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Sport and Activities

This section is for anyone interested in sports and activities in Spain. The outdoorsy part of your soul can find information on cycling, football and much more. If there is an activity you’d like to see featured, contact us.

Spanish football: FC Barcelona
 January 5, 2017  Matthew Hirtes

Spanish football: FC Barcelona

The Spain Buddy Spanish football series sees Matthew Hirtes providing a lowdown on the country’s leading clubs. Presently, he’s tackling the Primera Liga teams. This week, it’s the turn…

Cycling Routes on the Balearic Islands
 January 4, 2017  Robert Parker

Cycling Routes on the Balearic Islands

The many cycling routes on the Balearic Islands make them the perfect destination for both new and old cyclists. Every year, some of the world’s…

Spanish football: Atlético de Madrid
 December 8, 2016  Matthew Hirtes

Spanish football: Atlético de Madrid

Our new Spanish football series sees Spain Buddy’s Matthew Hirtes offering a guide to the country’s clubs. Currently, he’s working his way through the Primera Liga teams.…

Spanish football: Athletic Club Bilbao
 November 24, 2016  Matthew Hirtes

Spanish football: Athletic Club Bilbao

In the latest of our new Spanish football series, Spain Buddy’s Matthew Hirtes provides a brief overview of the country’s clubs. We’ll continue with the Primera Liga teams.…

Ruta del vino Cigales

Ruta del vino Cigales

Water is the driving force in the Ruta del Vino Cigales because the Canal de Castilla is one of the main attractions and creators of…

 Matthew Hirtes

Spanish football: Alavés

Spanish football: Alavés

In the first of a new Spanish football series, Spain Buddy offers a mini guide to the country’s clubs. I’ll start off with the Primera Liga teams. Using an alphabetical order, let’s kick off with Alavés.

 Elle Draper

Tenerife Walking Festival 2016

Tenerife Walking Festival 2016

Get those walking boots on because the Tenerife Walking Festival returns in 2016 assisting Tenerife in the reinforcement of its position as a leading hiking destination in Europe.

 Elle Draper

Spain travel | Cycling in Tenerife

Spain travel | Cycling in Tenerife

The favourable climate all year round in the Canaries makes them ideal for outdoor pursuits. Ironman in Lanzarote, cycling in Tenerife, windsurfing in Fuerteventura, hiking in Gran Canaria – the list goes on.