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Bodega Stratvs is reopening

Bodega Stratvs is reopening

This vineyard has been closed by since December 2013 but now Bodega Stratvs is reopening its doors in the next couple of weeks after a…

158 dogs rescued from puppy mill

The Guardia Civil have rescued 158 dogs from an illegal dog breeding facility, or puppy mill, close to Madrid. All have been rehomed with 85…

Adeje firefighters launch 2017 calendar

The volunteer Adeje firefighters have published a 2017 calendar with funds raised going to the Asociación San Juan, which cares for special needs children and…

Christmas in Adeje – 2016

Christmas in Adeje, Tenerife, is almost upon us, and with it comes a month full of fun family activities inluding culture, sport, nativity scenes, the…

Hotels exceed Valencian recycling standards

Hotels in the Valencian commuity are ahead of legislation, already recycling almost 500 tonnes of light packaging and cardboard in just 6 months.…

Brits visiting Tenerife to exceed 2 million for first time

Brits visiting Tenerife to exceed 2 million for first time

The number of Brits visiting Tenerife is set to exceed 2 million in 2016 for…

Mercadona opening in Mógan

Mercadona opening in Mógan

News to make shoppers in Gran Canaria happy this week, with Mercadona opening in Mógan.…

Vera Christmas Bazaar to help children with cancer

Vera Christmas Bazaar to help children with cancer

Espanglish are holding a Vera Christmas Bazaar to help children with cancer. The event will…

Sweet treats for Christmas in Huercal-Overa

Sweet treats for Christmas in Huercal-Overa

Got a sweet tooth? Then you’re in luck with sweet treats for Christmas in Huercal-Overa,…

New cinema in Albox

New cinema in Albox

Missing your movies? Well for Almería folk there is good news with the opening of…

Pigeons on contraception in Barcelona

Pigeons on contraception in Barcelona

Officials are investigating the option of placing pigeons on contraception in Barcelona in a bid…

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Bodega Stratvs is reopening

Bodega Stratvs is reopening

This vineyard has been closed by since December 2013 but now Bodega Stratvs is reopening its doors in the next couple…

Roscón Reyes recipe (Three Kings cake)

Roscón Reyes recipe (Three Kings cake)

Yesterday, we posted about the Reyes Magos. In response, a number of you asked for our Roscón Reyes recipe – so…

Beat the winter blues with hearty Spanish cooking

Beat the winter blues with hearty Spanish cooking

Have you got a case of the winter blues? How about organising a tapas evening to bring a bit of Spanish…

The Spain Buddy Recipes book

The Spain Buddy Recipes book

The Spain Buddy Recipes book is now available for purchase at just €4.99. The book contains 125 recipes and full colour…

Madrid restaurant launches Brexit menu

Madrid restaurant launches Brexit menu

A Madrid restaurant has launched a Brexit menu, composed of products from nine member states of the European Union. It is a “tongue in cheek” idea to show British customers…

Ruta del vino Cigales

Ruta del vino Cigales

Water is the driving force in the Ruta del Vino Cigales because the Canal de Castilla is one of the main attractions and creators of the route.…

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 had a name. It has various regional versions, but…

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And the winner of the Spain Buddy 2016 travel photography competition is….

And the winner of the Spain Buddy 2016 travel photography competition is….

Congratulations to Li Na Ngan, the winner of the Spain Buddy 2016 travel photography competition with this image of the Northern Lights taken in Fairbanks,…

What Spanish monsters lurk under your bed?

‘Love locks’, are you a vandal?

Travel photography competition 2016 – The finalists

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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