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Spain’s Fernando Vicente Creates Amazing Artwork

Spain’s Fernando Vicente Creates Amazing Artwork

Spanish artist Fernando Vicente was born in Madrid where he started working as illustrator and painter during the 1980s. His beautiful artwork is mainly painted or created using a mix of pa continue reading »

Moroccans Prevented from Entering Spanish Territory

Moroccans Prevented from Entering Spanish Territory

A group of four Moroccan nationalists tried on Wednesday morning to "occupy" the Peñon de Velez de la Gomera, a Spanish possession located on the Moroccan coast, but they failed when they were driven out by members of the Spanish military stationed there. continue reading »

Spain’s Tomato War Celebrates 67th Year with 40,000 Attending

Spain’s Tomato War Celebrates 67th Year with 40,000 Attending

About 40,000 young people from all over the world on Wednesday in the eastern Spanish town of Buñol participated in a gigantic food fight with ripe tomatoes, the popular "Tomatina" festival, which this year was transformed into an act of collective catharsis whereby people could - for a while, anyway - forget the effects of the country's serious economic crisis. continue reading »

Pedro Almodovar Constructs Mock Airplane for New Movie

Pedro Almodovar Constructs Mock Airplane for New Movie

Production company El Deseo is working fiercely these days at Ciudad Real Central Airport building the mock-up of a jetliner that Pedro Almodovar will use in his film "I'm So Excited" starring Penelope Cruz and Antonio Banderas. continue reading »

Brazilian-Born Soccer Player Born Without Feet Invited to FC Barcelona Training Camp (VIDEO)

Brazilian-Born Soccer Player Born Without Feet Invited to FC Barcelona Training Camp (VIDEO)

A determined young Brazilian boy is getting the chance of a lifetime. In September, 11-year-old Gabriel Muniz will head to Spain to be a part of FC Barcelona's training camp. continue reading »

Spanish Economy Grew by Only .04% Less than Initial Estimates

Spanish Economy Grew by Only .04% Less than Initial Estimates

The Spanish economy grew by 0.4 percent last year, less than the initial estimate of 0.7 percent, the National Statistics Institute, or INE, said Monday. continue reading »

Places of Interest: Madrid’s Atocha Railway Station is Also Indoor Botanical Garden

Places of Interest: Madrid’s Atocha Railway Station is Also Indoor Botanical Garden

Built in 1851, Madrid, Spain’s Atocha railway station is easily one of the world’s most beautiful and unique stations in the world. While Atocha is Madrid’s largest railway station it has additional features that set it above all the rest. continue reading »

Young Spanish Professionals Look to Mexico for Opportunity, Prosperity

Young Spanish Professionals Look to Mexico for Opportunity, Prosperity

Many qualified Spaniards in search of a better future are setting their sights on Mexico, whose economic prospects remain positive despite the global slowdown. continue reading »

Spainish Firm Inaugurates $82 M Wind Firm in Puerto Rico

Spainish Firm Inaugurates $82 M Wind Firm in Puerto Rico

Spain's Gestamp Wind has inaugurated the $82 million Punta Lima wind farm in Naguabo, a city on Puerto Rico's east coast, company executives said. continue reading »

SPAIN: Hospital Workers Confuse Patient with Roommate, Subject her to Unnecessary Treatment

SPAIN: Hospital Workers Confuse Patient with Roommate, Subject her to Unnecessary Treatment

In November, a woman staying at hospital in Spain recently won a lawsuit in which she claimed workers confused her with her roommate and subjected her to unnecessary treatment. continue reading »

Spanish Construction Company Claims Dominican Government Seized Assets

Spanish Construction Company Claims Dominican Government Seized Assets

A Spanish construction company accused the Dominican government of seizing its assets and not complying with an international arbitration ruling requiring it to pay $45 million in compensation. continue reading »

9 Venezuela Police, 1 Security Agent Arrested in Connection to Drug-Running Airplane

9 Venezuela Police, 1 Security Agent Arrested in Connection to Drug-Running Airplane

A court in the central Venezuelan state of Carabobo ordered 18 people jailed provisionally, including nine Bolivarian National Guard (GNB) agents and a member of the Sebin intelligence service, in the case of a drug-running aircraft that was nabbed in Spain. continue reading »

Adventurer Follows in the Footsteps of Spanish Explorers on his Motorcycle

Adventurer Follows in the Footsteps of Spanish Explorers on his Motorcycle

Adventure traveler Miquel Silvestre has wrapped up a 13-month globetrotting journey aboard his motorcycle "Atrevida" (Audacious), a trek aimed at shedding light on the underappreciated feats of Spanish explorers. continue reading »

Rafael Nadal’s Concern is His Health, Not His Rankings

Rafael Nadal’s Concern is His Health, Not His Rankings

Spain's Rafael Nadal said he is suffering from a knee ailment known as Hoffa's syndrome but that he hopes to make a full recovery and is not worried about a further ranking drop after pulling out of the U.S. Open. continue reading »

JLo, Enrique Iglesias’s Tour Offer Fans 2 Distinct Styles

JLo, Enrique Iglesias’s Tour Offer Fans 2 Distinct Styles

Enrique Iglesias and Jennifer Lopez had thousands dancing to their repertoire of hits at a packed Staples Center in Los Angeles, one of the last cities on their summer concert tour. continue reading »