6 reasons to love Woody Allen’s favourite city

6 reasons to love Woody Allen’s favourite city

Woody Allen claims it as his favourite city in Spain, but the northern city of Oviedo remains one of the lesser explored of all the country's regional capitals. Here are six reasons why that should change.

Woody Allen drops in on his favourite Spanish city

Woody Allen drops in on his favourite Spanish city

While the US film director's first love is famously New York City, he chose to holiday this week in his second: the Asturian city of Oviedo.

Catalonia independence movement loses support

Catalonia independence movement loses support

Support for an independent Catalonia is waning, according to a new public opinion poll, and only 42 percent would vote "yes" in a referendum on whether to split from Spain.

Costa Brava beaches closed over shark fears

Costa Brava beaches closed over shark fears

Police on the Costa Brava were forced to close four beaches on Thursday after sharks were spotted in shallow waters.

Nadal doubts future after Wimbledon thrashing

Nadal doubts future after Wimbledon thrashing

Spanish tennis ace Rafael Nadal has hinted at retirement after his shock second-round defeat by German 102 seed, Dustin Brown.

Game of Thrones add a surprise Spain location

Game of Thrones add a surprise Spain location

The hit television series have added Navarra as a third location in Spain to their September filming schedule and are looking for tall, slender men and women with a dark complexion to be extras.

Maggie’s out as mayor renames Madrid square

Maggie’s out as mayor renames Madrid square

Manuela Carmena, the new left-wing mayor of Madrid, has proposed changing the name of a Madrid square named after the Iron Lady.

Spanish reporter flees Egypt to avoid arrest

Spanish reporter flees Egypt to avoid arrest

A Spanish journalist said he was forced to flee the country to avoid arrest after writing a book about the Muslim Brotherhood, a claim authorities denied.