Way of Saint James pilgrimage route

Twelve things you didn’t know about the Camino de Santiago

Do you know who the first pilgrim was on the world-famous Way of Saint James? Can you guess what the effect of the internet is on today’s travelers? Read on…

CARTOONS

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, July 20, 2018

CARTOONS

Ros

Ros cartoon, July 20, 2018

OPINION

Better to drown than return to Libya

The “disembarkation platforms” being debated by the European Union already exist, and they are hell on Earth

AIR TRAVEL

Around 75,000 passengers will be affected by Ryanair strike in Spain

Public Works Ministry says the budget airline must guarantee up to 59% of domestic and international flights, and 100% of flights to the islands

SPANISH WAY OF LIFE

How to sleep in the Spanish heat

A few simple tricks for surviving those sweaty summer nights – no air con required

PUBLIC HEALTH

Around 3,000 children in Barcelona are not vaccinated, survey finds

Anti-vaxxer movement in the Catalan capital has a following of several hundred families, but population is protected due to the high prevalence of immunization

CATALONIA

Judge drops international arrest warrant against former Catalan premier

Magistrate takes decision after Germany refuses to extradite Carles Puigdemont on charge of rebellion. The politician will still be arrested if he sets foot on Spanish soil