Sunday, September 20, 2020

Two human skulls unearthed in ‘Stonehenge’ type dolmen discovered in Spain’s Malaga

In just one week human remains and a new, never before identified ancient structure have been discovered

New ‘Stonehenge’ type dolmen discovered in Spain’s Malaga

It is believed that this monument would have been part of a sacred space for the Neolithic communities in the area before the Menga Dolmen was built

More ancient history uncovered in medieval city on Spain’s Costa Blanca

SEVERAL ancient walls have been uncovered by workers in Orihuela’s medieval city. The find is believed to be part...

New orders for controversial Franco era villa built on historic site on Spain’s northern Costa Blanca

THE OWNERS of a Javea villa built on Roman land in the Franco era have received a second demand in two months...

Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Madrid kicks off in style in Spain despite COVID-19

Fashionistas are flocking to Madrid Fashion Week today for the 72nd edition of the show, which will run from 10-13 September.

10 of the best TV shows to watch and improve your Spanish online now

Dedicating a couple of hours to practising Spanish at the end of a long day can feel like a slog when all...

What to expect at Spain’s 68th San Sebastian Film Festival

With one of the highest number of Michelin star restaurants per square metre, San Sebastian has long been considered one of the...

Grave discoveries in historic city site excavations on Spain’s Costa Blanca

11 ANCIENT graves have been uncovered in the latest excavations at Pobla de Ifach in Calpe on the northern Costa Blanca.

New documentary based in Spain’s Lobo Park sanctuary reveals the truth about wolves

IT’S fair to say that wolves get a pretty bad rep. Two words usually accompany the species: big and bad. Whether leading...

WATCH: Spain’s Pedro Almodovar shares preview of first English film

REVERED Spanish filmmaker Pedro Almodovar has released a snippet of his first English language film The Human Voice online.

Living the dream: Author Joan Fallon on her move to Spain

ONE of the positive outcomes of the coronavirus restrictions for me is that with so much time at home, I’ve had the...

Meet the Costa del Sol’s very own Tiller Girl now retired in Spain

Like dolls in a paper chain linked arm in arm, Tiller Girls are iconic dance troupes famed for sparkling, spinning and stunning...

New festival launched in Spain’s Ibiza to attract holidaymakers this autumn

The Ibiza Onspring-Offspring Festival serves to extend the summer season and show that the White Isle has much more to offer than its famous nightclubs

TOO HOT TO HANDLE: Spain’s singer Rosalia receives criticism for explicit music video that triggered global debate

ROSALIA is the singing superstar who won the first Grammy for an all-Spanish album. Merging pop and flamenco genres, the singer has...

200 Christian burials and Roman remains unearthed in Spain’s Malaga

200 bodies have been discovered in the ongoing excavation next to the Malaga metro.

Live bands contest planned to boost “severely punished” music sector on Spain’s Costa Blanca

A free-to-enter live music competition is being staged in Alicante this September to act as a fillip for new bands that have...

Spain’s Andalucia kicks off its grape harvesting season, becoming one of the first in Europe

The harvest season in Montilla-Moriles, Cordoba, is one of the first to commence in the whole of Europe.

Art vs COVID-19: New exhibition fights impact of the pandemic

ARTISTS from Gibraltar, Austria, Spain and Argentina have put on a joint exhibition on the Rock with a Minister describing culture as giving us hope.

Remains of lost Roman city potentially discovered in Spain’s Malaga

Researchers believe the exact location of the Roman city is at a site in Cañete la Real.

Spain’s Alhambra palace celebrates 150 years as a national monument

The sultans of Granada, the rulers of the last muslim kingdom, built the palace in the 14th century

100 SPANISH ICONS: Who is Spain’s top shoe designer Manolo Blahnik?

FANS of TV show Sex and the City will remember the scene when Carrie Bradshaw got mugged in New York.

Palma de Mallorca requests €300,000 culture aid package from Spanish government, in bid to save arts following coronavirus crisis

PALMA’S Ministry of Culture has requested €300,000 in aid, in a bid to help save the arts amid the coronavirus crisis.

Red Hot Chili Peppers announced for Madrid’s Mad Cool festival as 70% of lineup revealed

THE Red Hot Chili Peppers have been announced for the rescheduled Madrid Mad Cool festival in 2021. The LA...

Multi-millionaire rocks art world with removal of Mata Mua painting from Madrid gallery as talks with Spanish Government crumble

KNOWN as ‘La Misteriosa’, she has shadily presided over an art collection worth €390 million that counts Matisse, Picasso and Rodin among...

The oldest city in Spain was built 5,200 years ago near Almeria, researchers discover

The study’s surprising conclusions have been made possible by radiocarbon dating of several human remains located inside the monumental tombs