Widely known for Flamenco music and dance, bullfights, fantastic beaches and lots of sunshine, Spain has much more to offer than that. It is -and has been for thousands of years- one of the cultural centers of Europe.Learn more about Spanish Culture...
- Spanish Art
- Spanish Society
- Spanish music
- Spanish cinema
- Spanish flamenco
- Spanish history
Vicente Blasco Ibáñez
At one time, this realist-naturalist writer from Valencia had earned great success both in Spain and the US, where some of his novels were made into films such as The 4 Horsemen of the Apocalypse. Today, he’s quite unknown to many. Get to know him better here.
Poblet Monastery is a unique architectural ensemble that lies hidden away deep in the heart of Spain’s Catalonia region. Visitors may observe the local monks’ ability to harmonize tradition and modern practices to create a highly sustainable living space. Read more here.
Cycling Road Race World Championships
The world’s top male and female cyclists compete in this intense road race that is being held this year in northern Spain’s Ponferrada. Join us and find out more about this exciting event.
Tower of Hercules (Torre de Hércules)
Located in the west of Galicia, the Finis Terrae (known as the End of the World at the time), this Roman lighthouse is the only one of its kind still in operation today. Its history is full of stories and legends that you can get to know better here.
The novelist, journalist and poet Julio Llamazares, born in León, is one of the most interesting authors in today’s literary world. Through his works we can deepen our knowledge and better understand the landscape of León, recent Spanish history and some of its most interesting places.