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2020
17
January
2020
| 15:00 Europe/Amsterdam
In the days before Lent, Spain goes wild as it celebrates Carnival or Carnaval in Spanish. One of the biggest spectacles of the year, Carnaval is a display of rhythm, colour, flamboyance and luxury during which locals and visitors come together to le...
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2019
11
February
2019
| 15:43 Europe/Amsterdam
Thanks to its mountainous terrain, Spain possesses a number of cave systems, some of them among the most famous in the world. The Iberian nation is again piquing the interest of scientists and archaeologists in 2019 as three new hand prints were disc...
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2018
11
October
2018
| 12:52 Europe/Amsterdam
This week, from 8-14 October, the fifth edition of the International Sherry Week is taking place with individual contributors hosting an array of celebrations across the globe. Organised under the patronage of El Consejo Regulador Jerez-Xeres-Sherry,...
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21
February
2018
| 17:21 Europe/Amsterdam
Throughout Spain the arrival of blossom signifies the beginning of spring. Stunning displays of cherry, orange and almond blossom can be enjoyed in many locations around the country, each with a distinct aroma and colour. Jerte Valley, Extremadura...
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09
February
2018
| 18:40 Europe/Amsterdam
The week leading up to Lent (February 14) sees some of the largest parties take place in Spain. It's one of the most vibrant and lively events in the Spanish calendar, where the streets are filled costumes, dancing and a fantastic celebratory atmosph...
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05
February
2018
| 15:27 Europe/Amsterdam
Spain has endless options for a great Valentine’s Day destination, whether in the heart of a city or a coastal town, there are many unique locations to spend this special day with a loved one. Segovia, Castile and León For a fairy-tale Valentin...
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2015
16
March
2015
| 15:15 Europe/Amsterdam
One of the most vertiginous paths of the world, the King’s Pathway, at more than 3km long, over 100m high and never more than a metre wide, will be open to the public on March 28. Located between the towns of Antequera and Ardales, 40 miles northw...
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27
February
2015
| 14:15 Europe/Amsterdam
The conference, sponsored by the Spanish Tourist Board in London, the Córdoba Tourist Board and the Andalucía Tourist Board, will host about 150 delegates from AITO from June 11-14. During the event these professionals will carry out several activ...
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2014
31
October
2014
| 17:20 Europe/Amsterdam
Between January and September 2014, Spain saw a 7.4% increase in visitors when compared to 2013, with over 52.4 million international visitors   Total tourism expenditure from January 2014 to the end of September 2014 has grown by 7.3% year on...
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12
September
2014
| 18:46 Europe/Amsterdam
With Autumn slowly making an appearance, many of us are packing up our swimsuits but with warm autumnal days in Spain, reaching temperatures well over 20 degrees, Spain offers the chance to enjoy a number of water sports, with fewer crowds and great ...
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27
August
2014
| 17:24 Europe/Amsterdam
The Spanish region of Andalucía has become Barclays Premier League team, Aston Villa’s official tourist destination partner for the 2014-2015 football season.Home to over 800km of coastline, great weather, historical heritage and exquisite gastronomy...
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08
August
2014
| 15:19 Europe/Amsterdam
Have you visited the Dine Mile High Andalucía pop up yet? Tickets are selling fast for the last remaining dates, so pack your suitcase and book a flight before it's too late. In collaboration with the Spanish Tourist Office and the Andalucía Tourism ...
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01
August
2014
| 12:07 Europe/Amsterdam
The first six months of 2014 saw a 7.3% increase compared to 2013, with over 28 million international visitors to Spain   In June alone, Spain welcomed 6.6 million international visitors, up 4.5% year on year and tourism expenditure grew by 3....
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01
July
2014
| 09:40 Europe/Amsterdam
In May 2014, Spain welcomed in excess of 6 million international visitors, up 5.7% year on year. Tourism expenditure in May 2014 grew by 3.5% year on year with a total spend of €5.2 billion. Cumulatively from January 2014 until the end of May ...
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10
June
2014
| 15:57 Europe/Amsterdam
London's coolest pop up gastronomic event is back with venganza  this summer and the Spanish Tourist Office and the region of Andalucía are delighted to be sponsoring it. Lovers of all things Spanish should book their tickets sharpish as Shuttlecock ...
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03
June
2014
| 13:04 Europe/Amsterdam
Ramblers Worldwide Holidays, the experts in guided walking adventures across the globe, has teamed up with the Spanish Tourist Office to offer a two day Spanish extravaganza in the picturesque village of Lemsford, Hertfordshire on Saturday 28 and Sun...
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28
March
2014
| 13:46 Europe/Amsterdam
• January and February sees total expenditure of over €6 billion, a 9.1% year on year increase• UK visitor expenditure represented the highest increase, with a 12.2% year on year increaseThe total spend by foreign visitors to Spain during January and...
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25
March
2014
| 13:00 Europe/Amsterdam
In January and February 2014, Spain welcomed 6.2 million international tourists representing an 11.8% year on year increase. In February 2014, Spain welcomed 3.1 million international tourists, representing an 11.2% year on year increase. In ...
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20
January
2014
| 18:05 Europe/Amsterdam
Jerez de la Frontera in Andalucia has been chosen as the 2014 European Wine City and is gearing up for a host of events to add to its already bursting calendar of colourful annual festivals and gastronomy events.Highlights to look forward to include ...
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2013
22
August
2013
| 12:50 Europe/Amsterdam
Ridley Scott’s next Hollywood film, Exodus, is to be based in Almeria, with filming taking place at locations across Spain, Morocco and the UK.The new film, which focuses on the biblical story of Moses and the Jewish exodus to the Promised Land, is d...
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