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“We enjoy shopping at Whole Foods but we loved the authentic food & wine of Spain in Seville, Madrid and Rioja even more!

…Thanks for the careful preparation and insight by Rachel, Dan & Ariel… your planning, guiding, service & the medieval wineries made it memorable.”

–  R.G. Rossi,   Los Angeles

We believe life is too short for just Whole Foods. On luxury Spain food & wine trips, you access the authentic best of Madrid, Barcelona, Seville or San Sebastian + insider fun in a medieval village wineries. Beyond mass market, you experience more of Spain’s insider best without stress or tourist traps.

Unique Spain Food & Wine Experiences?…. meet winemakers Carmen, Miguel or Salva, chefs Alberto and Dani or tapas tours with Carlos or Nuria?  There´s more; cooking classes, 100+ artisan cheeses of Spain, olive oil mills, Michelin & unknown restaurants or foodie birthday parties in a medieval castles or Mediterranean islands like Mallorca or Ibiza by yacht.

Luxury Spain Food & Wine Travel Experiences


 

“These uniquely fun and savory food & wine experiences, that we had in Madrid, Seville, the Rioja and San Sebastian, Spain, will be a big part of what we´ll all remember when we are too old to get on another plane”

Kim & Charlie W,    San Francisco, CA

After our fun, interactive Spanish food & wine trips from Madrid, Barcelona or Seville our guest are typically very happy. Truth is it warms our hearts to hear this as we believe that the ultimate luxury is doing new fun stuff with your favorite people in a beautiful place. Then enjoying some great food and Rioja wines that night to rehash the memories.

As Americans we get it, time is the new money. We you probably go harder and accomplish more than most people. This can make it difficult, even with 24/7 Facebook to really stay well connected with friends and family because nothing substitutes real face time. Contact us today!

So this is why we believe you deserve a unique reward. Of course a new luxury car or a Prada spree could be fun. But for many people a tailor-made private adventure shared with loved ones in a worthy destination can be a more poignant and personal reward. It is a chance to experience cultural fun and make memories that will last much longer than the material stuff.

With our indulging Iberia adventures, you enjoy the experiences and we take care of the rest. Since S11 we have seen that over 70% of our custom Spain adventures have been reunions of friends or family. As Spain & Portugal travel pros and residents since1998, we have insider connections that most American travel companies would die for.

To control quality, we only accept 5 trips per week. This allows us to design & support your itinerary around your preferences from foodie fun, to active fun, arts & culture or whatever. This means you can experience & enjoy more Spain in less time with no logistics or language hassles.

Contact us today!

Luxury Spain Food & Wine Travel Experiences


 

Spanish Food & Wine Media Mentions


 

“Spain is the new source of Europe’s most exciting wine and food.”

The Wine Spectator

“Spain is the 21st century’s up and coming world wine power”

Robert Parker, the world´s most powerful wine critic

“Spain is the new France”

New York Times

“Spain is where the zeitgeist has shifted”

Charlie Trotter, one of Chicago’s top chefs.

“…The most creative cooks in Europe are no longer French; they are Spanish.”

Michelin starred French Chef Marc Veyrat


We believe that enjoying good food & Rioja, Bierzo, Jumilla or Ribera Spanish wine in unique places are some of the top vacation memories. As foodies and Spain residents, we walk the talk (OK yes we eat out a lot….. for quality control purposes only) :-> This is why we have hundreds of contacts in Spain´s food and wine world, which benefits our discerning customers in many ways. Here´s a sample…

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Enjoy Spanish luxury food & wine EXPERIENCES…… from Madrid, Barcelona or Seville


Savour an outdoor paella cooking demo and festive meal with a local family at their country home.

Enjoy exclusive chef´s table in a gourmet Michelin starred restaurant.

High end wine tasting with the wine maker after a private visit to his winery.

This can include collector-quality Spanish vintages.

Experience authentic tapas as locals do visiting various tapas bars far from the tourist traps

In Madrid learn to make a delicious Spanish dinner at our chef friend´s home.

Sample artisan cheeses, charcuterie, wines & extra virgin olive oils in a historic tavern next in a medieval village

An invitation-only dinner in a private gastronomic club in Spain´s Basque Country.

Of course the choice is your based on your taste. As you travel with our bilingual expert guide/host you can converse and learn about food history.

You can discover the different cultural and colonial influences in the Iberian peninsula. This include the Roman empire, the Arabs, the French and the colonies that stretched from Asia to Argentina and California to Italy, Morocco to Manila. For those who want to go deeper, we can organize visits to gourmet delis, fresh food markets, artisan cheese shops and very exclusive half day cooking classes in Madrid, Barcelona, San Sebastian and Seville.

Again we custom design our trips around your taste, style and goals so you can experience and enjoy more well deserved memories

Next Step?… Spanish luxury food & wine trips from Madrid,  Barcelona or Seville?


So how do we design these trips?….First there is a FREE 10  minute consult with one of our experts: we get on the phone or do a Skype video call and get to know each other. We listen and understand what your past ideal vacation memories looked like and why you liked it. Contact us today!

Then if it seems like a good fit for you and for us, we start planning, we begin with an itinerary with activities designed around your top 3 or so lifestyle interest which might be: Food & Wine, People & Traditions, Places of Power, Sports & Fitness, Art & Music, Urban attractions, or Giving back. There is a retainer fee for complex trips that is 100% deductible from your trip balance.

. Another key aspect is that our bilingual tour leaders are much more than guides, but also they love people and are very helpful host / concierges, foodies and interesting conversationalist. This is key as some companies seek out the low cost tour leader who can not match this level of talent or clear English. Contact us today!

Spanish luxury food & wine trips from Madrid, Barcelona or Seville