Informaciones sobre España
Spain An extremely rich site directed by the Ambassador of
Spain with the cooperation of scholars from Spain, Canada,
the U.S. and Peru. It contains information on Spanish history,
customs, holidays, geography, culture and much more. You can
choose to read the site in English, Spanish or German.
- The Official Website for
Tourism in Spain Multimedia resources on myriad topics,
a rich and attractive site, including virtual tours and a
Geografía y historia
- What a great site! Maps,
maps, maps! including maps showing the development of
the modern states, including Spain
- source of shaded
relief map of Spain
- Map of Spain
(.com) A site providing a wealth of maps of Spain, country,
communities, cities, railway lines and more.
Go Europe Site on Spain: A site with a description and
map of the major Unesco natural, geological and archaeological
sites in Spain. . Good site on Punic Wars, the fight to the
death over Hispania between Carthage and Rome, from Hannibal
through Julius Caeser and Augustus
map showing the extent of the lands of the
Celtic tribes and the Romans from 800 B.C.E. to 305 A.D
- interactive map showing the
territories of the Roman empire
- Useful site with a number of maps showing the
migration of the Germanic tribes throughout the former
- A site offering many resources including wonderful pictures
history of the Jews in Spain
- A distinguished site with a
thorough but succinct history of Spain from ancient to modern
times, links on Spanish economy and government and descriptions
of major cities as well.
Spain and European Culture A lovely site with many pictures
of the Alhambra and information and recommended readings to
learn more about Muslim Spain.
- A large collection of maps from Professor Barbara von Schlegell
of Ursinus College in Pennsylvania showing Muslim
populations throughout history
- Another site with a
fine interactive map including resources on Muslim
civilization in Spain and elsewhere.
- A site featuring fine large maps of the
Spanish kingdoms of 1030, 1210 and 1360.
- A site with a detailed timeline
of the Reconquista
- A site showing the empire
of Philip II.
- Want to more about the War
of the Spanish Succession? Try this site.
of Spanish royalty from 406 onwards, with minimal but
- The site of a business dedicated to arranging walking
tours of Old Madrid with emphasis on wining and dining.
Includes information about food customs and descriptions of
typical dishes of Madrid.
- An English-language site with lots of information
on the Madrid metro system; although some of the price
information is a bit outdated it provides pictures, tips and
maps to make using the Metro easy ***
tourist.com Fantastic site with lots of recommendations
of every kind to help you make the most of your time in Madrid
- Look up the
institute where the program classes take place, Colegiata
de San Isidro.
- Madrid en
Guia del Ocio.com: The on-line version of a magazine
available at Madrid kiosks every Friday for one euro; the
Guia tells you what's up in Madrid the coming week:
film, concerts, dance, theater, exhibits, lectures, as well
as providing the television schedule. Event information includes
times and prices; be sure also to look for the día
del espectador when prices are significantly cheaper.
- Go Madrid.com has information and links to Madrid's
important art museums, as well as lots of other information
- Student-oriented website with places
to go and things to do in Madrid.