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MADRID’S COCKTAIL CULTURE

MADRID’S COCKTAIL CULTURE »

16 Jul, 2024
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Chicote, the iconic watering hole where local and international celebrities have left and will continue to leave their mark, is where you´re bound to have guanranteed great gin and vodka cocktails in an unbeatable ambience.

Organic Food Iberia, What’s It About ?

Organic Food Iberia, What’s It About ? »

30 Jun, 2024
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Organic Food Iberia is for people who"care about Food, Health and the Planet," always keeping in mind that "sustainability and the environment are important to all of us." A vast array of products from four hundred forward-looking brands defined this impressive trade fair. Watch out for Organic Food Iberia's 2025 edition!

ADIOS, GOLDEN VISA OF THE MILLIONAIRES!

ADIOS, GOLDEN VISA OF THE MILLIONAIRES! »

24 Jun, 2024
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"The so-called Real Estate Golden Visa will be scrapped. This is because it has been found to exacerbate the severe housing shortage in Spain, putting a heavy strain on the real estate market, driving prices up and encouraging speculation, not to mention money laundering. Instead, the Government will focus on the promotion of affordable new home ownership, the rehabilitation of old residential properties, and the construction of high-quality social rental housing for the local population. However, no exact exact date for the termination of the Real Estate Golden Visa has been given. Moreover, other Golden Visa investments will still buy Residence Permits.

MANTON DE MANILA, THE SHAWL THAT SENT HUNDREDS OF SHIPS INTO A GLOBAL SPIN

MANTON DE MANILA, THE SHAWL THAT SENT HUNDREDS OF SHIPS INTO A GLOBAL SPIN »

18 May, 2024
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The exciting adventures of Manton de Manila. From 1565 to the present. Across the worlds most dangerous oceans. With unassailable historicity to back the amazing tale.

STATESIDE STORIES: Trump Slapped with Millions for Business Fraud

STATESIDE STORIES: Trump Slapped with Millions for Business Fraud »

25 Feb, 2024
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Former US President Donald Trump has been ordered to pay a staggering $354 million for fraudulent business practices and barred from holding certian position in the private sector. His co-defendants include his sons Donald Jr and Eric, and Allen Weisselberg. Trump Sr denies any wrongdoing. Meantime he's way ahead in the presidential polls, what with sitting President Joe Biden mired in recod-low approval ratings.

A GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “Seekers of the Sun,” 27 October 1972

A GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “Seekers of the Sun,” 27 October 1972 »

17 Feb, 2024
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"Massive foreign invasion is occurring on the sunny shores of the incredibly blue Mediterranean. Tourists barrel in by jet planes and on package tours lured by the sun, the affordable prices, and the grace and fire of  the people and their rich culture."

SPAIN IS NUMBER 1 TOURIST DESTINATION!

SPAIN IS NUMBER 1 TOURIST DESTINATION! »

7 Feb, 2024
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In 2023, Spain was visited by 85.1 million international tourists. This record smasher makes the legendary land of the Man of La Mancha the world’s top tourist destination. Moreover, Spain hold the highest score in Statista's Travel and Tourism Development Index. France, the perennial Number One, is expected to slide down to second place, attracting an estimated 79 million to 85 million foreign visitors. Sangria anyone?

A GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “Madrid’s Public Transportation–‘Best in Europe’,” 15 September 1972

A GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “Madrid’s Public Transportation–‘Best in Europe’,” 15 September 1972 »

1 Feb, 2024
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"Madrid’s system of transportation has to be the best in Europe and the most varied because Spanish society has placed a heavy burden on it. That burden is the custom of the siesta which means that, unlike Paris or London, there are four rush hours in the nation's capital instead of two."

IT’S THE WITCHING HOUR. CINDERELLA & PRINCE CHARMING, YOUR CARRIAGE WAITS!

IT’S THE WITCHING HOUR. CINDERELLA & PRINCE CHARMING, YOUR CARRIAGE WAITS! »

28 Jan, 2024
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The municipal government of Madrid has beefed up its fleet of night buses in an attempt to attract night-outers: the midnight Cinderellas and their Princes Charming as it were, as well as workers on the night shift. Fondly called “buhos” (night owls), these sustainable, eco-friendly, and cost- effective buses ply their routes from 23:30 to 6:00 AM. All aboard now!

EU SERIES: THE EUROPEAN UNION, STRAIGHT FROM THE HORSE’S MOUTH (1)

EU SERIES: THE EUROPEAN UNION, STRAIGHT FROM THE HORSE’S MOUTH (1) »

21 Jan, 2024
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EU basics: What the European Union is, its origins, its goals and values, gains and successes. Special mention: the EU as a Nobel Peace laureate. The EU and Brexit.