SPANISH HISTORY

The network of 6,000 bunkers that Franco built but never used

In fear of post-war invasion and internal resistance, the Spanish dictator ordered his own version of the Maginot Line to be constructed in the Pyrenees

Spanish history

Nobody wants to restore Franco’s train

The carriage in which the Spanish dictator traveled to meet Hitler in 1940 is still awaiting restoration

History

The island that Spain and France rule for six months of every year

Today, as part of a twice-yearly tradition, Madrid formally cedes control of tiny Pheasant Island to France