This full-color, first edition guide to Spain's top destinations has a unique combination format that reflects how most travelers explore Spain
Whether you're rambling down Las Ramblas or making your way down the Gran Via, take your time getting to know Spain's top cities with MOON BARCELONA & MADRID. Inside you'll find:
*Flexible itineraries for up to a week in Barcelona or Madrid that can be combined into a 2-week trip, including day trips to Montserrat, the Penedes wine region, Toledo, and more
*Strategic advice for foodies, art lovers, history buffs, and more
*Must-see highlights and unique experiences: Marvel at Gaudi's architectural masterpiece Sagrada Familia, stroll through the baroque Royal Palace, or contemplate Picasso's Guernica and Velazquez's Las Meninas. Cheer for the home team at a futbol match, people-watch from a sunny cafe terrace, or climb to the top of Mount Tibidabo and explore the lush surrounding park
*Savour the flavours of Barcelona and Madrid: Sample mouthwatering jamon or jugo at a sprawling market or snag a table at a Michelin-starred restaurant. Post up with the locals at a no-frills tapas joint, sip authentic vermouth, or snack on the catch of the day at a beach-front bar
*Honest suggestions from Madrid local Jessica Jones
*Full-colour photos and detailed maps throughout
*Background information on the landscape, history, and cultural customs of each city
*Handy tools such as visa information, Spanish and Catalan phrasebooks, and local insight for solo travelers, visitors with disabilities, seniors, LGBTQ travelers, travelers of colour, and families with children
With Moon's practical tips and local insight, you can enjoy Barcelona and Madrid at your own pace.
For more of Europe's best cities, try MOON ROME, FLORENCE & VENICE.
Jessica Jones is a writer with a populist touch and a particular interest in style-related subject matter. Following her diagnosis with breast cancer, Jessica started the popular blog, 'Chemo Chic - A Guide to Surviving Breast Cancer With Style'. In the last five years she has written, researched and liaised on photography and illustration for numerous projects under the Trinny and Susannah banner including five best-selling books, websites, promotional shows and a newspaper column.