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Malaga dog park allegedly built on mass grave

Malaga dog park allegedly built on mass grave

Malaga council has come under fire this week, accused of having a dog park built on the site of a mass grave from the Spanish…

Renaissance in Velez-Blanco

There was a touch of Renaissance in Velez-Blanco on Saturday July 23 2016 when the stunning Almeria town reenacted the visit of Queen Isabel of…

Jet2CityBreaks announces free 22kg baggage allowance

Jet2CityBreaks has announced that, from today (July 20 2016), its market-leading 22kg baggage allowance will be offered completely free of charge to customers booking city…

Malaga couple arrested for animal abuse

Malaga couple arrested for animal abuse

Vélez-Málaga’s National Police have arrested two people. The Malaga couple arrested for animal abuse had hoarded…

New Semana Santa route for Malaga

New Semana Santa route for Malaga

Cofradias are proposing a new Semana Santa route for Malaga. The new route, as proposed…

A very happy Baloo!

A very happy Baloo!

In April 2015, we reported on a dog who needed rehoming after his owner died.…

#BigWarmHug from Tenerife

#BigWarmHug from Tenerife

The Tenerife Tourism Corporation has today announced the launch of its #bigwarmhug campaign to communicate…

Food and Drink in Spain / Easy Spanish Recipes View all

Easy Sangria recipe

Easy Sangria recipe

Last week, while adding Spanish Flirtinis, I was horrified to discover that we hadn’t got an easy Sangria recipe on the…

Spanish Flirtinis

Spanish Flirtinis

One or two visitors to our house have been exposed to treated to a lethal cocktail called a Flirtini. Always one…

Spain Buddy’s top recipes

Spain Buddy’s top recipes

To continue celebrating tomorrow’s World Tapas Day, we bring you Spain Buddy’s top recipes, based on Facebook shares.…

Rioja Braised Chorizo with Chickpeas

Rioja Braised Chorizo with Chickpeas

After the lighter bites I’ve published today, this Rioja Braised Chorizo with Chickpeas recipe offers a heartier option, although you can…

Roast Rosemary Almonds with Manchego & Pata Negro

Roast Rosemary Almonds with Manchego & Pata Negro

The taste of Spain: rosemary, almonds, Manchego cheese and Pata Negro. What’s not to love? This recipe is so fast and easy to make, and can be whipped up in…

Spanish Tortilla Bites with Rocket Salad

Spanish Tortilla Bites with Rocket Salad

This Spanish tortilla bites recipe is one inspired by my recent travels to cities around Europe. Tortilla is probably one of Spain’s most popular tapas and this recipe is a…

Cogollos al Ajillo

Cogollos al Ajillo

I have been making Cogollos al Ajillo for some time – I just didn’t know what they were called until someone mentioned them. I add extra ingredients but this is…

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Travel photography competition 2016

Travel photography competition 2016

How would you like to win €500 cash with one of your photographs? Well you can with our latest photography competition. Having run a pretty…

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Spanish summer spending habits

Spanish summer spending habits

A study by Tiendeo has examined Spanish summer spending habits and discovered that Spaniards spend €270…

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