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News Spain » Places: How to plan the perfect trip to Spain

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Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

(King's Landing is the fictional capital of the Seven Kingdoms and where most of the show's action takes place.) An ancient city in northwest Spain, Santiago de Compostela is best known for the eponymous pilgrimage that culminates there called El Camino de ...

News Spain » Places: Culture vs. mistreatment: Charity says donkey has “no place” in Spain’s Peropalo festival

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Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

An international charity is trying to stop the use of a donkey during a festival in Spain, where the animal is ridden by a drunk man through the streets of the bustling village of Villanueva de la Vera. The annual Peropalo festival, the origins of which ...

News Spain » Places: 20 amazing places in Spain that the British haven't discovered yet

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Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

“The white villages in Córdoba province are just as attractive as the better-known places around Ronda. This is where some of Spain’s best olive oils are produced, along with the neighbouring province of Jaén, where olive groves carpet the hills ...

News Spain » Places: Poll Shows 10-Seat Gain For PSOE And PP Holding Minority Lead As Podemos Places Fourth, Again

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Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

The data contrasts with other polls this month that show Mariano Rajoy's group battling with Ciudadanos for first place. Albert Rivera's party is placed third in this survey, with 19.3% of the vote, which would still allow Ciudadanos to almost double its ...

News Spain » Places: Spain is cheapest place in Europe for a driving holiday, but Norway costs 258% MORE ... with car hire in France and Italy pricier than the UK

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Publication date: uesday 19 August 2014

Holidaymakers in Norway will pay 258 per cent more for car hire and petrol than their counterparts in Spain. The shock figures come as the cheapest and most expensive places in Europe for motorists are revealed, showing that the price of car hire alone can ...

News Spain » Places: New York City FC striker Villa determined to earn place in Spain's World Cup squad

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Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

Despite only making one appearance for La Roja since the 2014 World Cup, the forward is targeting a spot in their squad for Russia 2018 David Villa is determined to go to the World Cup as part of the Spain squad, having ended a three-year wait for an ...

News Spain » Places: Spain, Catalonia headed for showdown over independence vote; parents occupy schools to control polling places

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Publication date: Saturday 30 September 2017

Catalan separatists vowed Saturday to ignore a police ultimatum to leave the schools they are occupying to use in a vote seeking independence from Spain. As police methodically sealed off hundreds of schools, some parents decided to send their children ...

News Spain » Places: A rock in a hard place: UK-Spain tensions flare over Gibraltar as Brexit talks begin

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Publication date: onday 03 April 2017

The future of Gibraltar has become the first dispute of the Brexit talks, with tensions flaring between the EU, Britain and Spain over whether the future of the British enclave lies with London or Madrid. Or both. Just days after British Prime Minister ...

News Spain » Places: Spain – A great place to live, a terrible place to work?

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Publication date: onday 19 October 2015

Spaniards sleep fewer hours and work longer days than their European neighbors, but are less productive. At the same time Spain fails to attract overseas talent, while tens of thousands of well-educated Spanish youngsters are heading abroad in search of work.

News Spain » Places: Tourists are flocking to these places to avoid terrorism risks

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Publication date: Sunday 21 August 2016

Spain, Portugal, Italy and other sunny European nations have seen a big boost in tourist numbers this year as nervous travelers avoid places targeted by terrorists. The head of the World Travel & Tourism Council, David Scowsill, told CNNMoney that the ...