TORREVIEJA starts it's annual carnival next week on January 31 with a programme packed with fun for all the family.
Madrid’s Mad Cool Festival returns this summer with HUGE names including Billie Eilish, Khalid and Pixies
TAYLOR Swift and Kings of Leon are among a long line-up of artists taking to the Mad Cool Festival stage in Madrid this summer.
GUARDAMAR will pay tribute to the people that prevented a movement of sand that could have engulfed the town, over a century...
TOTAL BANKER: Billionaire handed €52.4 million fine after botched attempt at smuggling priceless Picasso painting out of Spain...
Picasso completed Head of a Young Woman in his pre-Cubist phase, with the painting snapped up by Botin in London in 1977
REVEALED: Spain’s three best-selling Christmas caganers, and no it’s not Boris Johnson or Greta Thunberg!
A typical caganer figurine these days features a celebrity hunched over to do their business
BREAKING: Spain’s Pedro Almodovar and Antonio Banderas BOTH nominated for Oscar for film Dolor y Gloria
PEDRO Almodovar and Antonio Banderas have both been nominated for an Oscar for the iconic director's film Dolor y Gloria. The film is nominated in...
LONG READ: Jack Gaioni reveals the fascinating story of Lola Montez, the fake Spanish dirty dancer who captured a...
Lola mimed the crushing of spiders that had invaded her undergarments
GIBRALTAR will be welcoming some of the top chess players in the world to an open tournament in January.
A FASCINATING exhibition on the world’s most famous sunken ship has opened in Murcia. REPLICA: A huge model...
WHILE the Reyes revelries are only just over, TWO of Mallorca’s biggest fiestas are set to keep the festive feeling going through the gloomy month of January.
Expat historian Ian Gibson lends weight to new push for search for Spain’s famous murdered poet Federico Garcia Lorca
The other two Republicans killed alongside Lorca were bullfighters Francisco Galadí and Joaquín Arcollas
Only 29% of the population support bullfighting, and three quarters of the population have not attended a fight in the past five years
British man arrested after ‘ripping’ €23.5 million Picasso painting depicting Spanish artist’s lover Dora Maar
Malaga-born Pablo Picasso created the piece, which portrays his lover Dora Maar in Nazi-occupied Paris
Oscar-winning British actor Jeremy Irons in Spain to present his new documentary about Madrid’s Prado Museum
He is presenting the documentary, Painters and Kings of the Prado
FOREIGNER: The Spanish film about a British tourist, an expat and a boat full of illegal migrants, is up...
The shocking series of events slowly unravel as Mark (played by Josh Taylor) goes out with an old friend on his speedboat into the shimmering Med
The joys of Christmas in Spain include a twist on carols and likely clear skies… but beware of the...
Every Christmas when I was young, my mother would bring out her scratched Bing Crosby record and we knew the festive season had arrived
FORMENTERA del Segura celebrated its local food and culture at the town’s 11th annual Christmas market, earlier this month.
Holidays are the perfect time for all things festive. In the last couple of years, the holiday exhibitions have become a staple in every...
Rebel Spanish priest shocks Catholic traditionalists by opening his Madrid church to the homeless this Christmas, writes Heather Galloway
He has been criticised for mingling with celebrities and giving homosexual couples his blessing
Having trouble with your Christmas decorations? Just take a look in the nearby hills, writes Gabriella Chidgey
My British roots mean that I am firmly established in the tree tradition, and the boxes we ritually unpack are full of lights, baubles, stars and angels
The US singer-songwriter is one of the first big names to be announced for Marbella's annual summer Starlite festival
The ruling comes after a decade spanning legal battle between the two dioceses, which began in 1998
Mariah Carey thanks Malaga for Christmas lights homage as mayor invites singer to visit Spain’s Costa del Sol
MARIAH Carey has voiced her appreciation for being included in Malaga's Christmas lights show. The American songstress tweeted a thank you message after being alerted...
In a new monthly column on the trials of learning Spanish, Charlie Smith makes a lasting impression on his...
By the time Spanish hit the school, I had already scraped a C in GCSE French and vowed never to learn a language again
A nude body bent over in silhouette becoming unidentifiable, a man wearing a bowler hat and a pyramid’s shadow on the sand...