Spain reports 11,291 new coronavirus cases and 162 deaths

The Madrid region continues to face the greatest pressure, with 21% of hospital beds occupied by Covid-19 patients, compared to the national average of 8.6%


Spain sets a grim new record with 832 coronavirus deaths in 24 hours

Fatalities reach 5,704 but the real figure could be higher as untested victims are not being counted, study finds


Unreliability of new tests delays effort to slow coronavirus spread in Spain

Health officials say the material was bought from a Chinese company that met EU criteria, but China says the manufacturer did not have an official license to sell its products


Coronavirus in Spain: Five crises rolled into one

Overburdened hospitals, a shortage of protective gear and testing kits that never arrive. The pandemic is reaching its peak without enough resources or a real picture of the true spread of the disease


Spanish doctors prepare to make difficult decisions if intensive care units reach capacity

Officials admit the worst is yet to come as Spain exceeds 1,000 deaths and field hospitals start going up across the country


With hospitals facing shortages, Spanish shoemakers start sewing face masks to fight coronavirus crisis

A local initiative by women who stitch shoes at home has already produced 5,000 units, and the idea has caught on across the country


Lack of testing hampering Spain’s efforts to slow coronavirus outbreak

Medical associations warned weeks ago that more resources were needed to diagnose cases of Covid-19, which has proven to help curb the number of infections in countries like South Korea


A journey to Spain’s magical Las Alpujarras region

Summit the highest peak in the Spanish peninsula, wander through labyrinthine streets, and sample traditional food on a visit to the picturesque villages of Bubión, Capileira and Pampaneira

15 breathtaking lookouts in Spain


Nine Spanish destinations not to be missed this Easter break

Take a look at our action-packed guide to the holidays complete with tulips, zombies and water slides


Rooftop terraces where you can enjoy the dying rays of the summer sunshine

From Vigo to Seville, here are some spectacular vantage points in nine Spanish cities

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Spain’s top 10 bike routes

From the back roads of La Mancha to the splendor of the Pyrenees, the country is a bike lovers’ paradise


Spain’s high-altitude villages

From Teruel to Avila, we suggest three scenic routes for a weekend break of nature and stargazing

Top 15: Spain’s must-see carnivals


Ten fabulous fall getaways

When the weather gets cooler, Spain’s forests explode in a display of reds and yellows


Ten ghoulish ways to spend a frightfully spooky Spanish Halloween

Spain is increasingly embracing a tradition once viewed suspiciously as a foreign import


A tour of 15 Spanish cities through their most typical dishes

From hearty stews to refreshing soups, here is what to look for and where to eat it


10 destinations to escape the heat of the Spanish summer

From the icy waters of the Cíes Islands to the so-called "cold triangle" in Teruel, here are Spanish towns where you might need a jacket in the heat of August

Top hiking trails in Spain

The prettiest villages in Spain (part II)

The prettiest villages in Spain (Part 1)

Spain’s most spectacular castles