ON THE TOWN

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Flamenco Between Spain and New York: A Talk with Bailaora Sonia Olla and Cantaor Ismael Fernández

OLLA: "After leaving our country and sacrificing everything, our purpose is to give people everything that we have to fans of flamenco, both in dance as well as song. We got an artist’s visa, and here we are, between Spain and New York"

ENTERTAINING: SUMMERTIME 2016, Part 1

Pretty soon, most of us will have a little extra time to try new recipes. Try my own for No-Churn Cheesecake Ice Cream, Frozen Yogurt, Homemade Peanut Butter, and Nutella !

THE BOSTON PHILHARMONIC YOUTH ORCHESTRA IS COMING TO TOWN!

New York Times: “One of the most prestigious young American orchestras”

SPAIN-PORTUGAL CHORAL CONCERT: MUSIC TO SET THE MOOD FOR SUMMER !

STOP LOOK LISTEN!

YUMMY M&M TICKLES LONDON

Listen, folks, if you’re in London these days – not to mention if you live in the British capital - there’s a special treat for you: yummy M&M, a.k.a. Marilyn Monroe

BREXIT AND SPAIN, for Sentimental Reasons

"When Spain woke up on Friday morning and found that the UK was leaving the EU, they were so shocked you’d think it was a personal blow"

UEFA EURO 2016: CROATIA RAINED ON SPAIN’S WALK IN THE PARK

On paper it was supposed to be a walk in the park for Spain. Spain looked like the team of old that everyone feared in the opening 10 minutes against Croatia. But if you had to pick one player that would lose Spain the game, it would be Sergio Ramos. And he delivered.

AT THE SPAIN VS. TURKEY EURO 2016: INIESTA, THE MAN OF THE MATCH

Spain's win last Friday meant it became the first team ever to achieve an undefeated 14-match run in the European Finals. "Blame it" on Andrés Iniesta who, from the outset, controlled the game

UEFA EURO: STERN TESTS AWAIT CURRENT EUROPEAN CHAMPIONS IN THE NEXT FEW DAYS!

Spain will face Turkey on Friday, 17 June, and Croatia on Tuesday the 21st, both technically and physically superior to Czech Republic who lost to the Spanish team last Monday

MUGURUZA JUST MIGHT TAKE WTA INTO A NEW AGE!

"Women’s tennis needs a shake up from the Williams and Sharapova era. Muguruza is the shining light right now, and there is a fair amount of pressure on her to take the women’s game into a new age"

SPAIN WANTS ITS TAPAS DECLARED UNESCO’S INTANGIBLE CULTURAL HERITAGE

Spain thinks its irresistible tapas deserve to be protected, respected and appreciated around the world. There's no better way to do this than get UNESCO to stamp its approval on the tapas

THE FASCINATING TEN INTANGIBLE WORLD HERITAGE OF SPAIN

Spain's ten intangible cultural treasures

BRITS IN SPAIN AND THE “BREXIT” REFERENDUM

Spain is the largest recipient of British expats, next only to Australia, Here are tips on how they could vote in the approaching Brexit referendum

CATALAN CONGRESSWOMAN SEES HOPE IN FLOWER CHILDREN

Listening to Catalan congresswoman Anna Gabriel, one gets a sense of déjà vu. Isn’t what she wants to do with children today what the hippies across America and other parts of the world tried to do in communes when she herself was just a baby in Sallent de Llobregat? As the hippie van says on its rear bumper, "flashbacks happen"

CASTLES IN SPAIN

This one didn’t crumble. It just got cracked up

SPANISH POLITICS IS ALL SET FOR ANOTHER BLASTOFF

Nobody's excited about a new parliamentary election in Spain. But at this late date the countdown is ticking away into (almost) inevitable blastoff

THE UNDRESSING OF RITA MAESTRE

She and others undressed from waist up in the Catholic chapel on campus and she was fined by the court for offending religious sentiments. Only she.

DE MADRID AL CIELO

Any and everything about the fascinating capital city of Spain — and the Autonomous Community of Madrid — from its rich history through its vibrant present to what the future holds, recounted from every angle imaginable.
This category, however, goes beyond Madrid; it embraces stories of what occurred, are occurring, and will probably occur in the Spanish nation whose capital is Madrid.