Europe on a Shoestring - Spain & Portugal (PDF Chapter)
This is the Spain & Portugal chapter from Lonely Planet’s Europe on a Shoestring guidebook.
Beyond the Pyrenees is another Europe, a diverse and magical land surrounded by sea and with cultures all of its own. It is scenically spectacular, with a staggering array of beaches, na-tional parks and mountains, and a majestic range of architecture.
- admire the genius of Gaudí and wallow in the cultural riches and glorious food culture of Barcelona
- enjoy the Mediterranean sunshine on Mallorca’s blessed Balearic beaches
- spend your days in some of Europe’s best galleries, and nights amid its best nightlife, in Madrid
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Spain, Madrid & Around Madrid, San Sebastián, Bil-bao, Burgos, Salamanca, León, Santiago de Compostela, Barcelona, Girona, The Balearic Is-lands, Valencia, Andalucía, Spain Survival Guide, Portugal, Lisbon & Around, The Algarve, Évo-ra, Óbidos, Nazaré, Coimbra, Porto, Braga, Parque Nacional da Peneda-Gerês, Portugal Survival Guide.
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