Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Helena Bonham Carter strips off with a fish

To help save bluefin tuna fish from extinction

Snowman… Spanish style!

In the first time snow has settled in the Serrania de Ronda for nine years, some 3cm fell, blocking roads and causing some disruption

Landmark Cadiz bridge nearing completion

The largest and heaviest part of the 3,000m long bridge has now been installed

Thousands gather for Podemos’ ‘Marcha del Cambio’ rally in Madrid

Supporters of the anti-corruption party have been congregating in the capital for today's ‘show of strength’ rally

From dangerous, crumbling walkway to Andalucia’s biggest attraction: The Caminito del Rey

As the infamous Caminito del Rey prepares to reopen as a major Andalucian tourist attraction, the Olive Press set out to investigate the deadly trail

Dolce & Gabbana launch Spain inspired range

With matadors and flamenco dancers as inspiration the fashion retailers new line has a particularly Spanish flavour

A SIGN of things to come

Olive Press HQ unveils new sign

PICTURE SPECIAL: Life’s a balancing act for death-defying acrobat in Ronda

DEATH-DEFYING Eskil Ronningsbakken has been living life on the edge in Ronda recently shooting a new television series. Scroll down for photos and video... He was...

Spanish street artist making a name for himself around Europe

Known only as Pejac, his poetic art has been popping up all over European cities

Skiers have a whale of a time in Sierra Nevada

Latest installations cause a stir

Dia de los Reyes Magos 2015

Bigger than Christmas for Spanish children, Three Kings Day on January 6 is when the serious presents are given out

PICTURE SPECIAL: Competa fire ‘stabilised’ but still active

Homes were evacuated as seventeen aircraft and more than 100 firefighters battled the flames

PICTURE SPECIAL: Andalucia’s top five natural swimming pools

Try spending a relaxing day at one of these enchanted natural diving holes

Warning to Costa del Sol speed demons

New speed camera on the A-7

Lucky escape as huge rock fall blocks Ronda road

Motorists had a lucky escape as a huge rock fall blocked the A397 linking Ronda and the Costa del Sol

David Beckham of Bullfighting makes triumphant (and lucrative) return in Valencia

Jose Tomas gets paid 150,000 euros per bull (30 per cent more than any other fighter)... and even gets tossed as part of the fun

Cameraman creates surreal pictures of his cat

Jesus Segura digitally alters photographs to put his cute moggy in surreal surroundings

Bright lights of Malaga

It's worth a visit to Malaga to see the Christmas lights

Spanish royal family release Christmas card

Spain's royal family getting in the Christmas spirit for their first festive season on the throne

Ashya King looks happy swimming

Ashya King continues his recovery from proton beam therapy at Marbella hospital

Costa del Sol fire: In Pictures – UPDATED

Dramatic images taken by Olive Press readers, capturing the drama and scale of the fire which affected parts of Mijas, Marbella, Ojen and Calahonda

Podemos leader Pablo Iglesias immortalised taking a dump

Pablo Iglesias joins a long list of defecating figurines which includes the likes of Gareth Bale

VIDEO: Hamster ‘drives’ a truck in Spain

A hamster takes to the wheel to drive through a quarry in Ourense, Spain

Pastel art exhibition opening in Axarquia

Pastels International, led by British artist Heather Gail Harman, is staging an exhibition at the Alcaucin Arts Centre

Chimney fire guts Andalucia’s most exclusive hotel

Firemen used snow cannons in desperate attempt to put out fire at The Lodge Hotel in the Sierra Nevada skiing resort

Has Banksy been monkeying in Gibraltar?

Could this image of a monkey be a real Banksy?


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