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What To Expect on Spain’s Renfe AVE Trains—Tips from My Travels

I’ve enjoyed AVE and love high speed trains generally in Europe. They offer an excellent, comfortable, low-carbon alternative to flying. For example, the Barcelona-Madrid trip on AVE is just 2.5 hours, which makes it much faster than flying when you figure in the time for getting to the airport and waiting in lines. Plus, it’s […]

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An Insider’s Guide to Barcelona Sants Train Station—from a Local Who’s Lived next to it for 15 Years

Your Train Guide Loulou Mcclaine British Wanderer Barcelona Sants Station is unlovely but clean and well equipped with a range of services. It’s not huge, but can seem a bit bewildering to newbies. So let me be your guide. I’ve lived next to the station for 15 years, I go in every day to catch

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