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Throughout the ages, from Velázquez to Ribera and from Murillo to Goya, Spain has produced many of the world's most exciting and...
The Spanish have never acquired the international reputation for haute cuisine enjoyed by their French neighbours. And millions of foreign tourists...
On July 11th 2005, in the registry office of a Madrid suburb, two gay men made history in Spain by exchanging marriage vows. It was a momentous...
Francisco Franco was a Spanish dictator, General and leader of the conservative Nationalist military rebellion in the Spanish Civil War. From 1936...
The Spanish Royal Family has sat on the throne almost uninterruptedly since 1700, when Philip V became king following almost two centuries of Habsurg...
Spain boasts an incredible diversity of landscape and activities and is ideal for whatever diversion takes your fancy. It is also at the very top of...
Music in Spain has a long and diverse history with its influences stemming from various cultural streams, the strongest coming from centuries of...