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How not to buy a house in Spain: The top five pitfalls to avoid

How not to buy a house in Spain: The top five pitfalls ...

Buying a home in Spain comes with its challenges, not least the possibility of b...

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Barcelona removes route from Google Maps to keep tourists off local bus

Barcelona removes route from Google Maps to keep touris...

Barcelona's city council has taken rather cunning measures to ensure that locals...

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'Like summer': Heat records for April already broken across Spain

'Like summer': Heat records for April already broken ac...

Spain has had a scorcher of an April so far with heat records broken across the ...

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FACT CHECK: Spain's '£97 daily rule' isn't new nor a worry for British tourists

FACT CHECK: Spain's '£97 daily rule' isn't new nor a wo...

The British tabloids are at it again causing alarm over the so-called '£97 daily...

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Wildfire rages in Spain's Alicante as temperatures rise

Wildfire rages in Spain's Alicante as temperatures rise

A forest fire that started in abnormally hot temperatures has burned through mor...

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Why does Spain have no nuclear weapons?

Why does Spain have no nuclear weapons?

Despite a top secret project to build them during the dictatorship, Spaniards ha...

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How wealthy people in Spain are avoiding the millionaire tax

How wealthy people in Spain are avoiding the millionair...

It may come as no surprise that the Spanish government has collected far less mo...

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'Mutant cockroaches': Why Spain's rising temperatures make them multiply

'Mutant cockroaches': Why Spain's rising temperatures m...

Experts in Spain are warning that rising temperatures are causing genetic mutati...

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Portugal tells Spain it's not ready to recognise a Palestinian state

Portugal tells Spain it's not ready to recognise a Pale...

Portugal is not ready to recognise a Palestinian state without a concerted EU ap...

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New Barcelona-Paris train link delayed until after Olympics

New Barcelona-Paris train link delayed until after Olym...

A direct rail route between Barcelona and Paris which was set to launch in time ...

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Europe's new EES passport checks: Your questions answered

Europe's new EES passport checks: Your questions answered

The EU's new passport control Entry & Exit System (EES) is scheduled to come int...

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Ten things I wish I'd known before I started teaching English in Spain

Ten things I wish I'd known before I started teaching E...

What would English-language teachers in Spain do differently if they could start...

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Spain pledges to fix 'unacceptable' state of football federation

Spain pledges to fix 'unacceptable' state of football f...

The Spanish government pledged Tuesday to fix the country's scandal-struck footb...

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Spain's tourism earnings seen hitting new record despite growing anger

Spain's tourism earnings seen hitting new record despit...

Spain's tourism sector is expected to post record revenues again in 2024, the Ex...

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When should you turn down an inheritance in Spain?

When should you turn down an inheritance in Spain?

There are several reasons why people increasingly turn down inheritances in Spai...

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A bite-sized guide to Spain's most special cheeses

A bite-sized guide to Spain's most special cheeses

Spain may not be as famous as France or Italy when it comes to cheeses, but it a...