Jaap Scholten (The Netherlands) lives in sunny and monumental Toledo (Spain). With a healthy addiction to travelling, nature, adventure, good food and Russian monasteries, Jaap started in the nineties as a travel guide and writer. He wrote several guides in the Dutch Odyssee series about Spain, Portugal and Italy, and had over thirty publications in travel magazines.
The Ribeira Sacra is an area around the canyons of two rivers in the Spanish region Galicia: the Miño and the Sil. The Romans planted around 2000 years ago the first vineyards on the steep river banks, and that was the start of rich wine tradition that lasts until today. It also was the start […]