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Game of Thrones to Film New Series in the Basque Country

HBO, American premium cable and satellite television network responsible for the hugely popular series ‘Game of Thrones’, will be filming part of the seventh series of the television show in Spain’s San Juan de Gaztelugatxe and Itzurun beach in the Basque Country later this year. Just as audiences around the world can’t get enough of [...]

By | November 21st, 2020|Spanish Life|0 Comments

Spain’s Most Spectacular Salt Lakes

Perhaps, like me, on first arriving at Alicante airport and driving towards Torrevieja, it was on the Costa Blanca that you first heard of and saw not just one but many salt lakes in a variety of colours from dark blue to bright pink. Spain is fortunate enough to have many more such salt lakes [...]

By | November 14th, 2020|Spanish Life|0 Comments

Torrevieja to Fine People Who Make Purchases Off the ‘Looky Looky’ Men

Most of us at one time or another have probably purchased one item or another from a Chinese or African seller on or around the beach. Maybe a few DVDs, a pair of sunglasses or a nice handbag. One of the best purchases I ever made this way was an upright ventilator from a Moroccan [...]

By | November 7th, 2020|Spanish Life|0 Comments

The Wonder of Flamingos in Spain

We expats have a lot in common with these fairy-tale-like birds, for like them, we haven’t originated here in the south of Spain but have felt drawn to the area due to its marvellous climate, the quality of its air and its beauty. Flamingos are amongst the most interesting and attractive animals in the world. [...]

By | October 31st, 2020|Spanish Life|0 Comments

The Seven Best Dishes of Spain

We all have our favourites when it comes to Spanish cuisine, although many of the dishes are so good that it’s difficult to choose the best. But that’s exactly what an initiative started by Allianz Global Assistance is trying to do by asking people to vote for their favourite. Voting has just closed, but now [...]

By | January 1st, 2020|Spanish Life|0 Comments

Largest Cooking Social Network in the World Was Established in Alicante

The cooking social network site with the largest number of followers in the world was established in Alicante in 2007 – the same year that Facebook was launched. It contains thousands of homemade recipes written by real people that have prepared the dishes and want to share their creations with other cooking aficionados.   Cookpad [...]

By | October 24th, 2016|General, Spanish Life|0 Comments

Five Caves Worth Exploring in Alicante  

The Alicante province is probably most well-known for its beautiful beaches and bustling tourist towns that attract thousands of visitors from Europe and other parts of the world every year. But those that have explored the region thoroughly know that Alicante has so much more to offer if you just take the time and effort [...]

By | October 17th, 2016|General, Spanish Life|0 Comments

Renfe Will Compensate Passengers if Trains Are Delayed by 15 Minutes

Renfe has extended its commitment to ensure that all its trains arrive punctually to include any circumstances that might delay their arrival, including those that are out of the company’s control. So, this means that from now on the train company will recompense any of its customers who suffer a delay on one of their [...]

By | October 10th, 2016|General, Spanish Life|0 Comments

Red Hot Chili Peppers to Perform Four Concerts in Spain in October

The world-famous American rock group from California, Red Hot Chili Peppers, have announced that they will make a stop in Spain during their next tour. They will present their latest album The Getaway, which will be included in the repertoire of four concerts planned for Barcelona and Madrid this coming autumn.   This is their [...]

By | September 29th, 2016|General, Spanish Life|0 Comments

Working on Your Property? Did You Ask for Permission?

Carrying out any type of building work or reform inside or outside your property requires a lot of planning and preparation. Unbeknown to many, some of these tasks cannot be carried out without permission from your local town hall, licences to be granted and even paying municipal taxes. Below is a list of various jobs [...]

By | September 16th, 2016|Building, General|0 Comments