Wednesday, 13 December, 2017

Tag: siesta

The government is considering replacing the ‘Nazi time zone’ it currently operates in with Greenwich Mean Time

A daily nap could raise blood pressure by up to a fifth

In a move to bring Spain inline with Europe, Rajoy has announced plans to cut the working day by two hours

The study examined 500 patients with high blood pressure aged between 35 and 55

Tradition is enforced as Ador mayor mandates three hour siesta

Jim Yardley, writer for the New York Times, asks whether it's time the country turned back the clock, and started marching to the European beat

The siesta may be a thing of the past as stores open 25% more hours each week

One of the hardest things for ex-pats or travellers to get used to is the Spanish schedule. So set your watches to slow, here’s how it all works...

Our North American friend has difficulty adjusting to the Spanish after dinner rest period

Caitlyn discovers the delights of the Spanish holiday weekend

An unemployed security guard has slept his way to victory in Spain’s first siesta championship

They are taken in Taiwan, Serbia, Slovenia, and Bangladesh, and, according to NASA, invigorate the body and soul. The word comes from the Latin for ‘sixth hour,’ and is intended to occur roughly six hours after one wakes up... But why is the siesta culture dying out in Spain? Sara Wallace finds out

UK high street coming under attack from Spanish brands... with one even selling English tea!

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