As many as 684 Blue Flags will be flying along the Spanish coastline this summer. They belong to 579 beaches, 100 marinas and five boating tourism operators. This total places Spain at the top of the Blue Flag global ranking.
The Djehuty Project Spanish team unearthed a unique funeral garden that can provide valuable information on botany and environmental conditions in ancient Thebes (Luxor) during the Middle Kingdom (1980-1790 BC).
A team at Araba University Hospital (Vitoria-Gasteiz) has developed a sophisticated image-based system for biopsy in small tumours, where the systems now available cannot be used.
Peñín Guide is the most influential publication on Spanish wines at the international level. This year’s edition reviews about 11,500 wines. The Guide is sold in 32 different countries in Spanish, English and German, available both online and in print.
In the Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Report 2017 by the World Economic Forum, Spain retained the first place as the favourite tourist destination, courtesy of our country’s cultural and natural resources, transport and tourist service infrastructure, and prioritisation of travel and tourism.
The campaign, #SpaininMYheart, involving renowned travel bloggers, encourages British tourists to share their experiences in Spain.
Considered to be one of the top restaurants in the world, it ranks third in The World’s 50 Best Restaurants and it has just received the Ferrari Trento Art of Hospitality Award 2017.
The pre-Hispanic archaeological site in Gran Canaria was submitted by Spain for inscription on UNESCO’s World Heritage List in 2019.
King Felipe presided over the prize-giving ceremony for the XXXIVth King of Spain International Journalism Awards and the XIIIth Don Quijote Award, which recognise the work of Latin American journalists. Among them, Arturo Pérez- Reverte and Carmen Posadas.
A survey carried out in the United States finds that Spain is the country that Americans prefer for solo travel, thanks to indicators such as safety, the environment, the transport infrastructures and tourism, among others.
The research project involves the participation of six hospitals in Madrid and seeks to close complicated fissures in long bones by means of the implantation of stem cells derived from bone marrow.
Spanish wines swept the board at the 2017 Bacchus Awards, where more than 1700 labels from all over the world were in contention. The fifteen wineries from Spain obtained scores of over 92 points out of 100.
Architects Rafael Aranda, Carme Pigem and Ramon Vilalta are the winners of the most prestigious architecture award for their ability to design projects in perfect harmony with the surrounding landscape.
The Wines from Spain Trade Fair is back in London. Being held at Tobacco Dock on 9 March, it will come to a peak with a meal designed by Spanish chef Omar Allibhoy.
A study explains why populist far-right parties have failed to succeed in the Spanish political system, even in the face of the economic downturn.