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In Flanders Fields

By John McCrae. Recited by Leonard Cohen. In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row, That mark our place; and in the sky The larks, still…

Award winning cheese sold in Mercadona

A cheese sold in Mercadona for 10.2 Euros per kilo has been ranked among the best in the world. The World Cheese Awards  2018 was held last weekend and in…

Train strike on Halloween

The Spanish train company Renfe has announced a strike on Wednesday, that will affect local trains and long distance trains all over the country. The strike will take place the day…

Feria de Málaga 2018

The Málaga Fair, which is the biggest street party in Andalucía lasts from 11. to 19. August 2018. The spectacular opening ceremony begins already on Friday the night before. On…

Heat wave over Spain

Aemet has published a warning of a heatwave over Spain. High temperatures are expected from 1. August to 6. August in most of mainland Spain. During the next few days…

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Ryanair crew announces strike during peak season

Ryanair cabin crew and ground crew from Spain have announced a 48 hour walkout on 25 and 26 July. Ryanair crew in Belgium, Portugal and Italy will be joining the…

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San Juan Fuengirola 2018

The Chiringuitos will again be an important part of the San Juan Celebration in Fuengirola this year. In addition there is a small fair in the El Boquetillo area starting…

Midsummer’s eve in Spain 2018

The Midsummer’s Eve celebration is something that Spaniards have in common with northern Europe, although the traditions might be slightly different. Midsummer’s Eve (St. John’s eve) is being celebrated in…

No bonfires in Torrevieja on San Juan

The Town Hall in Torrevieja announced on Wednesday that it will be forbidden to make bonfires on San Juan, 23rd of June. The decision has been made in order to…

Spanish PM ousted in no-confidence vote

Partido Popular’s Prime Minister, Mariano Rajoy, has resigned today after he lost in a no-confidence vote. Following a corruption scandal where 29 of Partido Populair’s members were recently convicted, the…