Articles tagged with 'Tourist' | Spain

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2020
23
December
2020
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
El Gordo – Meaning ‘The Fat One’, El Gordo is the Christmas Lottery and a fundamental part of the Christmas build-up in Spain. Pretty much everyone in Spain buys a ticket for El Gordo and families and friends gather around the television on 22nd Dece...
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2018
25
January
2018
| 18:19 Europe/Amsterdam
The first edition of Madrid Design Festival comes to the capital city of Madrid in February with a wide array of activities, exhibitions and workshops taking place throughout the city. ...
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10
January
2018
| 14:29 Europe/Amsterdam
After the Christmas rush is over, many are left wondering what to do with themselves. With the guilt of over-indulgence still looming and New Year’s resolutions fully in play, regardless of where you choose to go in Spain, combatting the January blue...
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2017
21
December
2017
| 12:09 Europe/Amsterdam
A selection of photographs showcasing the Christmas spirit spreading through Spain's cities....
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20
November
2017
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
The vines and wines are part of the historic, cultural and geographical identity of Galicia, Spain’s most north-easterly region. The interior of Galicia is a labyrinth of lush valleys and hills whilst the coastline is strung with rugged cliffs lookin...
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07
June
2017
| 18:17 Europe/Amsterdam
The Rías Baixas wine region is located in the green, rugged, beautiful, historic region of Galicia in north-west Spain. According to local legend, the Rías Baixas (low estuaries) are the traces left by God’s hand after the creation of Earth. The Rías...
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31
March
2017
| 15:55 Europe/Amsterdam
The Spanish Tourist Office has launched a new digital campaign entitled #SpaininMYheart, allowing fans of the destination to become digital ambassadors. The Spanish Tourist Office has launched a new digital campaign entitled #SpaininMYheart, allow...
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22
March
2017
| 13:39 Europe/Amsterdam
As a record 75.3 million British tourists visited Spain last year, airlines are opening even more routes throughout 2017. These new flights will help further visits to the popular holiday cities as well as the more undiscovered areas throughout Spain...
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2014
23
April
2014
| 17:25 Europe/Amsterdam
The Spanish Tourist Office has today announced the launch of a new global digital campaign entitled “The More You Live It, The More You Like It”, which aims to make Spain the first country to obtain 100% holiday satisfaction from visitors and boost r...
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20
March
2014
| 16:29 Europe/Amsterdam
The Spanish Tourist Office in London will be holding a webcast on 11th April, inviting all UK based travel agents and operators to join in the discussion focusing on Ski and Sports Activities - 365 days under the Sun.The webcast that will take place ...
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13
March
2014
| 13:33 Europe/Amsterdam
Cutting edge culture and arts magazine now available online and across IOS, Android and Kindle Fire platformsThe Spanish Tourist Office’s digital culture and arts magazine, SPN, goes multi-platform from today. This cutting edge magazine, which showca...
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07
February
2014
| 13:21 Europe/Amsterdam
Last night saw the Spanish Tourist Office in London and the Tourism Foundation Palma de Mallorca 365 launch a new tourism initiative geared towards making the popular Balearic Island a year-round destination for Brits.Almost 2.5 million Brits visited...
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2013
06
November
2013
| 11:12 Europe/Amsterdam
Today sees the launch of the Spanish Tourist Office in London's new project, a brand new quarterly culture and arts magazine for the iPad, SPN.Designed to showcase the very best of contemporary Spanish design, arts, culture, gastronomy, travel and mu...
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31
October
2013
| 17:35 Europe/Amsterdam
The Spanish Tourist Office is gearing up for an exciting week at World Travel Market. From 4-7 November any media or travel trade heading to London's ExCel should pop by the stand to get news and updates from across the country.The Spanish Tourist Of...
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10
October
2013
| 20:06 Europe/Amsterdam
UK travel industry magazine Travel Bulletin has crowned the Spanish Tourist Office in London as the UK’s " Star Tourist Board", recognising, rewarding and celebrating excellence in the travel industry.Travel Bulletin is a weekly magazine distributed ...
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30
July
2013
| 12:39 Europe/Amsterdam
Ibiza private chef to the stars and one-time Manumission DJ, Sid Shanti, has channelled his love for Ibiza, food, music and travel into a beautiful new cookbook with a difference.Glorious Ibiza Food (& Music!) is a sumptuous new cookery and travel bo...
