Tuesday List

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We’re keen for these things today:

1. Northern Spain. Ben West’s piece in this past weekend’s FT on real estate from La Coruña to San Sebastian has us thinking about Galicia, Cantabria, Asturias, and the Basque region—as travelers always in search of good value, mind you, not as prospective property owners.

2. Clickair‘s Malta-Barcelona route, which makes the low-cost dream of hopping across the Med one segment closer to reality.

3. Baden-Würtemberg’s new “wellness” site, which covers spas, mineral baths, and general “wellness” facilities. The site is unfortunately only in German, but is easily navigated. Contact information for a huge range of facilities is easy to access.

4. Gridskipper’s guide to Almaty.

5. Air Berlin’s new uniforms, designed by Jette Joop and set for June release. And you thought skinny belts were about to disappear…

About the author

Alex Robertson Textor

About the author: Alex Robertson Textor is a London-based travel writer and editor. He has written for Rough Guides, the New York Times, and Public Books, among other publications; he also guided the tablet magazine Travel by Handstand to two SATW Foundation Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism awards. With Pam Mandel, he writes copy and generates ideas as White Shoe Travel Content. He is on Twitter as @textorian and maintains his own blog, www.textorian.com.

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