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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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Renfe’s Avlo Reviewed: Is This Cheap High Speed Train Worthwhile for Spain and Catalonia?

Your Train Guide Catherine Marucci Train Wanderer I tested out the Spanish national railway’s new ultra-cheap service for a trip from Barcelona to Madrid and was pleasantly surprised with this modern (though no-frills) rail experience. In this article I’ll offer my review of what Avlo offers, the best way to get tickets, and a few

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