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A GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “HOLY WEEK PRELUDE”, 23 April 1976

A GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “HOLY WEEK PRELUDE”, 23 April 1976 »

16 Mar, 2016
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"In Spain, the Semana Santa without the religious processions would not be Semana Santa. But there's more to the Holy Week than these corteges of lifelike images of the crucified Jesus and Our Lady of Sorrows, his sorrowful mother. For the inveterate music lover concert programming need not be interrupted just because it is Holy Week"

TO KNOW CERVANTES IS TO KNOW SPAIN

TO KNOW CERVANTES IS TO KNOW SPAIN »

14 Mar, 2016
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Cervantes, the world's greatest novelist in the Spanish language, contributed significantly to the building of the Spanish nation, considering that language is a crucial element of a nation. The Spanish language is la lengua de Cervantes

FIRST FOOD ON WHEELS CHAMPIONSHIP

FIRST FOOD ON WHEELS CHAMPIONSHIP »

11 Mar, 2016
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At last, a Food Truck Championship for Spain!

WHAT EVER HAPPENED TO THE SPANISH SIESTA?

WHAT EVER HAPPENED TO THE SPANISH SIESTA? »

6 Mar, 2016
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The siesta, like the fiesta, is too deeply embedded in the Spanish psyche. But how about the hectic lifestyle that the Spaniards have had to embrace, reluctantly, these recent yeas and which leaves very little rooml for the midday nap?

AN INVITATION FROM THE AMERICAN CLUB OF MADRID TO THEIR MARCH EVENTS

AN INVITATION FROM THE AMERICAN CLUB OF MADRID TO THEIR MARCH EVENTS »

29 Feb, 2016
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If it's fun, profitable and and propitious events,, it must be the American Club's!

THE FIRST EUROPEAN “UNIVERSITY” & ONE OF THE WORLD’S OLDEST UNIVERSITIES IN CONTINUOUS OPERATION IS SPANISH

THE FIRST EUROPEAN “UNIVERSITY” & ONE OF THE WORLD’S OLDEST UNIVERSITIES IN CONTINUOUS OPERATION IS SPANISH »

25 Feb, 2016
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Spain was one of the pioneers of university learning in the world

BARCELONA IS CAPITAL OF MOBILE WORLD

BARCELONA IS CAPITAL OF MOBILE WORLD »

23 Feb, 2016
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The ongoing Mobile World Congress is the world’s largest event for the mobile telecommunications sector. Barcelona is the capital of Mobile World

A GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “Avoiding the People Plague in Palma, ” 17 February 1977

A GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “Avoiding the People Plague in Palma, ” 17 February 1977 »

18 Feb, 2016
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Mallorca in the winter of 1977: "I found Mallorca surprisingly enchanting. I expected it to be very modern and somewhat overrun by tourism. But to my surprise, it was peaceful, very hilly, and filled with interesting little surprises"

FARO DE MONCLOA: AWESOME EARTHBOUND VIEWS FROM HEAVEN

FARO DE MONCLOA: AWESOME EARTHBOUND VIEWS FROM HEAVEN »

15 Feb, 2016
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"Up there on the Faro, with panels that provide the visitors all the info they’ll need to know about the city that unfolds before their very eyes, Madrid shares with its visitors its treasured monuments"

SPAIN POLITICS: NEVER DULL MOMENT IN AND OUT OF THE HEN HOUSE

SPAIN POLITICS: NEVER DULL MOMENT IN AND OUT OF THE HEN HOUSE »

11 Feb, 2016
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In their first session in the Congreso de los Diputados they made straight for the front row, complete with a baby in the arms of their co-founder. The next session they were sent to the hen house in the back of the chamber.