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25
July
2013
| 17:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Following the train crash that took place in north-western Spain yesterday evening, we would like to take this opportunity to express our heartfelt condolences to all of those involved.We are deeply saddened to receive this news and our thoughts go o...
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19
July
2013
| 16:29 Europe/Amsterdam
The Quique Dacosta Restaurante in Denia, Valencia, is celebrating being named the “Best European Restaurant” for 2013 by the prestigious Opinionated About Dining survey.Quique Dacosta Restaurante opened in 1981 under the name “El Poblet” in Denia, a ...
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18
July
2013
| 12:34 Europe/Amsterdam
This year's FlB (Benicàssim International Festival) starts today and runs until 21 July. Queens Of The Stone Age, Beady Eye, Primal Scream, Arctic Monkeys and The Killers will all be headlining on the Maravillas stage over the next four days.On top o...
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27
June
2013
| 10:37 Europe/Amsterdam
On July 9th, Los Vivancos, a Flamenco fusion dance company of seven brothers from Spain, will be gracing the London Coliseum with their newest creation, 'Aeternum'. Having fast become one of Spain's biggest global success stories, the seven dancers w...
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25
June
2013
| 14:45 Europe/Amsterdam
The new look site aims to respond to the needs of the visitor and become an essential tool for planning a holiday to Spain right through from the initial inspiration stage, to making bookings and sharing holiday experiences with other users.The site ...
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07
June
2013
| 18:55 Europe/Amsterdam
Monday 3 June saw the launch of Food and Travel Magazine’s fantastic new “Essential Spain – top 100 experiences” guide. Distributed with the July issue of Food and Travel, the new guide features 50 pages packed with the very best food and wine experi...
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20
May
2013
| 18:07 Europe/Amsterdam
Glasgow may be land-locked, but on Saturday and Sunday 18th-19th May, the city’s residents and visitors enjoyed a pop-up urban beach right in the heart of the city.Created by the Costa Blanca Tourist Board in collaboration with leisure airline Jet2.c...
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10
May
2013
| 13:32 Europe/Amsterdam
Each year people all over the world eagerly await the summer solstice – the shortest night of the year in the height of summer. However nowhere celebrates it quite like A Coruña in north-western Spain, with The Bonfires of Saint John (Hogueras de San...
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15
March
2013
| 15:45 Europe/Amsterdam
Last Monday 11th March, the Anglo-Spanish Society hosted a wonderful black-tie gala dinner at the RAC Club, with Mayor of London, Boris Johnson as their special guest of honour and key speaker for the evening.Boris, who has now been touted as one of ...
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09
January
2013
| 11:30 Europe/Amsterdam
A new high-speed rail route, connecting the Catalan capital of Barcelona with the French border is being trialled ahead of its opening in April.Spain's national train operator Renfe has confirmed it is testing the track to make sure it is ready for a...
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2012
23
December
2012
| 19:40 Europe/Amsterdam
Learning Spanish is a popular New Years’ resolution so we have teamed up with the Instituto Cervantes in London to offer one lucky winner a kick start with a 30 hour Spanish course or a 20 hour specialised course (or an online course with tutor suppo...
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18
December
2012
| 18:02 Europe/Amsterdam
COMO Hotels and Resorts will be opening a new Basque restaurant, ‘Ametsa with Arzak Instruction’, at The Halkin by COMO in London’s Belgravia.Debuting in February 2013, Ametsa will be a unique collaboration between The Halkin and a team that includes...
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12
December
2012
| 15:42 Europe/Amsterdam
Carving up jamón from a full pig’s leg and serving it to customers with a flourish is normally an art form reserved only for tapas bars and cafes in Spain.But one bar in South East London’s Maltby Street Market is bringing the most Spanish of traditi...
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23
November
2012
| 18:37 Europe/Amsterdam
Yorkshire Sculpture Park (YSP) is displaying a set of Catalan artist Joan Miro’s works until January 6, 2013.Known as one of Europe’s most important 20th Century artists, Miro said: ‘Sculpture must stand in the open air, in the middle of nature’. And...
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