IGLESIA DE SAN ANTON – St Valentine´s Resting Place In Madrid

On this Valentine´s Day we take a look at the real Valentine´s last resting place - in Madrid! The Last Resting Place of St Valentine...

The Turrón that Almost Didn’t Arrive in Madrid

Peter Besas, Author of Hidden Madrid explains how one Madrid Chistmas past things nearly didn´t go quite as they should..... In the mid-19th century, a...

Franco Exhumation Set For Thursday 24th October

The minority government led by caretaker prime minister, Pedro Sanchez has announced that the remains of the former Caudillo of Spain, Francisco Franco will...

Central Madrid Brought To A Sheeping Halt

Central Madrid's congestion took on an animal flavour on Sunday as it´s streets and avenues were taken over by thousands of sheep for the...

Hidden Madrid – Tio Pepe

Peter Besas, author of Hidden Madrid tells the story of one of the most iconic symbols of the capital. Since 1936, one of the most...

Centenary Of First Direct Flight From England To Spain

This week marked the centenary of the first non-stop flight from England to Spain with the pioneering pilot that carried out the trip remembered...
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