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What draws twenty-first century travelers to San Sebastian (aka Donostia) in Spain's Basque region? Often, it's the food
STOP THE PRESSES: It dawns on me that not everyone lives in an urban apartment. Some people, I am told, have access to outdoor
Madrid and Barcelona may wow the masses with world-class museums and iconic landmarks, but to tap into Spain’s culinary nerve
On the list of reasons to drop everything and go to Spain, this is rising to the top... fast. Meet Lekeitio, an itty-bitty
Karina Correa -- photographer, filmmaker, and owner of NYC tapas bar BIKINIS -- expanded her culinary travels to the epicenter of the Spanish culinary world, San Sebastian.
Some of these are well known like those in the Basque Country, Catalonia and Flanders. Others are much more surprising -- for example, hands up if you really knew about the Venetian and Bavarian independence movements?
The Spanish Constitution approved in referendum on 6 December 1978 recognizes nine historical nationalities. Only in the
The 2013 World Food Prize credits Monsanto in the fight against hunger through sustainable agriculture -- yet there is a disconnect between the spirit of the prize and the U.S. agrochemical giant's actual practices.
Jamon, squid ink, anchovies, chorizo, wine, cheese... Spain is really one of the great culinary countries of the world.
You can get a good lay of the land with the Artxanda funicular, across the river and just upstream from the Guggenheim.
Of the many multi-Michelin-starred meccas of molecular gastronomy that call San Sebastian home, Mugaritz is the playful one
It's not quite sex education, but several videos produced by the Fundación Leizaola and the Basque government in Spain use
After 43 years of terror and 829 murders, Basque terrorist group ETA announced "the definitive cease to armed activity" October 20, exactly one month before the general election. This will thus be a campaign without ETA, the first ever since democracy was restored in Spain.
2010-12-10-balenciaga.jpgThe hushed, pale gray salon instantly transports you to the elegance of the era of couture.
When Elizabeth Gilbert set off on her now-famous journey to eat, pray and love, she started in Italy. But these days, the