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The Pope's-a-Coming

by Laura Ellis on 9/30/2010 4:05:00 PM

Fresh from a sucessful trip to the UK, the Vatican have announced that the Pope will be gracing (forgive the pun) the shores of Spain in November. This early winter trip (6th and 7th November) will serve to both allow… more »

General Strike in Spain September 29th, 2010

by Kimberly on 9/28/2010 11:43:00 AM

A general strike "For the distribution of work and wealth" has been convoked in all of Spain by the labor unions. This is the first general strike in 8 years, since 2002, and is to protest all the spending… more »

Spanish Success at the San Sebastian Film Festival

by Olivia Elson on 9/27/2010 12:05:00 AM

Last Saturday 25th September saw the conclusion of the prestigious 9-day long San Sebastian International Film Festival. Taking place in what is arguably the Basque Country's most fashionable and artistic city (its… more »

Dance on Tour with Shakira!

by Kimberly on 9/22/2010 11:23:00 AM

Shakira has just announced on her official website a competition for her fans to win tickets to dance on stage with her during her at one of her upcoming concerts in North America.It is a chance to "get loca on… more »

Dinosaur Bones Unearthed in Cuenca

by Olivia Elson on 9/21/2010 12:48:00 AM

Spain is well-known for its wealth of art and architecture from previous eras - from the impressive collection of Roman ruins in Extremadura, to 12th century Moorish monuments in Sevilla, to UNESCO World Heritage Sites… more »

The Threads of Memory: Spain and the United States

by Kimberly on 9/20/2010 1:51:00 PM

George Washington Painting on exhibitionSEACEX (Sociedad Estatal para la Acción Cultural Exterior - State Corporation for Spanish Cultural Action Abroad) in collaboration with American and Spanish Embassies,… more »

Mexican Independence

by Laura Ellis on 9/20/2010 11:26:00 AM

Something that has been particularly prevalent in the news over the weekend is that of the 200 year anniversary celebrations of Mexican Independence. Pictures have appeared all over newspapers and the Internet, showing… more »

Tasting Tapas in NYC

by Kimberly on 9/16/2010 10:13:00 AM

We found this interesting article from written by restaurant critic Bryan Miller, which we thought would be interesting to share with you! ENJOY!Observer Tapas Working Translating Tapas: From Madrid to NYC by… more »

El Reina Sofia

by Laura Ellis on 9/14/2010 2:19:00 PM

Very often I feel that once you've seen one art gallery, you've seen them all, and after visiting the Prado twice in a very small space of time already, I had come to feel that all Spanish art galleries were of… more »

Salamanca Ferias

by Olivia Elson on 9/14/2010 10:09:00 AM

Running between the 7th and 15th September, the Salamanca ferias have proved a great success - and there are still two more days to go!For just over a week the city has been buzzing, its streets constantly teeming with… more »

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