TAKE A GOOD LOOK AT THIS: 2:00 AM, Standard Time, on Sunday, 26 MARCH, is 3.00 AM as per Daylight Saving Time (DST). DST lasts through spring and summer.
This year's Fallas is extra especial. It's the first to be celebrated after the festivity was inscribed as Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity by the UNESCO
What do Spanish men look for in a woman? This week, I took to the streets to find out. My (extremely limited) random sampling shows the macho ibérico values fidelity !
Doña Cristina has been acquitted of fraud complicity. Cristina who? Nobody. Just the sixth in the line of succession to the Spanish throne. The first ever of Spain’s royal family to be tried in court.
Random thoughts from a Brit in the North West. Sometimes serious, sometimes not. Quite often curmudgeonly.
"You’ll find it near impossible to convince Don Juan that the bottom line of Valerntine's Day isn’t pure commercialism and that buying a bunch of roses and heart-shaped chocolates for his Lady Love isn’t succumbing to brutal capitalist propaganda"
"May safety continue to reign in the country. Such a great favor to ask from the Fates considering what’s been happening in France, Belgium, Germany and in other near and not-so-near neighbors lately"
No bees, no honey; no work, no money
Fernando Blanco's highly successful fund drives for the treatment of her daughter's rare disease have produced nearly €1 million, €600,00 of which had been funneled into luxurious consumption