Articles Archive

A collection of humourous and/or informative writing about Spanish life by various hispanophiles and expats living in Spain. Click on the links below to start reading.

The Fallas of Valencia by Matias Tugores
Valencia's famous festival.

Cesar's Empire by Matias Tugores
An introduction to Cesar Manrique.

Summer: by Paul Read
The great gravitation south.

Summer Whinge by Harry King
The True Spanish Climate

The Scallop Shell by Kelly Crull
Walking the Camino de Santiago - how will I know where to go next?

Settling into Granada by Paul Read
Moving and settling in the provence of Granada

Alicante by Kelly Crull
The process expats go through to make Spain "home".

Settling into Granada by Paul Read
Moving and settling in the provence of Granada

Alicante by Kelly Crull
The process expats go through to make Spain "home".

A Christmas Tale by Paul Read
Christmas in Toledo - the city that time forgot.

Los Tres Reyes Magos by Lucy Hardwicke
A very Spanish christmas tradition.

Taking the Slow Route Home by Paul Read
The man who sold his car to buy a mule: a parable for modern times.

Cultural Differences: Starting School by Lucy Peacock
The first day of "big school": A story from the parents and childs side.

Closed for vacations: Surving a Madrid Summer by Kelly Crull
Madrid is a ghost town in August: Tips for surviving the lack of facilities in Spains mass vacation.

Zen and the Art of Gorse Clearance by Paul Read
The story of one man's struggle with the harsh vegetation of Granada.


 







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