Andalusia

Why are some city names translated into other languages and some not? For example, in English Roma becomes Rome, Milano - Milan, Firenze - Florence but Genoa remains Genoa, Bologna - Bologna, etc. Similarly Munchen becomes Munich, Koln - Cologne, Sevilla - Seville but Hamburg, Berlin and Madrid remain the same. | Notes and Queries | guardian.co.uk

<b>Categories</b><p><b>Why are some city names translated into other languages and some not? For example, in English Roma becomes Rome, Milano - Milan, Firenze - Florence but Genoa remains Genoa, Bologna - Bologna, etc. Similarly Munchen becomes Munich, Koln - Cologne, Sevilla - Seville but Hamburg, Berlin and</b> …

Genoa

Sevilla wraps up preparations for Europa League clash with Standard Liege

Seville, Sep 19 (IANS) Sevilla held a final training session on Wednesday on the eve of their UEFA Europa League group stage home opener against …

Europa League

Spain: Meet the 18 contestants who will face the first gala of Operación Triunfo 2018 tonight

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Eurovision Song Contest

Malaise Era Press Photo: Mercury Monarch Model or Mannequin?

We’re here to answer all of the <i>big</i> questions here at Hooniverse. And here’s a big one: Is the model that is, uh, “perched” on a 1980 (I think) …

Mannequins

Will Students Drown in a Charter School's Ocean of Debt?

The LAUSD should ensure that they understand the financial condition of charters before approving them to operate within the District.<p>- Parent of …

School Administration

Vans BMX Pro Cup 2018 Malaga Course Preview with Tyler Fernengel

The final stop of the 2018 Vans BMX Pro Cup is going down in Malaga, Spain at the Ruben park this weekend and it’s bound to be an absolute BANGER of …

Extreme Sports

Cádiz cruise port guide

Why go?<p>Andalucia’s underrated wonder, Cádiz, was as important as Seville in Spain’s maritime history. While technically on the Atlantic coast, Cádiz is a historic gateway to the Mediterranean and is often included on cruises in the inland sea as well as those heading for Lisbon and northern …

Northern Europe

5-14 Day Spain Itinerary: A Guide For Planning Your Perfect Spain Trip

Plan Your Perfect Spain Itinerary with These Detailed Templates! Want to explore Spain but confused about the perfect itinerary? You are not alone! …

Seville

Unemployment main driver for Spaniards moving to Ireland, says recent arrival

‘Once people settle down here they call their friends and say “this isn’t bad, you can find a job here” ’<p>10 minutes ago Updated: 9 minutes ago<p>When …

Ireland

5 luxury road trips to enjoy in Spain

Despite the sole use of the words “road trip” playing against the word luxury, there is a certainty that this connotation will diminish after viewing …

Road Trips

Muñoz supporting Spanish golf

Azahara Muñoz has a strong record on home soil. She won her first professional title on her pro debut, in the 2009 Madrid Ladies Masters and counts …

Ladies European Tour

2018-09-18.-Alberto Perea- Unión de Consumidores de Málaga taller Seguros

Andalusia

How does Brendan Rodgers compare his Celtic stars to the 2003 UEFA Cup heroes?

Ahead of Thursday's Europa League opener, the Celtic boss was asked to consider how his current crop stack up against Martin O'Neill's Seville …

Europa League

The World's Oldest Library is in Fez

Fez is the imperial city of Morocco and was once the capital, where many sultans reigned over the kingdom. This incredible city has a rich and …

Solar Panels

Seville has its own Pantone colour - friendly with a touch of orange zest

In the sun-soaked city of Seville, Best in Travel city for 2018, the fierce southern Spanish light lends every shade a new intensity – bright white walls covered with vivid pink bougainvillea, brilliant blue and yellow ceramic tiles, a deep cerulean sky, the fiery red of a flamenco dancer’s …

Travel

Lionel Messi Reveals The One Player Who 'Knows Him To Perfection'

<b>Lionel Messi has stated his understanding with Barcelona teammate Jordi Alba is so strong that the Spaniard 'knows him to perfection'.</b><p>The five-time …

Lionel Messi

La Crescenta motorcyclist killed in Granada Hills crash

GRANADA HILLS — A motorcyclist killed in a two-vehicle crash on the 5 Freeway in the Newhall Pass was publicly identified Monday.<p>Matthew L. Fielding, …

Granada

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• Metro Staff Narrow Down South Bay Green Line Extension Routes (Urbanize)<br>• Metro Considering Renaming Rail/BRT Lines (Urbanize)<br>• Baldwin Park and …

Santa Monica

Declaraciones postpartido Real Murcia - Recreativo de Huelva

Andalusia

India can tackle the problem of hot cities | analysis

The intense heatwave that has struck South Asia in the last few months has proved to be particularly challenging for those living in cities. While …

Green Roofs

House ADM / Fanesi Navarro Arquitectas

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The house is located in the north area of ​​the city of Córdoba, in the private neighborhood of Santina …

Architecture

Quique Rico 2018 Video

United‘s connect through 4130 Bike Company, Quique Rico, coming through with a fresh batch of footage from the street sessions he has been getting in …

Extreme Sports

Autumn in Andalusia: a guide to culture and cuisine

There are many reasons to travel Andalusia in the autumn months, after the searing summer sun begins to pale, the crowds slowly dissipate, and the …

Historic Sites

Contemporary villa with stunning views, in the exclusive area of Nueva Andalucia, Marbella

Contemporary villa with stunning views – ready to move in – built to exceed all expectations you have from a modern design residence. Located in the …

Bedrooms

Spain fails LGBTI victims of Franco regime

As the debate surrounding former dictator Francisco Franco's remains divides the country, those his regime targeted for their sexual orientation are …

World News

Helicopter Makes Hard Landing At Los Angeles Golf Course

The hard landing was reported about 12:30 p.m.<p>GRANADA HILLS, CA -- Two people got out uninjured Saturday when a helicopter made an emergency landing …

FAA

Spanish farmers go nuts for almonds as global demand booms

Surging worldwide demand for almonds is pushing Spanish farmers to replace traditional wheat and sunflower fields with almond orchards, transforming …

Santa Cruz

24 Hours in Málaga

Perched along the southern Costa del Sol coast, this port city packs in over 3, 000 years of history, stylish reinventions and endless charm. More …

Catholicism

Prickly cactus species 'under threat'

<b>The iconic cactus plant is veering into trouble say researchers.</b><p>The most serious problem is illegal smuggling.<p>Despite the international ban on uncontrolled trade in cacti, policing the smuggling faces many problems and semi-professional hunters continue to uproot plants to order, stealing from …

Ivory Coast

21 more bodies wash up as migrants try to reach Spain

GENEVA (Reuters) - The bodies of 21 people thought to be migrants trying to reach Spain have washed up on the shores of the Mediterranean this month, the U.N. migration agency said in statement on Friday.<p>The latest deaths bring the total of Mediterranean migrant deaths this year to 1,586, the …

Sub-Saharan Africa