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  • Spain 2015
    Report - Bob Dylan to play four additional shows in Spain
    Four additional Bob Dylan summer concerts in Spain have been reported and posted on numerous websites, includingABC.es and europapress.es, bringing the total of known shows in that country to six:July 4 - Barcelona, ​​Jardins de Pedralbes.July 5 -...
  • Room Report: Best Western Hotel Mayorazgo Madrid, Spain
    Room Report: Best Western Hotel Mayorazgo Madrid, Spain
    Arrival Experience: Near the Plaza de Espana and Callao metro stations, Best Western Hotel Mayorazgo could not be more centrally located. Just steps from Gran Via and the Puerta del Sol, this hotel is designed perfectly for tourists or business...
  • El Cid
    El Cid unites Muslims and Christians (1087-1099)
    Alfonso VI suffered a devastating military defeat at Muslim hands. The panicked monarch recalled his one-time champion and rival, El Cid, to defend Castile. The hero did not play his role and allowed Alfonso and his enemies fight. The fighting...
  • NH Abascal
    Room Report: NH Collection Abascal Hotel Madrid, Spain
    Arrival Experience: This historic art deco NH Collection Abascal hotel is among the many in Madrid protected by the government. As a result, when NH Hotels decided to completely overhaul it in 2014, there were numerous stipulations. Guests can see...
  • Sixth Annual Paella Challenge
    Sixth Annual Paella Challenge returns to the Pearl
    This Sunday March 15, 2015 the sixth annual Paella Challenge returns to the Pearl Brewery from 11a.m. to 4p.m. in an event that will showcase the delicious food and wine of Spain. Chef Johnny Hernandez of La Gloria will host the culinary...
  • La Sagrada Familia, Barcelona, Spain
    Visit Prescott, Arizona, airfare deals to Spain, getaway to San Clemente
    This week’s travel deals include a two-night stay in Prescott, Arizona, airfare deals to the Spanish coast and a great deal on rooms in San Clemente, California.For those who are interested in a beach getaway, the San Clemente Inn in San...
  • El Cid
    El Cid in exile
    El Cid angered his king by invading Granada. In reality, King Alphonso VI might have been looking for an excuse to rid himself of the hero. In response to the invasion, and possibly out of spite and jealousy, Alphonso VI banished and blackballed...
  • How hot is Formula One race car driver Carmen Jorda in 2015? (Photos)
    ​How hot is Formula One race car driver Carmen Jorda​ in 2015? (Photos)
    Carmen Jorda is a female Formula One race car driver​ from Spain who was just named to the Lotus F1 Team as a development driver. So race car fans can see what she looks like, I've created a slideshow of hot photos of Carmen Jorda.​As you can...
  • Amistad
    The Amistad and an old president
    The year was 1839. Our story opens at Havana Harbor in Cuba as a Spanish schooner, the Amistad, sets sail for another Cuban port with fifty-three African slaves as its cargo. During the voyage, one of the Africans known as Cinque rallied the...
  • Albert Adria
    Albert and Ferran Adria's Heart Project in Ibiza, Spain
    There has been much conjecture and anticipation about what is coming next from two of the world's most recognized and talented chefs. After closing of the three Michelin starred elBulli in 2011 there have been numerous new projects by the two...
  • Student gored in Spain: American student brutally gored in Spain's bull running
    Student gored in Spain: American student brutally gored in Spain's bull running
    An American college student studying abroad in Spain was gored in the annual Running of the Bulls – a Spanish tradition where individuals scamper for their lives down narrow city streets while being pursued by a drove of incensed toro bravo...
  • Bull gores American man: Georgia native ''badly gored" by bull in Spain
    Bull gores man: American man 'badly gored' running with bulls in Spain
    An American who participated in a “Running of the Bulls” festival in Spain was gored by a bull on Saturday. The doctor who performed surgery on the 20-year-old man said this was the biggest wound that he has ever seen on someone who...
  • El Cid statue
    El Cid and Alphonso VI
    El Cid served both Christian and Muslim rulers in Spain. Originally, he fought valiantly against the Moors. Despite the heroics, El Cid made enemies in the Christian community. In 1079, he attacked Granada without permission and defeated the...
  • Toxic cloud in Spain: Danger alert finally lifted over Catalonia
    Toxic cloud in Spain: Danger alert finally lifted over Catalonia
    A toxic orange cloud in Spain occurred following a chemical explosion at a warehouse that affected six towns close to Barcelona earlier this week. At that point, approximately 60,000 people were warned to stay indoors and keep their doors and...
  • Smallest monastery in the world shares story of its founder
    World's smallest monastery shares story of its founder
    Shunning the extravagant opulence of other religions, the monk retreated to the mountains outside of Cáceres in Spain, built a small monastery, ministered to the poor and lived a life of austerity and reflection.“Today it is the smallest...