Malaga Film Festival

One year on the city of Malaga prepares itself for another shower of stars for the Malaga Film Festival, of which this year celebrates its 16th anniversary. The chosen theme for the year 2013 is full of symbolism and meaning, putting maximum emphasis on the infamous red carpet. From the 20th– 27th April, in the…

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7 Reasons to Learn Spanish with OnSpain

Onspain School is a language based organization, for anyone interested in taking up a Spanish course in Spain, to improve Spanish Grammar, conversational skills, or to travel with our School Tours. They aim to make learning a language a fun, valuable and rewarding experience, just as being abroad should be! Here are 7 reasons why…

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Chocolate with churros

In almost always sunny Málaga, located in southern Spain, there are a lot of places where you can enjoy the traditional Spanish dishes. Gazpacho, a cold soup of vegetables and herbs, is for example a cool hors-d’oeuvre and a typical dish for the Andalusia region. Tinto de verano, also known as summer wine, is a hit…

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The short summer of Michaelmas in Spain

Everyone knows that Spain provides a pleasant climate throughout the whole year. Besides that, the summer also returns for a short period during the Michaelmas in Spain. This is right…! We live in a country that, especially in the South, is blessed with a good weather climate. Nevertheless, autumn reaches the peninsula, too. Namely in…

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Spanish December traditions

Lottery ticket, red underwear and 12 grapes, the Spanish December traditions. In Spain a great deal of emphasis is placed on customs and ancient rituals. A Christmas tradition, that most of the Spaniards follow since 1812, is the Christmas lottery (Sorteo de Navidad). From mid-July onwards, you can buy your lottery ticket in special lottery…

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