ON THE TOWN

Restaurants and bars, movies, theater, dance, sports arenas, even the home… Keep abreast of what’s going on where, and how you can have the greatest fun.

The Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana’s Exciting New Gems Wow New York

Bonnie Rosenstock's piece on the art and soul of flamenco in New York. Incredibly exciting!

GOURMET’S CHOICE: KNOW YOUR GRAPES & BOOKING TABLES IN MADRID & BARCELONA

Food Lovers' Adventures

AMERICAN CLUB OF MADRID IS DOING IT AGAIN — LOTS OF GREAT EVENTS THIS JUNE!

Come and enjoy with Club members and friends!

EXPO FOOD TRUCKS FOR CELIACS & FOR FUN

Allergic to gluten? The Celiac Expo Food Trucks is opening on Tuesday 30 May. Not celiac? Well, you can still feast on the gourmet quality street food and have fun!

THE FESTIVAL DE CANNES AND THE PRESIDENT OF ITS JURY

“Grateful, honored and a bit overwhelmed”

THE BASQUE COUNTRY & THE VASCOS – 1

Ander Beristain is a native of of the Basque Country. He is one of the approximately 700,000 speakers worldwide of euskera. This summer he's doing a study of the interaction between Basque and Spanish and how speaking Basque affects how the Vascos speak Spanish

SKATEBOARD HERO RESCUES DISENCHANTED SPANIARDS

“Something so sad is turning into something so beautiful and great; it is making us love our brother, our friends and our country more.”

THE HIDDEN TREASURE OF CÓRDOBA: THE ANDALUSIAN EQUESTRIAN SHOW CUM FLAMENCO

Flamenco clubs may now be found across the globe but there are very few places that incorporate both Andalusian horses and flamenco dancers into one matchless performance.

WHAT (NORTH) AMERICAN GIRLS ARE LOOKING FOR IN SPANISH MEN

"As a follow-up to our piece on what Spanish men look for in a woman, we’ve decided to turn the tables and find out what North American women seek in a macho ibérico."

TERRORISM ! (Part 1)

While terrorism in the Middle East has spiked in recent years, there have been successes in combating terrorism elsewhere. One notable example is the ETA, the Basque separatist movement in Spain,which put down arms in 2011.

REAL MADRID THRASHES JUVENTUS IN A STUNNING 4-1 WIN AT THE UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FINAL 2017

Thanks to Real Madrid, tonight Spain has won its 17th European Cup, thereby strengthening the country’s European Cup dominance. In so doing Real Madrid has also strengthened its own position as the European Cup’s dominant force.

PEDRO ALMODOVAR, FROM COUNTER-CULTURE REVOLUTIONARY TO JURY PRESIDENT AT THE CANNES FILM FESTIVAL

The Spanish democracy no longer needs revolutionary Almodovar to prop it up. Nor does Almodovar feel the need to provide inspiration to a once needy country.The intense romance during the days of La Movida Madrileña between Almodovar and Madrid is over.

SPAIN IS A WIN-WIN DESTINATION FOR ERASMUS STUDENTS !

Spain is the top favorite of Erasmus students. And Madrid has beaten Paris, Rome and London in the Erasmus 'popularity contest'!

SPAIN & PORTUGAL, THE BOTTOM & TOP OF EUROVISION 2017

From the absolute bottom, Spain “topped” the list of 26 finalists in the 62nd Eurovision Song Contest held last 13 May. On the reverse side of the list was Portugal represented by Salvador Sobral who scored a stunning 758 points and won the Contest.

THE SPANISH GOVERNMENT’S EUPHORIA OVER “HISTORIC” DROP IN UNEMPLOYMENT

"The drop in unemployment during themonth of April 2017 is historic; is the second largest global power in tourism"

THE REAL MADRID

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.