Official UK partner to the Paradors, Pousadas, Pestana Hotels & Resorts, Les Collectionneurs (Chateaux), and European Hotels Collection. Keytours International, formerly Keytel International, your agent in the UK.

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Andalucia – more attractive in Autumn?

Andalucia, one of Spain’s largest and most popular regions, is also one of its warmest with a pleasant climate in spring and autumn (and even winter) making it ideal for visitors wishing to avoid the high temperatures of peak summer.

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Spas in Paradors

Holidays offer the opportunity to relax and rejuvenate so why not add an extra level of relaxation to you Parador trip in with a circuit

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Organising a group?

Looking for novel, exceptional accommodation for your tour or group? Concerned about excessive prices but require a high standard of service? You can’t go wrong

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Portugal’s road tolls

Portugal has a good road network composed of Motorways (AE), Main Trunk Routes (IP), Complementary Trunk Routes (IC), Main (National) Roads (EN) and Secondary (Municipal)

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El Caminito Del Rey

The Caminito del Rey is an 8 km pathway snaking through the Desfiladero de los Gaitanes Natural Park, a 700m deep gorge in Andalucia. The Caminito del

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Brexit Price Guarantee

With the details of UK’s expected withdrawal from the European Union on 31st January still not totally clarified, we understand that many travellers are taking

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If you are a frequent visitor to Paradors, you may already be an Amigos member? We can help you plan your Parador stays making the

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What is a Parador?

In 1910 wheels were set in motion to develop a state-run hotel network in Spain to accommodate travellers and holidaymakers and to improve Spain’s image

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Spotlight on Óbidos

Since 2002, the medieval town of Óbidos has celebrated its fascinating history through an annual Medieval Fair, held at weekends in July and August. It

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Spain by Train

Fancy leaving the driving gloves at home on your next tour of Spain? Spain is renowned for excellent driving experiences due to good road conditions

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A taste of Portugal

Discovering the local cuisine undoubtedly plays an enjoyable part of any trip abroad. With 17 Michelin stars being attributed to 14 restaurants across Portugal, such

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Gift Vouchers

Looking to surprise someone with a special break?  Our gift vouchers are the perfect treat, offering flexibility to allow the recipient to choose their ideal

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TAP – Air Portugal

TAP’s services are a comfortable alternative to the budget airlines and they offer competitive prices. With TAP Portugal you can check-in on your mobile, online

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Special Menus

If you are a vegetarian, coeliac, diabetic or travelling with children or babies, you will be pleased to know that Paradors have varied menus which

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Salamanca Plaza Mayor

Salamanca – 800 years

Celebrating its astounding 800 year anniversary in 2018, the University of Salamanca is an impressive Spanish educational institution, comparable to the likes of Oxbridge in

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