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WEST SAHARANS DEMONSTRATE AGAINST MOROCCO IN SPAIN

WEST SAHARANS DEMONSTRATE AGAINST MOROCCO IN SPAIN »

31 Jul, 2017
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“We are demonstrating  against a farcical trial and against the conspirational  silence  of the international community, a community that demands respect for human rights in other parts of the world [read that as Venezuela] but forgets all about Western Sahara.”

WHAT’S SO STEREOTYPICAL ABOUT SPAIN, HUH?

WHAT’S SO STEREOTYPICAL ABOUT SPAIN, HUH? »

29 Jul, 2017
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Contrary to most of the stereotypes linked with Spain, most countries see the Spaniards as tolerant, reliable, democratic, pacifist, honest, strong, humanitarian and hard-working!

SALVADOR DALI: THE PATERNITY OF A FAMOUS DUD

SALVADOR DALI: THE PATERNITY OF A FAMOUS DUD »

26 Jul, 2017
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The pretender to the awesome Dalí name dismisses rumors about the surrealist painter's incapacity to father a child as fake news

GARBIÑE MUGURUZA, 2017 QUEEN OF GRASS AND SPEED

GARBIÑE MUGURUZA, 2017 QUEEN OF GRASS AND SPEED »

16 Jul, 2017
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When the formidable Serena Williams defeated Muguruza in the 2015 Wimbledon final. she told the teary young Spanish player: “Don’t be sad. You’ll be holding this Venus Rosewater trophy very, very soon, believe me.” Two years later the prophesy came true at the expense of Serena's sister Venus.

THE BASQUE COUNTRY & THE VASCOS – 2 (The “New Speakers”)

THE BASQUE COUNTRY & THE VASCOS – 2 (The “New Speakers”) »

15 Jul, 2017
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"In the last decades, the strong revitalization efforts of Basque on the Spanish side of the Basque Country has led to a big new population of Basque speakers called ‘new speakers’"

A GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “Pamplona: If it’s Crowded, Blame Ernesto”

A GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “Pamplona: If it’s Crowded, Blame Ernesto” »

8 Jul, 2017
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"Perhaps the whole experience must be lived to be fully understood and appreciated, not just the ‘encierros’ but the spirit and philosophy and ‘joie de vivre’ of this peaceful little town that wakes up on July 7 and does not go back into a peaceful slumber again until July 15"

SPAIN, THE GLOBAL LEADER IN BLUE FLAG BEACHES: We are the Champions!

SPAIN, THE GLOBAL LEADER IN BLUE FLAG BEACHES: We are the Champions! »

1 Jul, 2017
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This summer, one in every six Blue Flags in the world will be standing in Spain and one in every five Spanish beaches will have a Blue Flag.

WE MAY NOT BE “TOP-TEN” BUT WE’VE GOT THE MAGIC NUMBER

WE MAY NOT BE “TOP-TEN” BUT WE’VE GOT THE MAGIC NUMBER »

1 Jul, 2017
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We're Nª 13! We're the 13th most reputable country in the world. We're Spain!

Alcalá de Henares: The Birthplace of the Legendary Miguel de Cervantes

Alcalá de Henares: The Birthplace of the Legendary Miguel de Cervantes »

30 Jun, 2017
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"Seeing Cervantes’ birthplace reminds us of the fact that the most renowned 'writers' were real people with real lives and real histories"

THE BASQUE COUNTRY  & THE VASCOS – 1

THE BASQUE COUNTRY & THE VASCOS – 1 »

19 Jun, 2017
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Ander Beristain is a native of of the Basque Country. He is one of the approximately 700,000 speakers worldwide of euskera. This summer he's doing a study of the interaction between Basque and Spanish and how speaking Basque affects how the Vascos speak Spanish