Travel Diaries Archive

Soller, Mallorca, Spain: Around The World

On my first day trip from Palma, I visited Sóller, which is in the northwestern part of Mallorca. It was Christmas Eve, but I found that most of the island was still open for business. Buses to Sóller run from the station in Palma de Mallorca frequently & the entire ride takes about 45 minutes. There […]

A day exploring Madrid, Spain: Around The World

My itinerary from London to Palma de Mallorca, Spain had an intentional bonus: A layover of around 12 hours in Madrid. I landed at Madrid-Barajas Airport (MAD) around 9am, which gave me an entire day to explore. I quickly went through EU passport control and hopped on a Metro train toward Nuevos Ministerios. If you are on […]