LGBTQ Rights

Bus with anti-transgender message is back on streets of Madrid

The vehicle, from ultra-Catholic group Hazte Oír, has already caused controversy on its previous outings


As their licenses lose value, Spain’s taxi drivers fight Uber and Cabify

Nationwide strikes focus on getting the government to reduce the number of livery cars


When a residential apartment in Madrid turns into a tourist nightmare

The long-term residents in a central block of flats have had enough of the constant stream of visitors


Spanish police evict far-right squatters from upscale central Madrid building

‘Hogar Social’ group set up in 2014 offers shelter and food exclusively to Spaniards


License to feed: Madrid’s new scheme for dealing with feral cats

Volunteers have been charged with looking after Spanish capital’s 400 stray cat colonies

sharing economy

Caught: Madrid car-sharers stowing vehicles away overnight

Car2Go and Emov claim just a few users keep cars inside their own garage, but many say otherwise


Lugo: the home of free tapas

Seven bars in the city where a drink always comes with a complimentary bite of something delicious