Saturday, July 31, 2021

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Bilbao metro station praised for its architecture

Fosteritos Station ranked eighth in the continent for architecture

Art lovers in uproar after 40-year-old mural by world-renowned artist is painted over in Spain’s Castellon

CASTELLON city council has come under fire this week after workers painted over a huge and historic mural created by internationally renowned local artist...

Late Leonard Cohen’s 40-year love affair with Spain

After nearly four decades touring in Spain, Leonard Cohen’s love affair with his ‘second home’ ran as deep as his musical poetry, writes Chloe Glover

Experts in Spain slam damage done to Antequera Dolmens as ‘urban cruelty’

SLOPPY restoration work on a historic Spanish monument has been slammed by critics, comparing the work to "a job’s worth builder".  The renovations completed at...

Tourism Warning: Expecting fallout from anti-tourism protests

BRITISH tour operators have warned that 'tourismaphobia' will deter holidaymakers from visiting Mallorca this year. The Association of British Travel Agents (ABTA) reported a 'turning...

Spanish comedy clubs bring in ‘pay-per-laugh’ technology

Spanish comedy clubs work out an ingenious way to get around the Spanish ticket tax laws

Are you enjoying The Silver lining of your Life?

Do you remember the turbulent 60s? Do you remember when Viet Nam was two separate countries? Can you remember when absolutely no one cared...

World famous British artist brings mosiac Maggie to Alora for local exhibition

A collection of mosaic masterpieces including rock stars, politicians, and the royal family will be shown alongside local artworks at Alora’s VI Exhibition for Independent Artists.

Viva la Pepa!

It’s exactly 200 years since the Spanish Constitution was born in Cadiz. Wendy Williams looks at its significance today

Marbella expat author sees his debut novel published in the US

The debut novel from a Marbella-based author is set to be published in the US

Argentine novelist wins Spanish book prize

For the best noir novel published in Spain

British tea set recovered from 150-year-old shipwreck on show at unique Costa Blanca maritime exhibition

AN exhibition displaying British-made plates, bowls and a tea set from a steamship that sank off the Costa Blanca 150 years ago has opened...

New Raphael painting discovered in Cordoba

After years of research the painting has been confirmed as belonging to the Renaissance master

Competa’s annual artwalk starting on April 1

Art and crafts from 19 of the region’s best artists and sculptors will be displayed in venues around the picturesque village

How to Move to Spain from the UK

Starting a new chapter in any country can be an exhilarating prospect. With a high number of British expats already doing so across various...

Spain’s iconic Picasso Museum to reopen on Tuesday if Malaga moves to Phase 2

MALAGA’S Picasso Museum will reopen its doors to visitors on Tuesday May 26, it has been announced.

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 legends will jet into the Capital...

Special open days extended until Sunday at historic castle on Spain’s Costa Blanca

GUARDAMAR’S historic castle is having more open days added due to popular demand. The Castell de Guardamar and the old Real Villa will now be...

Spain’s Malaga to have second largest drive-in cinema in Europe

MALAGA will have the first permanent drive-in cinema in Andalucia, open all year round, and the second largest in Europe. Investor Tamara Istambul and Cristina...

Toys are taking over the playroom at CAC Malaga

Artist KAWS' new exhibition is a hit at the Malaga art gallery

Secret army: Remembering the Spanish Civil War 80 years later

Remembering the largely American volunteers who risked everything to fight fascism

Finding my inner cowgirl in the Tabernas desert

Wendy Williams visits the the Wild West set, where spaghetti westerns - and more recently Doctor Who - were made

INCEST map shows where sex between siblings is still legal in Europe, including Spain

AN incest map has revealed where in Europe you can still legally have sex with your siblings.  Shockingly, it is still legal in Spain, France...

EU Commission slams Spain’s ‘widespread’ use of temporary contracts in new report

Spain has one of the highest rates of temporary contracts in the EU

Film director kicked out of screening and stripped of accreditation after refusing to wear a mask at San Sebastian...

STAFF at the San Sebastian Film Festival have been forced to remove a director from his own movie’s screening after he refused to wear...

SMACK MY BASE UP: Legends opening Mallorca music festival

‘THE Godfathers of Rave’ are coming en masse to light up the Mallorcan sky next year. Widely regarded as one of Britain’s most successful electronic bands of all time, The Prodigy...

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