Spain

Spain The cities in Spain are all unique and special in their own way. Cities like Santiago de Compostela attract those people who are religious, cities like Barcelona attract those who appreciate a perfect fusion of art, culture and a splendid atmosphere, Granada attracts those who wish to see the real Spanish way of life and the beautiful Alhambra. And what would a visit to Spain be without savoring the delicious cheeses, hams, wines, coffees, turrones, tapas… the list is never ending!

Bar Orellana, Tapas in the Heart of Málaga

Jul 25th, 2013

If there’s one thing we appreciate about the South of Spain, it’s that when we walk through the streets of its colorful cities, time magically slows down. Folks are in no rush, and the relaxed pace forces us to enjoy … Continue reading

Knok: Home Exchange Infographic

Jun 11th, 2013

Check out Knok’s latest infographic on the main destinations of the world to home exchange in, all the advantages of swapping and the types of users that home exchange attracts! Take a look!

Barcelona: The Canaletes Fountain and the Barça Victories

Jun 06th, 2013

Everyone knows that FC Barcelona celebrates their important victories in the famous fountain of Canaletes located on the top of Las Ramblas in Barcelona. But the question that arises to so many of us is why? What’s so special about … Continue reading

Posted in Destinations | by Anjali | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Barcelona opens the music festival season: it is Primavera Sound time

Apr 05th, 2013

How about enjoying a great music festival while home exchanging in Barcelona? It’s time to celebrate spring with music! For over a decade, The Primavera Sound transforms the city, for a few days, in the capital of indie music. The … Continue reading

Posted in Destinations | by Cacau | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Madrid, Spain: Enjoy the Famous Holy Cookies found only in Convento Del Corpus Christi

Feb 27th, 2013

Just outside of Plaza Mayor located in the heart of the historic Madrid is a cookie shop that sells some of the best homemade cookies one will ever try. The only difference between this shop and that of the hundreds … Continue reading

Posted in Destinations, Local Food | by Anjali | Tagged , | 3 Comments

Make a list of your favorite Cities, Houses, and Websites

Nov 15th, 2012

We all have several lists of favorites: favorite foods, fruits, books, cities, people, movies, colors, clothes, websites…. The number of lists can be endless and so many that sometimes it can get quite confusing. And generally what happens is that … Continue reading

Posted in Travel Tips | by Anjali | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Washington D.C.: A home exchange in the city where Obama lives

Nov 09th, 2012

“This summer we swapped homes in Washington D.C. and I must say that the experience was truly unique. While living in Barcelona, one is more accustomed to live in an apartment and although our home is in a residential area, … Continue reading

Posted in Knok & Tell | by Anjali | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

It’s the Mushroom time of the year!

Oct 15th, 2012

Autumn has finally reached and it is the perfect time of the year to go mushroom hunting. Several hundreds of people take advantage of these days to visit the mountain side and explore the natural vegetation. During this time of … Continue reading

Posted in Local Food, Travel Tips | by Anjali | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment