Tag Archives: madrid

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…

Primark opens in Madrid

Thursday morning Primark opened its biggest store in Spain in a landmark building in Gran Via in the heart of Madrid. The new store was officially opened by Ireland’s ambassador to Spain…

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Assassins arrested in La Cala de Mijas

On Saturday Policia Nacional detained 7 people including 2 minors for having planned the murder of 3 people in Marbella. Those arrested belonged to a criminal gang which had its operations…

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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…

Affordable beer in Málaga

Malaga is the fourth top spot among the world’s cheapest places to grab a beer, with an average price of 1.53 Euro. Everything according to the report “Beer Price Index”…

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Fernado Torres is coming home

The Spanish striker Fernando Torres returns to Atletico Madrid, where he once played and became one of the team’s stars. Fernado Torres has played in England since the 2007/2008 season,…

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New flights to Spain

The Low-cost carrier Norwegian Air Shuttle is expanding and launches several new flights from Spain next year. Among the new flights are direct flights from Birmingham to Madrid, Barcelona and…

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New train line China – Spain

The world’s longest railway line is no longer the Trans-Siberian railway. Now China’s new connection with Spain is the longest in the world. The line that runs between the Chinese coastal…

Feriarte opens its doors in Madrid

For the thirty eighth time Feriarte, Feria de Arte y Antigüedades, is opened in Madrid. A veritable playground for art – and antique lovers from all over the world where gallery…

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Museum News from Madrid

World news from Spain.  The Thyssen museum in Madrid, Museo Thyssen-Bornemisz, will be the first in the world to create an opportunity for tourist guides and other professionals in the…