DESIGN

Why are Spaniards the only people in Europe obsessed with window blinds?

Spain enjoys plenty of hours of sun, yet apartments and houses are often completely shut off to natural light. Why is this?

R2D2’s Madrid home

The city’s Robot Museum boasts fascinating and rare items from the history of robotics

Celebrating Diversity

Guide to Madrid's Gay Pride Week

Everything you need to know about the week of celebrations in the Spanish capital