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Pyromaniac firefighter used petrol to start a forest blaze in Spain’s Cantabria region

A volunteer firefighter has been jailed for three and half years for starting a forest fire in Cantabria in 2019. Luis Trueba was also fined...

Warnings of SIX METRE waves as Andalucia, Mallorca and northern Spain placed on orange and yellow weather alerts

SEVERAL regions across north and eastern Spain have been placed on alert for strong winds and rough seas.  It comes as Storm Amelie has been...

Expert says southern Spain and Balearics at ‘great risk’ of tsunamis but authorities ‘are not prepared’

Southern Spain and the eastern Mediterranean (the Balearics), have frequent seismic activity which make them prone to suffer tsunamis

IN PICS: Spain’s five major landscapes and how their gardens grow

SPAIN is a rainbow nation of biodiversity offering Med sunshine and snow, desert and rain belt, lush river valleys and soaring mountain peaks all...

PANE-FUL TO WATCH: Photos of ‘crazy’ woman cleaning windows in Spain go viral

The shocking images show the resident climbing out and around the windows of her apartment

Ireland’s first EVER direct ferry to Spain sets sail this week

The first trip will depart on Sunday May 6, which will mark the first link between the two countries

17-year-old girl died in bungee jump after mistaking Spanish instructor’s ‘no jump’ for ‘now jump’

The instructor was allegedly supposed to use the phrase 'don't jump' as a matter of protocol

Spain shatters forecasts for Easter tourism figures

The strong results were not exclusive to the usual coastal hotspots as cities and rural enclaves also saw a soar in visitors

Half term comes to Spain with region introducing British-style school calendar

Will Spain's other autonomous communities follow suit?

No payout for Spanish car owner who bought faulty Volkswagen

The claimant is now taking the decision to EU court

Secret Spanish getaways

There is more to Spain than visiting cathedrals in Barcelona, going to Plaza Mayor in Madrid, enjoying Las Fallas in Valencia, or lying on Empuriabrava beach at the Costa Brava

British actors Rob Brydon and Steve Coogan to film The Trip in Spain

For the third course of their TV comedy The Trip they are set to visit Andalucia

Battle erupts over ‘elitist’ UNESCO World Heritage cave art plans

Access to Palaeolithic paintings in Cantabria to be auctioned off to highest bidder

Cattle farming row to blame for 120 forest fires in northern Spain

Officials suspect underhand tactics from farmers are to blame for fires

UPDATE: Dutch teenager dies bungee jumping in Cantabria because of language barrier

Only three weeks after Kleyo de Abreu's death in Granada, another woman dies in a bungee jumping accident

Spanish group joins expat associations’ fight to change property law

AMA has joined forces with SOHA and AUAN in their plea to the Spanish Senate

Politicians strip off in campaigns to seem more ‘transparent’

The trailblazer in this bizarre stunt was no less than Ciudadanos’ leader Albert Rivera

Tastebud tour around Spain: Who eats what, where?

Take your tastebuds on a virtual gastro tour as Iona Napier whets your appetite with a regional rundown of famous foodie favourites

Spanish pensioners first to re-enter Altamira caves

Cantabria caves briefly re-open after eleven years

Giant squid found on the beach

30 ft monster has been sent to the museum of Cantabria

Debate on age of recently discovered Spanish cave art

The verdict is out on whether recently discovered cave paintings in Nerja predate those found in Cantabria and Asturias

The geography and politics of Spain

Whilst the history of Spain is long and complicated, the geography and political set-up are fairly straightforward. Paul Whitelock takes a look.

A breath of death air in Spain

Prehistoric caves reopen despite "immeasurable" risks





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