Spain

15 Most Photogenic Places In the World You Must Visit

Travel photography is such an integral part of our experience – whether you’re an amateur or a pro, memories captured are priceless. Here are some …

Barcelona

Forest fire in Spain threatens renowned national park

A forest fire in southern Spain forced the evacuation of at least 1,000 people and is threatening a national park famous for its biodiversity and endangered species, authorities said Sunday.<p>The flames advancing east have reached the Donana Nature Reserve, one of Spain's most important wildlife …

Barcelona to host fourth Act of the 2017 Extreme Sailing Series™

by Extreme Sailing Series today at 10:00 am 20-23 July 2017<p>Barcelona will host Act 4 of the 2017 Extreme Sailing Series © Extreme Sailing Series<p><b>The</b> …

Sailing

Over 1,500 evacuated from their homes in southern Spain due to raging forest fires

Major forest fires in southern Spain has forced the evacuation of more than 1,500 people from homes, campsites and hotels, a government official said …

Canadian News

Spain rescues 224 migrants from 5 boats in Mediterranean

Spain's maritime rescue service says it has rescued 224 migrants from five different boats trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea.<p>The rescue service …

Refugees

Madrid hosts_ and debates_ global gay pride

MADRID (AP) — Madrid is gearing up to be the world capital of gay pride, a colorful mixture of commercialism and all-night partying that has brought vindication for sexual and gender diversity and created fissures among LGBT activists.<p>"Pride Yes, But Not Like This," reads the banner a residents' …

LGBTQ

What's New on Ibiza This Summer

A wave of openings is bridging old and new Ibiza, balancing the island's dance-till-dawn south with its more holistic—and increasingly more food-and style-oriented—north.<p>“Ibiza is a party Mecca, that is for sure, but it is so much more than that,” says the American-born farmer-turned-chef Anne …

Travel

Narendra Modi in Portugal: PM surprised with Gujarati lunch by counterpart Antonio Costa

<b>Lisbon:</b> Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Costa on Saturday sprang a surprise for Narendra Modi when he hosted a special Gujarati vegetarian lunch …

India

Getafe returns to Spain's topflight 1 year after relegation

Getafe earned promotion to Spain's first division after beating Tenerife 3-1 to seal its 3-2 aggregate victory in a playoff on Saturday.<p>Getafe got …

Sports

Deal Alert: Save 10 Percent on Spanish Pilgrimage Route

<i>PHOTO: Camino de Santiago, Spain. (</i><i>photo via</i> <i>Flickr/</i><i>aherrero</i><i>)</i><p>Hiking Spain’s Camino de Santiago is a bucket list item for many and now Utracks is …

Travel

Catalonia’s Challenge to Spain

Spain is determined to prevent a Catalonian referendum on independence, even though its tough attitude toward Catalan leaders has probably only increased enthusiasm for a measure with questionable support.<p>A new round in a long game of chicken began earlier this month, after Catalonia’s president, …

Catalonia

The truth about cruise ship excursions in Europe – are they really worth the cost?

The summer season is upon us and, with it, school holidays and fun-packed family cruises. On a Mediterranean voyage, ports of call are a fundamental part of the holiday. Some allow for time on the beach, but at many you can visit places that are fascinating and culturally rewarding for visitors of …

Barcelona

How to stop city breaks killing our cities

Can’t wait to pack your bags and head off on holiday again? It used to be that people would look forward to a long break in summer, but now tourists …

Barcelona

Everything You Need to Know About Spain's Running with the Bulls

We’ve all heard that Spain is well known for it’s food, culture, and without any obvious spoilers, wine. I mean really — who wouldn’t want to lay in …

Fitness

BTF Media Launches in Spain, Sets Singer Isabel Pantoja TV Series as First Project

Miami-based company produced with Disney Juan Gabriel smash hit bio 'Hasta que te conocí'<p>Miami-based BTF Media, producer of Disney’s Juan Gabriel …

Barcelona Cab Licenses Yielding 500% Boost Uber's Case in Spain - Bloomberg

Spain’s best-performing investment over the last 30 years may be the black-and-yellow cab you hailed the last time you were in Barcelona.<p>The …

Uber

Madrid’s Already Massive Pride Parade Goes Global for WorldPride

Already home to one of the planet's largest annual LGBTQ gatherings, the Spanish capital kicks thing up several notches this year as its Pride (or Orgullo, en español) turns 40 in 2017. To celebrate, Madrid is hosting both the continent-wide EuroPride and the global WorldPride — the first time any …

World News

Spain detains man linked to Danish group that financed IS

MADRID – Spain's Interior Ministry says police have arrested a man allegedly involved in a network of Danish companies that financed and recruited militants for the Islamic State group.<p>A ministry statement Friday said the suspect, a Danish national of Moroccan origin, worked with a network of least …

Terrorism

Alcudia A Romantic Escape In Spain

Located about 54 kilometers from Palma, spreading over a distance of about 10 kms and a community of Balearic Islands, Alcudia is one of the …

Travel

'I wanted the building to fly': Renzo Piano's Santander gallery opens

Spain’s €80m levitating Centro Botín showcases nautical flair and offers visitors easy access to waterfront for first time<p>Two great hull-like forms stand on the seafront in Santander, northern Spain, clad in thousands of pearlescent discs, like a pair of ships encrusted with exotic barnacles.<p>Jacked …

Architecture

Spanish MPs vote down Catalan independence plebiscite

Legislators of Spain’s parliament vote against a bid by Catalonia to hold a referendum on independence.

Referendums

Messi offers to pay $558,000 to avoid 21-month jail sentence

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Lionel Messi has offered to pay an additional fine of 500,000 euros ($558,000) to ensure he avoids a 21-month prison sentence …

Soccer

Mediterranean Pride

The 147-foot Pride is available for charter in Spain and the Balearics.<p>Y.Co is offering the 147-foot <i>Pride</i> for Mediterranean charters. The yacht …

Travel

Multicultural Persian and French Destination Wedding in Barcelona

Photographer: Visual Foto / Wedding Planner/Coordinator: Marry Me In Spain / Filmmaker: Anker Prod / Reception Venue: Castell Sant Marçal / Catering: …

Weddings

Atmospheric Multicultural Wedding Film in Barcelona

This wedding film looks like my kind of perfect day.<p>Today we’re lucky enough to have both the video and the photographs from Karen & Nima’s beautiful …

Weddings

This Unique Country Straddling France and Spain Is Basically Paradise

As I drove away from the pristine shores of Barcelona through a downpour, I figured my trip to Spain had already peaked. What was even waiting for me …

Cool Stuff

Downtown Mexico City bucket list

The Historic Center is the heart of Mexico City, the starting point for anyone who wants to discover this destination — and a place that never stops …

Mexico

11 Foods You Must Try in Galicia Spain

I’ve always thought of Spain as one of the most exciting culinary countries in the world. There are so many delicious foods that you have to try when …

7 Hours in Barcelona

When setting off on a whirlwind European adventure, it’s tempting to pack your trip with stops in as many cities as possible. Thanks to popular …

Barcelona

How to Host an Easy Tapas Party (with 25 Recipes)

<i>25 recipes and tips on How to Host an Easy Tapas Party! From patatas bravas to delicious cocktails and everything in between.</i><p>If there’s one thing I …

Foodies