Excursion · Travel

A Day Trip to Ávila

Welcome back to my little corner of the internet! During the weekend we went for a small day-trip, about an hour away from Madrid. We jumped on a train and went to Ávila. This small town is famous for the perfectly intact medieval town walls. Even though it was incredibly cold, we walked the whole… Continue reading A Day Trip to Ávila

Cooking · Eating

Spanish vegetables – Chickpeas and Chards

Welcome back to my little corner of the internet! Chikpeas are hands down my absolute favourite legume. As soon as I discovered this recipe, I needed to try it. Unfortunately, there was no spinach at the farmers' market, but an abundance of red chard. Thus, I made this incredibly easy recipe with chard. I believe… Continue reading Spanish vegetables – Chickpeas and Chards

Cooking · Eating

Tortilla de patatas – a taste of Spain

Welcome back to my little corner of the internet! You've probably heard of tortilla, but do you know the Spanish tortilla? The Spanish tortilla is said to have been invented in Extremadura, a region of Spain close to the Portuguese border, in the 18th century. Potatoes had been introduced to Spain and Europe from the… Continue reading Tortilla de patatas – a taste of Spain