Category Archives: National

Vuelta a España starts today

Vuelta a Espana – Spain Around – which is one of the largest bike races in the world starts on August 20th and finishes on September 11th. This year’s race consists of…

Spain’s best beers

A lot of beer is being brewed in Spain. Here is a presentation of the best varieties that are available in regular grocery stores in Spain. There is no doubt that…

Illegal properties demolished

This could be the beginning of the end for many homes that are illegally built. 214 homes that have been built in a natural reserve in the Cantabria region in northern Spain…

Faster check-in at airports

Several airlines are now demanding that measures must be implemented to make it faster to check in at the airports and that the baggage is being handled faster. Spain is one of only four…

That’s why we love Spain

There are many reasons why Spain is our favorite travel destination. Here are 12 reasons. Spain has experienced a large increase in the number of visitors this year, with a twelve…

Spain’s property market

The housing market in Spain continues to progress slowly and smoothly. In June there were nearly 40,000 real estate transactions in Spain. Eight years after Spain’s property market crashed, the sales continues…

Properties on sale

One of Spain’s largest banks, Bankia, has released 5,900 properties with up to 40% discount. The campaign goes under the name “Días Locos” – Crazy Days and lasts until September 30th….

Heat Wave in Spain

An intense heat wave with warnings for dangerously high temperatures has been issued for much of the Iberian Peninsula. Extreme heat with temperatures above 40 degrees are excpected in many places, especially…

Gibraltar could become Scottish

Scotland and Gibraltar are discussing the possibility of coming up with a plan to stay in the EU after UK’s Brexit. Spain is now licking their lips at the thought of Gibraltar becoming…

The Spanish election

Sunday’s election resulted in a victory for the conservative party Partido Popular, but the victory was not sufficient to break the unclear political situation. Partido Popular made great advance and got…