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Rome is one of the new destinations from Norwegian. Photo: Jimmy Walker. Wikimedia Commons

More flights from Norwegian

Low-cost airline Norwegian is opening new flights from Spain as well as several domestic flights this fall. The new flights are especially interesting for expats living in Spain. A total of nine new routes will…

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Explosion in Barcelona

One person died and 17 people were injured in an explosion in a building in Barcelona at 8 am this morning. The rescue crews arrived quickly at the scene and there was…


F1 pre-season tests in Spain

The Formula 1 circus 2016 kicks off today with the first four-day pre season tests at the Circuit de Catalunya in Barcelona. On the first day is there are 11 drivers…

Bruce Springsteen. Photo Wikimedia Commons.

The Boss is coming

Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band yesterday confirmed the dates for their upcoming European tour. The tour starts in Barcelona on May 14th. There will only be three concerts…

The Christmas Weather in Spain. The images are clickable.

Nice Christmas weather

Although winter officially arrives Spain on December 22nd at 5:48 pm, it does not mean it’s going to be cold and rainy. It’s actually going to be sunny and dry….


Jihadists in Spain

A number of jihadists have been arrested in Spain in recent years and a large proportion of them have Spanish nationality. A recently published study by the Real Instituto Elcano…


New flights from Ryanair

The Irish low cost airline unveiled its summer routes from Málaga for 2016 last Tuesday. There will be seven new destinations next year. By summer, Ryanair is referring to the period between April and October,…


Stowaway on flight to London

Stewards discovered a stowaway on a UK-bound flight heading from Barcelona to Gatwick. Armed police escorted the woman away from the plane as she refused to leave. The intruder had slipped past the security check in…


The Waterboys on tour

The popular British band The Waterboys is back in Spain, giving concerts on the Costa Blanca, in Barcelona and in Madrid. Their tour starts in Albacete on September 17th and ends in Valencia…


54 euros for a baby

Champions League winner FC Barcelona can hardly be described as child-friendly, or they are simply greedy. The Catalans refused a mother to enter in and watch the Super Cup against Athletic…