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Inside Malaga’s eccentric Alcazaba

Andalucia has a long, colourful history full of battles, conquests and re-conquests, and the port city of Malaga is no exception.  Remnants of the city’s moorish past are everywhere, from place names to Mudejar-syle architecture to the serene 8th century…

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Madrid’s temple of vermouth: Bodegas Casas

‘Laterio’ is a big thing in Spain.  We’re talking bars, yes, but bars that specialize in preserves – usually seafood including treats like cockles, scallops, mussels and clams.  And, yes, we understand that going to a bar to eat canned goods…

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Spanish oven-baked hake: easy recipe by Spanish dad

Missing mama’s home cooking?  Try this simple, healthy recipe from Gusto’s resident Spanish dad for an oven-baked hake dish – ideal served with a glass of Albarino (and so easy you could even make it after a glass or two)….

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Sweet sweet wine at Bodega Casa Antigua de Guardia (Malaga)

Malaga‘s old town has a ridiculously high concentration of good tapas bars, serving some of the best seafood in the country as well as a great selection of the region’s famous sweet wines. Bodega Casa Antigua de Guardia, almost unmissable thanks…

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7 Spanish bands you should have on your playlist

Okay, so Spanish bands don’t get as much attention as their American and British counterparts.  But there are some absolute gems to discover – and Gusto Guides has done all the hard work, so you don’t have to. Veneno Formed…