Notes from Spain
Travel, living, and working in Spain
Las Rias Baixas - see for details and to comment
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Santiago de Compostela. See for details and to comment.
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Category:Travel -- posted at: 11:12am EST

The first podcast from our Galicia trip. See for details and to comment.
Direct download: nfs24_4dec05_galicia1.mp3
Category:Travel -- posted at: 2:03pm EST

Live from Madrid's Plaza Mayor, at the beginning of the Christmas fair. A look at the cultural delights ahead in the festive season. See for details and to comment.
Direct download: nfs23_27nov05.MP3
Category:Travel -- posted at: 2:09pm EST

On the anniversary of Franco's death, we take a walk in the woods near his place of rest. See for details and to comment.
Direct download: nfs22_20nov05.MP3
Category:Travel -- posted at: 3:00pm EST

Sitting by the river in El Pardo, discussing more culture-clash aspects of life and death in Spain. Plus a request for video-casting inspiration... What would you want to see on a video cast of Spain? See for details and to comment.
Direct download: nfs21_6nov05.mp3
Category:Travel -- posted at: 2:17pm EST

Live from Real Madrid's Santiago Bernabeu Stadium - this one is a classic! Details and comments at
Direct download: nfs19_20oct05.mp3
Category:Travel -- posted at: 4:26am EST

Books on Spain and extracts from Errant in Iberia, a book about my first three years in Spain. See for details and to comment.
Direct download: nfs18_17oct05.mp3
Category:Travel -- posted at: 9:21am EST

An evening eating in the mouth-watering pintxo bars in San Sebastian, one of my favourite cities in Spain. See for details and to comment.
Direct download: nfs17_02oct05.MP3
Category:Travel -- posted at: 9:15am EST

Wonderful sound-seeing edition from a Basque Gastronomic Society in Zarautz. See for full details.
Direct download: nfs16_26sept05.mp3
Category:Travel -- posted at: 2:43pm EST

Flamenco at La Solea in Madrid. For details and to comment please visit
Direct download: nfs15_13sept05.MP3
Category:Travel -- posted at: 4:04am EST

Notes from the Island of Formentera - lazy days... see for details and for photos.
Direct download: nfs14_31aug05.MP3
Category:Travel -- posted at: 11:31am EST

In Spanish for once - back to English next week! See for full details...
Direct download: nfs13_22aug05.MP3
Category:Travel -- posted at: 3:26am EST

Show notes:
  • It doesn't rain in Spain
  • Road deaths and lawless Spain
  • Drinking
  • National pride
  • Food and holidays
see for more...
Direct download: nfs12_17aug05.MP3
Category:Travel -- posted at: 2:36pm EST

A trip on one of Madrid's most curious attractions. See for more details.
Direct download: nfs11_04aug05.MP3
Category:Travel -- posted at: 2:17am EST

A postcard from Gandia - see for full details
Direct download: nfs10_26july05.MP3
Category:Travel -- posted at: 12:06pm EST

A postcard from Cordoba - see for full details and show notes.
Direct download: nfs9_11july_2005.MP3
Category:Travel -- posted at: 5:34pm EST

Learning Spanish and Working in Spain - Go for it! See for full details and shownotes.
Direct download: nfs8_2july05.MP3
Category:Travel -- posted at: 9:57am EST

Notes from Spain 7 - The Retrio Park Madrid's Retiro Park - See for shownotes and details.
Direct download: nfs7_22june05.MP3
Category:Travel -- posted at: 4:22pm EST

Notes from Spain Podcast no. 6 - See for more details and show notes
Direct download: nfs6_16june2005.MP3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 8:21pm EST

Podcast - 31st May 2005 ! It's another Notes from Spain podcast! First part of a series on living in Spain. Where to Live and work in Spain - show notes:
  • San Sebastian and the North Coast
  • Madrid - a word of warning!
  • Valencia - Las Fallas!
  • Barcelona
  • Costa Blanca, Costa del Sol, Malaga
  • Cadiz and the Costa de la Luz
  • Seville
  • Cordoba
  • Granada and the Alpujarras - the best of Spain?
  • Where not to live in Spain...
Direct download: nfs4_31may05.MP3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:45am EST

Another Terraza cast.... see for details!
Direct download: nfs_25may05.MP3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 3:06pm EST

Notes from Spain - A sound seeing tour - on the Madrid metro, football in 'the green bar', and prostitutes on the Calle Montera.
Direct download: nfs_15may05.MP3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 3:00pm EST

Notes from Spain Podcast no. 5 See for more details and show notes
Direct download: nfs_5_7june05.MP3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 6:14pm EST