FLAMENCO AND JAMON SERRANO AT CORRAL DE LA MORERIA: THE WAY TO SENSATIONAL SUCCESS

FLAMENCO AND JAMON SERRANO AT CORRAL DE LA MORERIA: THE WAY TO SENSATIONAL SUCCESS »

11 Jan, 2023
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Flamenco and Jamón Serrano were combined in an unbeatable setting. The reason? To promote flamenco, an extraordinary art and UNESCO's  Intangible Heritage of Humanity. Flamenco greats and students from all over Spain and abroad made the event an affair to beat other events.

GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “Is Season of Good Cheer,” 2 January 1970

GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “Is Season of Good Cheer,” 2 January 1970 »

13 Dec, 2022
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T’was the night before Christmas up here in the town and all of Terreno is drinking them down! Let´s get out of here ´fore the D.T’s attack us! Merry Christmas to all, and to all a good fight!”   

A Second Opinion: Christmas Without a Tree

A Second Opinion: Christmas Without a Tree »

19 Dec, 2021
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What are we going to do without a Christmas Tree to decorate this year? Aguantamos, we suffer it, and put our presents under a table and prepare a sumptuous Christmas dinner and go to Midnight Mass if we can. But it just won’t be the same.

BELENES: WHAT MAKES CHRISTMAS TRULY NAVIDAD!

BELENES: WHAT MAKES CHRISTMAS TRULY NAVIDAD! »

1 Dec, 2021
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In the Spain of the post-Franco era, secularism has been steadily gaining ground. One might say, at an alarming rate. Then why, despite the steady waning of Catholicism, are the belenes (Nativity scenes) still profoundly popular in Spain? Read on and find out!

WHO WOULD KIDS RATHER HAVE, SANTA OR THE MAGI?

WHO WOULD KIDS RATHER HAVE, SANTA OR THE MAGI? »

6 Jan, 2019
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Chances are that Spanish children would have both The Magi and Santa!  Think about it, two bountiful bearers of gifts instead of just one, from the East and from the West, and the Royals coming right on the jovial heels of Ho Ho Ho!

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!

YouTube TREASURES: Holiday 2015 -2016

YouTube TREASURES: Holiday 2015 -2016 »

17 Dec, 2015
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Christmas Fireplace • Rod Stewart, Pavarotti, Judy Garland and Bob Hope Christmas Shows • Christmas in Rockefeller Center, Boston and Vienna • Nutcracker Ballet . . .

STATESIDE STORIES:  Christmas Poem Amid Protests

STATESIDE STORIES: Christmas Poem Amid Protests »

22 Dec, 2014
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“He spoke not a word, just filled all the stockings. But I heard him exclaim, ere he drove out of sight, ‘Happy Christmas to all'”

STATESIDE STORIES: It’s the Shopping Season! »

6 Dec, 2014
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Some towns in the States celebrate Christmas all year ’round, selling ornaments and decorations any time. Some people never take their Christmas lights, they are so enamored of Christmastime.

ENTERTAINING: Holidays 2013-2014

ENTERTAINING: Holidays 2013-2014 »

23 Dec, 2013
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How to’s: Ferrero Rocher Copycat Recipe, Cream Strawberry Santas, Mini Christmas Trees, Chocolate Walnut Fudge, Glitter Nails, Paper Star, Lemon Candles