Rail travel in Spain

Introducing Spain’s new low-cost AVE: €10 tickets for Barcelona to Madrid

The head of Renfe, Isaías Táboas, speaks to EL PAÍS about what the new budget high-speed train service AVLO will offer when it launches next year


El Roto

El Roto cartoon, December 16, 2019

Spanish politics

In gridlocked Spain, caretaker PM explores an unlikely Plan B

Pedro Sánchez is meeting with leaders of right-of-center parties to determine their willingness to endorse him if his deal with a Catalan separatist party ultimately fails


Why Spain’s courts are becoming a stage for violence

In addition to the lack of security, many old courthouses make plaintiffs and defendants wait in the same area, which can lead to severe altercations