Monday, December 16, 2019

Cordoba’s stylish new bridge

The stylish Ibn Firnas bridge is certainly giving new wings to Cordoba

Landmark Cadiz bridge nearing completion

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

Ashya King looks happy swimming

Ashya King continues his recovery from proton beam therapy at Marbella hospital

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

PICTURE SPECIAL: Beautiful supermoon pictures captured in Spain

Some of the best come from talented photographers in Andalucia

Spanish water baby

Rosanna Ogden began swimming at just 13 months old

Warning to Costa del Sol speed demons

New speed camera on the A-7

Podemos leader Pablo Iglesias immortalised taking a dump

Pablo Iglesias joins a long list of defecating figurines which includes the likes of Gareth Bale

Best of rural Spain

Tilling garlic near Ronda - a good year and 2/3 days from market...

Little Lloyd’s no learner!

DAREDEVIL Lloyd Thornton, 13, from Manilva has scooped gold in the downhill mountain bike race in a tournament in Competa. His nearest competitor came in...

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

The Arcos de Buenos Aires dance troop wow in Ronda

Binmen strike in Jerez

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

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

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

WORLD HERITAGE WONDERS: The best UNESCO sites in Spain

With the package holiday Mecca of Benidorm vying for UNESCO World Heritage status, Tom Powell checks out membership to this exclusive culture club

Dali comes to Malaga

An exibition of the surrealist artist's work is on until May 16 at the Picasso foundation

Life’s a beach at the Fitur fair

LIFE certainly looked easy for this group as they sat on a man-made beach at Spain’s famous tourist fair Fitur. While the city shivered...

Rocky mounds in Balearics threaten biodiversity along the coast

Some say the mounds have mystical qualities, channelling energy from visitors but with tourism figures reaching new heights, the problem shows no sign of abating.

Miss World loves Gibraltar

EXCLUSIVE: In an exclusive interview Miss World tells the Olive Press why returning to southern Spain under a British flag is so special

Two arrested in Almeria port raid

Tummy troubles for two men who were caught sneaking in 200 acorns of hash

Away in a manger, a sheep for a song

Couple put the perfect Christmas lawnmower up for sale

Back to school

Spanish princesses Sofia and Leonor start school

La Bella Raquel

Sorolla’s painting of famous actress expected to fetch 250,000 euros at auction

PICTURE SPECIAL: Catalan adrenaline junkies compete to build highest human towers

Thousands of 'builders' and spectators flocked to the traditional festival this weekend

Buena Vista baile

The famous Cuban music group performs at Starlite

Thousands gather for Podemos’ ‘Marcha del Cambio’ rally in Madrid

Supporters of the anti-corruption party have been congregating in the capital for today's ‘show of strength’ rally
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