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Mercadona opening in Mógan

Mercadona opening in Mógan

News to make shoppers in Gran Canaria happy this week, with Mercadona opening in Mógan. The council has finally given Mercadona a permit to build…

Vera Christmas Bazaar to help children with cancer

Espanglish are holding a Vera Christmas Bazaar to help children with cancer. The event will be held on December 16 2016 from 7pm.…

Sweet treats for Christmas in Huercal-Overa

Got a sweet tooth? Then you’re in luck with sweet treats for Christmas in Huercal-Overa, Almería with a new initiative that let’s you taste typical…

New cinema in Albox

Missing your movies? Well for Almería folk there is good news with the opening of a new cinema in Albox, Almería. The films are to…

Pigeons on contraception in Barcelona

Officials are investigating the option of placing pigeons on contraception in Barcelona in a bid to reduce the 85k strong flying population by means other…

Goodbye Barcelona!

Goodbye Barcelona!

No, we’re not talking Catalan independence here in saying goodbye to Barcelona… we’re talking climate…

Children and Adolescent Protection Day

Children and Adolescent Protection Day

The first Adeje Children and Adolescent Protection Day will take place on November 30 2016…

Carol Concert in Mojacar 2016

Carol Concert in Mojacar 2016

The Dames in Spain are hosting a Christmas carol concert in Mojácar on December 5…

Christmas lights in Malaga city 2016

Christmas lights in Malaga city 2016

From November 24 2016, the Christmas lights in Málaga city will be displayed with a…

Close Shave Benefits F.A.C.E.

Close Shave Benefits F.A.C.E.

At Bar Pablos in Arboleas there was a special charity event held on the 17th…

Children’s Day in Huércal-Overa

Children’s Day in Huércal-Overa

It will be a little different at the town hall this November as Universal Children’s…

Food and Drink in Spain / Easy Spanish Recipes View all

Pipirrana de Jaén recipe

Pipirrana de Jaén recipe

I have been eating pipirrana de Jaén for almost as long as I’ve been living in Spain, but never knew it…

Sherry prawns recipe

Sherry prawns recipe

I’m not a fan of sherry as a drink but I love it in cooking. This sherry prawns recipe is so…

White bean and cheese dip

White bean and cheese dip

During the summer, we struggle with large meals so this white bean and cheese dip is perfect for grazing with. Dollop…

Fennel and orange salad

Fennel and orange salad

If there’s one thing that goes perfectly with a beautifully pan fried fish fillet, it’s fennel and orange salad. It is…

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 site. Let’s amend that right now!…

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 to play with ingredients, here are my Spanish Flirtinis.…

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.…

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Charles Goerens MEP talks to Spain Buddy about EU Associate Citizenship

Charles Goerens MEP talks to Spain Buddy about EU Associate Citizenship

If you read the Daily Mail, the Daily Express or other similar rags you may well have been misled thinking that Europe hates us. It’s…

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Travel photography competition 2016

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Ikea pop up shops

Ikea pop up shops

Ikea pop up shops will soon appear in Madrid and Barcelona. The Madrid store will be…

Gladrags leads the way

Product review: The i-stay bag strap

Spanish summer spending habits

Gladrags 10th Birthday