Spain and Portugal

Spain and Portugal Audio Travel Guides

Spain and Portugal have amazing character – that sultry, almost feverish feel often – that is to do with the personality of the people as much as from the climate. Let CitySounds.Travel show you the cultural intensity in cities like Lisbon and Seville. Barcelona has plenty of character too, but there’s a certain urban cool too…

  1.  Hear about the building of Gaudi’s great church – the Sagrada Familia…
  2. Hear about the Fascist destruction of the Basque capital, Gernika, in Spanish civil war…
  3. Hear a quartet of saxophonists entertain at Lisbon’s flea market…

Start the day with local Barcelona people in a street café while the city wakes and sets off to work. Transport tips for getting around. Mainstream attractions like Antoni Gaudi’s Parc Guell; quality buskers play as you get the most…

The stunningly unconventional Guggenheim Museum on the river in Bilbao has revived the region’s tourism product. Bilbao buzzes with energy now that it has traded it’s old industrial past for a cool tourism present. Interesting coastal villages with Atlantic coast…

A region of Spain defined by its wine of the same name. Inland and in the north east of Spain on the River Ebro. Beautiful, gentle peaceful, wine producing countryside and mountainous to the west. Touring the capital Logrono and…

Lisbon is an elegant and imposing city - well beyond what a first time visitor might expect. But Portugal's rich history of empire means Lisbon is a smart place. This guide takes you around the city centre... touring in a…

Lisbon is an elegant and imposing city - well beyond what a first time visitor might expect. But Portugal's rich history of empire means Lisbon is a smart place. This guide takes you around the city centre... touring in a…

Chopin museum at Monastery in Valdemossa; courtyards Around Palma city; lots of art nouveau; Europe's tallest Gothic Cathedral has Gaudi work; Arab palace; history of Majorca; Fabulous Palacio Casa Galesa hotel beside the Cathedral; Good bartop tapas eating, Bar Dia;…