In the context of the 525th anniversary of the ‘Encounter Between the Old and the New World’, Nao Victoria Foundation is building a replica of the most famous ship from the Age of Discoveries.
The representatives of the 500 Most Beautiful Villages of the World held their international meeting in Albarracín (Teruel) and Morella (Castellón).
From 26 to 28 October, Melilla is playing host to the 5th Creative Cities and Territories in Spain Forum, gathering the representatives of Spanish cities and regions, as well as of 18 guest countries, to discuss how to promote tourism based on culture, innovation and creativity.
The celebration was attended by Queen Letizia. The Foundation has 1.8 million beneficiaries in Latin America. Up to 77% of them belong to vulnerable groups and 60% are women.
Creative Schools, a project by Telefónica Foundation and chef Ferran Adrià, brings elBulli’s innovative and creative philosophy to schools in Spain, encouraging experimentation and the use of new technologies.
Casa América de Madrid acogió el pasado 31 de mayo la presentación del informe “La sombra de Hernando de Soto: entre el misterio y la leyenda″, elaborado por The Hispanic Council, que reivindica el papel del explorador español en la huella hispánica de Estados Unidos.
The International Journalism Awards granted by Club Internacional de Prensa gave recognition to individuals and organisations making outstanding contributions to journalism, the defence of human values and the support of communication media. The awards celebrated their 25th anniversary this year.
Spain has 11 areas on the list of UNESCO’s Global Geoparks, including some with a unique geological heritage and extraordinarily beautiful landscapes.
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.