The Year of Gastronomy in Spain

Could you say no to an all-expense-paid, week-long gastronomy tour of Spain? I couldn't! And therein lies a story. I used to write a weekly column in the Saugerties Times. One in particular, on the Spanish dish, Paella, opened with a…

Shoulder Season in Mallorca, Spain

Shoulder Season in Mallorca The Mediterranean island of Mallorca is a popular tourist destination each summer. Of the Spanish island’s 28 million annual visitors, most arrive during July and August creating a congested mess. Savvy…