Category Archives: National

Thunderstorms and heavy rain

A cut-off Low at high altitudes which is coming in from the Atlantic will cause a significant change to the weather in most areas of Spain. It is expected that…

Securing the pedestrians

In the wake of the terrorist attack in Barcelona on 17. August, several cities have begun to set up physical barriers to protect residents and tourists from similar attacks. In…

airport alicante el altet

This is the spanish airport strike

Update: Closer to an agreement at the last meeting on 15. September. No strikes in September. Updated 17. September: At the meeting on Friday 15. September between the Unions, AENA and…

Terrorist killed in Catalonia

At 4.10 p.m. Catalan police tweeted that there was an incident in Subirats northwest of Barcelona. At 5.05 p.m. they tweeted that they had shot and killed a person wearing…

Three wanted terrorists killed

Update: Three of the four wanted terrorists have been killed by Catalan police. The four men were all suspected for being behind the terrorist attack in La Rambla in Barcelona…

13 killed in terrorist attack

Thursday afternoon a white van drove into the popular pedestrian street La Rambla in the center of Barcelona. The van drove 600 meters in zigzag through La Rambla in irder…

Train strike on Friday

The Spanish train company Renfe has announced a strike on Friday, that will affect local trains and long distance trains all over the country. The strike announced by the CGT…

Midsummer’s eve in Spain 2017

The Midsummer’s Eve celebration is something that Spaniards and Brits have in common, although the traditions might be slightly different. Midsummer’s Eve (St. John’s eve) is being celebrated in Spain on June…

New heat wave over Spain

Today on 20. June, Aemet has published a warning of a new heatwave over Spain. High temperatures are expected on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. During the next few days high temperatures…

Making Gambas Al Pil Pil

Super easy to make and incredibly delicious. See video here. One of the most popular Spanish dishes you can get at any tapas bar or restaurant in Spain, is Gambas…