COME TO THE INTERNATIONAL CHRISTMAS FAIR OF CULTURES IN MATADERO, MADRID!

COME TO THE INTERNATIONAL CHRISTMAS FAIR OF CULTURES IN MATADERO, MADRID! »

17 Dec, 2018
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More than 70 Christmas stands of embassies and international  institutions!

GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “HOW TO GET RICH:  TRY SPAIN’S NATIONAL LOTTERY,” 15 November 1963

GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “HOW TO GET RICH: TRY SPAIN’S NATIONAL LOTTERY,” 15 November 1963 »

17 Dec, 2018
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The irrepressible tendency of citizens to risk a bit of their hard earned cash in the hope of gaining a sizeable piece of real estate in the Milky Way has been turned to good advantage. In the form of National Lotteries it provides the only form of taxation where the tax payers queue up to contribute their share of the National Expenditure and get quite a thrill out of doing so.

MADRID IS ONE OF THE BEST VALUED CITIES IN THE WORLD!

MADRID IS ONE OF THE BEST VALUED CITIES IN THE WORLD! »

17 Dec, 2018
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Teatro Kapital: one of the most popular discos in the city. The seven floors of the “Teatro” not only house discos

HIDDEN CUISINES OF MADRID, A THREE-PART SERIES: (3) LA NEGRA TOMASA

HIDDEN CUISINES OF MADRID, A THREE-PART SERIES: (3) LA NEGRA TOMASA »

17 Dec, 2018
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This year La Negra Tomasa celebrated their 20th anniversary, and it’s not hard to see why they have stayed in business for so long. With live music and mojitos flowing every night, La Negra Tomasa is the place to be for a fun and delicious night out in Madrid.

A GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “CHRISTMAS CUSTOMS HERE,” 19 December 1986

A GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “CHRISTMAS CUSTOMS HERE,” 19 December 1986 »

9 Dec, 2018
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Thirty-two years ago, this lovely article was published in Guidepost. Age hasn't dimmed its vividness. And Spain at Christmas, as the writer described it, still is very much the same despite Santa Claus, the Christmas trees and the Christmas lights which, on the other hand, are welcome imports. FELIZ NAVIDAD everyone!

HIDDEN CUISINES OF MADRID, a Three-Part Series: (2) Khachapuri

HIDDEN CUISINES OF MADRID, a Three-Part Series: (2) Khachapuri »

8 Dec, 2018
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Hospitality is one of the defining ingredients of Georgian culture, and is most vividly expressed at the dinner table. The Georgian tradition of the supra, or feast, is one of familial bonding fielded by the consumption of large quantities of rich breads and cheeses. AND wine. For Georgia has been home to grapevine cultivation for over 8000 years and boasts the oldest living evidence of wine production in the world.

STATESIDE STORIES: The Legend of Mistletoe, Christmas Kisses!

STATESIDE STORIES: The Legend of Mistletoe, Christmas Kisses! »

8 Dec, 2018
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Tradition dictates that a man is allowed to kiss any woman standing underneath the mistletoe, with bad luck for her all year round if she refused. But there's a very unromantic side to the little bugger: it is parasitic! It feeds on the host plant and stunts it growth.

ENTERTAINMENT IN NEW YORK EN ESPAÑOL

ENTERTAINMENT IN NEW YORK EN ESPAÑOL »

4 Dec, 2018
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The 2017 - 2018 season of Spanish language entertainment in New York was superb. Read on!

AMERICAN CLUB OF MADRID: CHRISTMAS COPA, TOYS FOR TOTS & LOTS OF FUN!

AMERICAN CLUB OF MADRID: CHRISTMAS COPA, TOYS FOR TOTS & LOTS OF FUN! »

4 Dec, 2018
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It's lots of fun in the spirit of Christmas. You simply can't give it a miss!

AFTER WINNING THE KARATE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP SPAIN IS NOW EYEING OLYMPIC GOLD MEDAL VIA SANDRA SANCHEZ

AFTER WINNING THE KARATE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP SPAIN IS NOW EYEING OLYMPIC GOLD MEDAL VIA SANDRA SANCHEZ »

2 Dec, 2018
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What’s making Spain so excited is the vision of an Olympic gold medal less than two years from now. Spain thinks Sandra Sanchez’s winning the Karate World Championship this year will make Spain’s winning the Olympi gold that much surer, what with morale running high and the skill that the Spanish karateka keeps on piling up over time