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Is there some way we can purchase Spanish pillows? We found them to be preferable to the pillows we have here in the US. Thanks.


John C. Alessio

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1. Re: pillows

Do you mean purchase them outside of Spain?

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2. Re: pillows

Not all 'Spanish pillows' are the same!

What is it about the pillows is it that you like and how exactly do they differ from those in the US?

Strictly speaking this post is really off topic as it is not travel related - but we are a friendly bunch here and happy to assist!

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You can go to the El Corte Ingles Home Store and find pillows there. There is a very wide variety of pillows. Ask them for a box so that you can ship it at the post office.

In Malaga we have a post office at our El Corte Ingles store.

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Hi there John,

Try Ikea, they have the biggest selection of pillows - i went in search of new ones as i only like a specific type (nearly €100 each) but they are worth it if you have a lovely nights sleep :)

They also have them out on display so you can poke, prod, squeeze and even rest your head on them to try them out!!

There must have been over 40 different pillows there - long one's short one's fat one's thin one's squidgy one's hard one's - a bit like a sausage factory i guess,.

Anyway, yes, so give it a try, however they do take up a fair bit of room in your luggage :(

Good luck and let us know how you got on :)


Edited: 18 January 2013, 19:53
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5. Re: pillows

So what's special about Spanish pillows? I've slept in a few hotels, hostals, hostels, casas rurales and apartments in Spain and never noticed anything special about them.

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Tend to be long and narrow? I guess that's what I have noticed, but it depends where you sleep...as you can tell there are many options.

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