Chasing Butterflies: Sunshine and Freedom

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Chasing Butterflies: Sunshine and Freedom
Just a Spanish Tale... Four years ago I made a life changing move to Spain. While the experience wasn´t always easy; I have been captivated by the Spanish charm(yes, I said it, charm!) and culture. So I felt the need to share my experience.
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Website Reviews » There are 28 reviews on Chasing Butterflies: Sunshine and Freedom

22:34 PM May 05, 2014

excellent travel blog for spain sharing lots of stunning photos and stories about life in spain. highly recommended.j

Conor Walsh
22:46 PM May 05, 2014

Super blog! Full of colour, life and personal experience!! Really enjoyable read that just leaves me waiting for the next post!

22:47 PM May 05, 2014

Excellent travel blog for Spain sharing lots of stunning photos and inspirational stories about life in Spain. Highly recommended.

23:09 PM May 05, 2014

Love getting to see so many placed through your blog feels like I'm exploring too

Finbarr O'Sullivan
23:52 PM May 05, 2014

Keep up the good work!

Aileen Halka
00:11 AM May 06, 2014

Look forward to these blogs. Great stuff keep it up.

Liz O'Brien
07:26 AM May 06, 2014


Ross O'Brien
00:11 AM May 07, 2014

Really interesting blog with some stunning photos! Love it Giana. Keep it up x

11:52 AM May 07, 2014

A wonderful blog. I was in Spain this past October and, of course, fell in love with the country. I am glad I found Chasing butterflies.

18:29 PM May 07, 2014

An excellent blog with stunning photos and interesting information. Keep it up, Giana. :)

07:56 AM May 12, 2014

can't wait to see all these places in Spain. Keep up the good work!

Rona Mackenzie
09:12 AM May 12, 2014

A lovely blog,very thoughtful and interesting stuff. :-)

11:43 AM May 12, 2014

Blogs are great, and this one especially, as I live in Spain too. I love reading about people´s travels and lives but when they come with such fantastic photographs it is such a bonus and a stand out feature which makes me look forward to the next post. Love it !!

19:19 PM May 12, 2014

i love your posts, the personal way you depict places and situations, plus the photos are excellent! me wantz more! =P

10:28 AM May 13, 2014

Beautifully written, real joy to read. Makes you want to go and explore yourself the places you have visited after reading your blog, it becomes infectious :) looking forward to reading your upcoming posts :)

16:25 PM May 13, 2014

As an expat who misses Spain almost everyday, Giana's blog is like a breath of fresh air. So nice to read about her latest adventures and to continually be reminded of the beauty of this country.

Angela Bray
03:43 AM May 16, 2014

Great blog!

Opinder Kaur
10:38 AM May 19, 2014

I really could relate to Giana when reading this blog as I am also a expat living in Spain! I want more!!

19:46 PM May 29, 2014

great blog keep up the good work Giana

Shirley Abbott
20:40 PM June 02, 2014

Excellent reading your blog. Fun and informative, look forward to visiting soon.

Kevin A
09:33 AM June 03, 2014

Great photos, especially the ones from Ireland! Love the Blog , can't wait to see more.

S Duane
21:54 PM June 03, 2014

Brilliant photos all with wonderful stories, well done on the awards Giana.

John Duane
00:31 AM June 04, 2014


14:02 PM October 22, 2014

A wonderful blog with passionate stories and personal stories about spain.

22:53 PM March 15, 2015

I must get my affairs in order.....I want to move to Spain. Keep up the great blogs.

Julia Lewis
15:49 PM June 16, 2015

Wonderful blog and I love your narrative on the Weekly photo challenge. Keep it up.

15:52 PM June 22, 2015

Very interesting and colorful blog, lots of good information.

23:31 PM June 22, 2015

awesome blog, love seeing the pictures of your adventures there.... keep up the good blogging will be following along to see whats next

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