Thursday, July 16, 2020

IV Reunión Internacional Hayabusa Club Marbella 2015

The fourth international meeting of the Hayabusa Club Marbella will see almost a hundred riders from Europe descend on southern Andalucia

Botellon v. the blackout

Cities across the world turn the lights out for Earth Hour while Spanish students welcome in the spring with a macro botellon

Spanish Civil War mystery solved

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

Floods, landslides and collapsed roads: Storms wreak havoc on Costa del Sol

Some areas saw 130 litres per square metre of water fall in just three hours

Arriate Romeria

The residents of the village near Ronda dress up to the nines

Bagpipes, kilts and Robert the Bruce…

It could only be Teba in September

WATCH: Flash floods turn Costa del Sol into red alert disaster zone

People have been forced to 'cling' to their roofs in Mijas and Cartama, according to residents, in what local police are calling the worst rains since 1989

Ferrari’s race to get in on Barcelona’s PortAventura action

New theme park to be built around car maker's brand

Could this be a Banksy in Andalucia?

Spotted by Olive Press reader and multimedia artist Jane Jewson on the road from Casares to Gaucin, two lifelike soldiers in battle dress square up to each other on the side of a ruined building

Into battle against the French

Villagers of Montejaque re-enact the 1810 battle, in which around 200 locals won a famous victory against 700 French soldiers. Photographs by Karl Smallman

Ronda Romántica 2016: In pictures

Participants from villages and towns across the Serrania de Ronda created a colourful cavalcade that was occasionally interrupted by a brief skirmishes

Gibraltar students visit European Parliament

The group toured the offices of the various political parties

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

Landmark Cadiz bridge nearing completion

The largest and heaviest part of the 3,000m long bridge has now been installed

IN PICTURES: Astonishing shots of flood rescues in Malaga

Two people have lost their lives, while 76 people have been rescued from their homes in Alhaurín de la Torre, Cártama, Álora, Marbella and Estepona alone

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

Away in a manger, a sheep for a song

Couple put the perfect Christmas lawnmower up for sale

PICTURE SPECIAL: Beautiful supermoon pictures captured in Spain

Some of the best come from talented photographers in Andalucia

Royal May Fair of Ronda 2015

Ronda's annual May Fair opens to showcase the best of agriculture, livestock and produce from across the Serrania

Getting into the Andaluz spirit

KIDS from all around the region got into the spirit of Andalucia Day. Pupils at St. Anthony’s College in Mijas wore typical Spanish dress...

British student snaps up top award for Pamplona photo

Oliver Riley, 19, was runner-up in the Calumet Student Photographer of the Year 2016 competition for his shot of the Running of the Bulls in Pamplona

Buena Vista baile

The famous Cuban music group performs at Starlite

Spain: View from above

American photographer David Maisel’s eerie images of Spain’s ravaged industrial landscape are part of a major new collection

Madrid to Marrakesh: The Sahara Challenge 2015

The Madrid to Marrakesh challenge is organised by the Endurance Rally Association

Endangered Species by Stuart Morle

DUBLIN-BASED artist Stuart Morle has been inspired by King Juan Carlos' elephant-hunting trip to Botswana, producing this portrait of the Spanish King.

The nineteenth hole in Spain

Birmingham City footballers celebrate their win over Arsenal in the Carling Cup Final in Puerto Banus
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