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City tours, excursions and tickets in Galicia and surroundings

Moving around in Spain - transportation

Buses are the best alternative to trains. According to the schedule, it becomes clear that buses run more often than trains and their tickets cost almost twice lower. Bus stations are located practically in every city. You can significantly economize if you make tickets reservation in advance. However, please note that tickets with large discounts are nonrefundable. Trips on the international bus carrier “Alsa” are very popular among tourists. Within a city, you can also easily move around by metro. It is worth considering that the cost of the metro tickets will depend on the number of transport zones crossed. The minimum price is one and a half euro. So, as Spain is bordered by the seas from three sides, transportation by sea is also popular here, particularly by ferries. With their help, you can get from the mainland to any island in the country. This is also an excellent option for those who want to travel by car, because all ferries also have impressive baggage compartments for transporting cars. … Open

Economy roadmap of Spain

The labor market in Spain is one of the toughest in Europe. After labor reform was carried out in 2010, the dismissal procedure became simpler. The amount of severance pay was reduced by one-third, and the average wage was no longer defined. Now it directly depends on the degree of qualification of the employee, on the position held and on the capabilities of the organization in which the person works. To date, the level of official unemployment does not fall below 10%. The fight against this indicator is directly related to education. According to statistics, out of five million unemployed, about two million have no special training. The average wage is about 27,000 Euros per year, taxes inclusive. The GDP as of last year is 1,352 billion dollars, while the national debt per capita of Spain is just over 34 thousand dollars. … Open
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Best beaches

Playa de las Catedrales is unique for its natural cliffs and caverns. It is inaccessible during high tide, but in low tide it's an excellent place for walks and water entertainment. Torimbia – Niembro beach is amongst the most popular and busiest in Galicia. It is worth to wake up early, if you want to take a place on this beach. The famous Marivi seafood restaurant is located in the Torimbia – Niembro area too. … Open

Advices for travellers

7. La Coruna and some other cities of the region provide travelers absolutely free bike rental that will be an excellent alternative to public transport. The procedure of the initial registration is rather long and tedious, but afterwards it gives you an opportunity to use services of all urban rent centers freely. 8. Travelers who expect to find many exciting souvenirs should pay attention to local cheese and … Open

Travel guide to Galicia

In the submontane area in Galicia, there are a lot of round-the-clock hotels. In summer, they attract fans of hiking tourism. The northern coast of the region is very popular with fans of the health tourism. There are vast eucalyptus groves near the beaches, so the air at the coast is rich with essential oils and rare minerals. The usual beach recreation in this unique place may become a really effective treatment … Open

Traditions and mentality of Galicia

The festival lasts for 9 days; guests are offered to diversify a rich gastronomic program with interesting folklore events. During the holiday, amazing concerts of folk music and dance performances are arranged. There are also exhibitions and competitions, in which absolutely everyone can participate. It’s worth noting that all prizes for contests and competitions consist exclusively of seafood, so the winner … Open

Cuisine and top restaurants

Guests of the region would have an opportunity to diversify their meal with excellent meats. Moreover, Galicia produces gorgeous cheeses and vegetables. Hearty empanadas pies with various fillings, grilled lacon con grelos with fresh vegetable salad and delicious filloas pancakes - these are only a few national dishes, which are definitely worth a try. Local wines can be a great complement for food; Albariño is … Open

Attractions and active leisure

La Coruna has a gorgeous shoe store Huellas, where you can buy a great pair of stylish shoes paying only 5-10 euros. Romantic gifts can be found at Brujerias store; among those represented there are many unique souvenirs and very beautiful things. It’s better to go to the Merca store to buy commemorative T-shirts, mugs and greeting cards. Shopping is an integral part of holidays. You could find interesting … Open
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