilla is the rise of gourmet tapas bars, with spiffed-up decor and creative menus, at the expense of traditional restaurants. Even in difficult economic times, when other businesses are closing down, tapas bars are popping up all over.

Sevilla: The Home of Flamenco Can Terrorize a Child

Rick Steves | Posted 08.20.2013 | Travel
Rick Steves

Updating the flamenco scene in Sevilla for my Spain guidebook, I had the occasion to pop into concerts in five different venues in town. Sevilla is th...

In Sevilla, There's Always a Parade

Rick Steves | Posted 08.20.2013 | Travel
Rick Steves

Sevilla loves a religious procession -- carrying statues of saints from favorite churches through the streets on big floats. People from other towns g...

Sevilla -- Getting Up to Date with the Best City in Southern Spain

Rick Steves | Posted 08.19.2013 | Travel
Rick Steves

The best stop in southern Spain is Sevilla. The city is a delight from a sightseeing, eating, and live-music point of view. And it's always changing. ...

LOOK: Evicted And With No Place To Go, Spanish Families Turn To Squatting

AFP/The Huffington Post | Posted 06.05.2013 | World

In 2010, Spanish banks foreclosed more than 100,000 households, which contributed to the already large number of empty houses. With as many as one mil...

PHOTOS: 4,500 Tons Of Trash Pile Up In Seville

Posted 02.04.2013 | World

Rubbish collectors in the picturesque Spanish city of Seville have been on strike since last week and it's really starting to smell. According to ...

PHOTOS: Seville's Beautiful Tiles

Michael Schuermann | Posted 02.05.2013 | Travel
Michael Schuermann

Seville is many things -- it is the city of Carmen (flamenco, bullfights and the original cigar factory), the city of the baroque splendour of Figaro's Wedding, but above all, Seville is the city of tiles.

PHOTOS: Holy Week Celebrations

Posted 04.08.2012 | Latino Voices

For Christians Holy Week is the week which precedes the Resurrection of Christ on Easter Sunday. The week starts on On Palm Sunday, when devotees cele...

Speeding Through Spain in a New Bugatti

James M. Clash | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
James M. Clash

How I got to set the speed record for journalists.