Friday, July 10, 2020

Puppies with poppies

Follow the example of these prime pooches and get togged up for Remembrance Day

Tango in Spain: An explosion of colour, style and sexuality

The Arcos de Buenos Aires dance troop wow in Ronda

Spanish Civil War mystery solved

The ‘man behind the barricade’ has been given a name

Spain’s naked fashion

Shoppers take advantage of Desigual’s unique January sale

Trashy hotel

A hotel made entirely out of rubbish has opened in Madrid

Lots of Lopez in Spain

Jennifer Lopez suffered a wardrobe malfunction while wearing a low cut dress in Mallorca.

Stop the drilling!

Over 100 protesters have gathered to protest against a ‘damaging’ oil and gas drilling scheme planned off the coast of Nerja and Torrox

Feeling hungry?

Spanish flag, made from traditional delicacies of chorizo and rice

Spain’s best decorated Christmas house

Three-bed house on the outskirts of Madrid has become a tourist attraction

Modern architecture meets Spanish wine

As Bodegas Protos is nominated for the Sterling Prize, Kevin Guyan looks at the relationship between modern architecture and Spanish wine

Christians and Moors do battle in Benadalid

It takes place at the end of August and coincides with celebrations in honour of the town's patron saint, San Isidro

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

Binmen strike in Jerez

A thousand tonnes of rubbish has collected in Jerez following strikes from binmen

Spanish defeat Napolean’s army

Re-creation of the 1810 battle between the Spanish and French on the bridge over the River Gaduares. Picture special by Karl Smallman

PICTURE SPECIAL: Gibraltar power station blaze

Olive Press readers share their photographs of the blaze at the Rock's main generating station

Helena Bonham Carter strips off with a fish

To help save bluefin tuna fish from extinction

A glorious moment

CAR enthusiasts were given a rare treat when Jaguar held a test drive at the Ascari race track showing off the latest models.

Did you see that go, Dad?

The annual race weekend at Ascari was a speedy wonder

Video of the ‘most dangerous path in the world’ sends adrenalin junkies flocking to Spain

A clip on YouTube of the Caminito del Rey has gone viral

Stand and deliver!

Grazalema was the setting for the annual meet of bandoleros – or bandits – from around the region

New animated film featuring Ronda will be the talk of town this Christmas

20th Century Fox’s Ferdinand, the story about a Spanish pacifist bull mistaken as a violent beast will be a real tear-jerker as it depicts Ronda’s famous Puente Nuevo bridge.

Blue skies for Blue Monday

It is officially the most depressing day of the year

Live Belén in Jimera de Líbar

One symbol of Christmas that still maintains great importance throughout Spain is the belén - a Nativity scene. Photographs by Karl Smallman

Water battle to cool off in scorching Spanish summer

The Fiesta del Agua in JimeRa de Libar has been held for more than 20 years and honours the water wealth of the town

A Spanish stairway to heaven

An exclusive Sevilla home becomes an incredible work of art

Incredible relics

Unseen Bronze Age artefacts made by the Phoenicians are on display in Cadiz
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