May Travel News
Hi from Rick: Travel Thrills Ibérico
As I write this, I'm flying to Madrid, kicking off my annual 100 days of European travel — and I can't wait to sink my teeth into a little travel thrills ibérico!
Each year since I was a kid, spring has been the time to hit the Mediterranean road. While the theme of 2022 was "getting back to travel," this year I'm finally doing what the pandemic forced me to cancel. In fact, each of my planned 2023 trips are what I had set up in early 2020.
First up, in May I'll be updating our guidebooks in Spain and France, with a quick visit to Morocco. I just can't wait to marvel at exquisite Moorish palaces, hike to towers above fortified villages along "the route of the pueblos blancos," enjoy the heady atmosphere and sizzling taste treats of a tapas bar crawl, and then dive into my ritual salade niçoise in its hometown… Read more