Fearing mandatory lockdown, Barcelona residents head for Costa Brava

Tourists from the Catalan capital filled the coastal town of Platja d'Aro over the weekend, despite recommendations to avoid travel due to the rising number of coronavirus cases


El Roto

El Roto cartoon, July 20, 2020


EU recovery fund conditions could hinder labor law changes in Spain

If so-called "frugal" countries impose their demands for releasing Covid-19 grants, the Spanish executive may have to delay plans for revising 2012 reform that made it cheaper to fire employees


Parties and nightclubs: The new hotspots of coronavirus outbreaks in Spain

Several regions have set limits on capacity on establishments and shut down nighttime venues in a bid to prevent new surges in case numbers


Discovering Spain: Five little-known valleys in the Pyrenees

The Huesca region of this mountain range is both the most central and the highest, making it a popular tourist destination. But off the beaten track there are timeless areas still to be discovered