Danish tourists encouraged to come to Spanish holiday isles to fornicate

Danish tourists encouraged to come to Spanish holiday isles to fornicate

A travel agency is encouraging Danish tourists to come to Spain to make a baby...and to get wannabe grandmothers to pay for it.

Sex attacker caught in Spain after posting elevator selfie on Facebook

Sex attacker caught in Spain after posting elevator selfie on Facebook

Police in Malaga were able to track down a sex offender by tracing the serial number of the elevator after he posted a photograph of himself in it on Facebook.

British buyers are leading the way in Spain’s foreign property market

British buyers are leading the way in Spain’s foreign property market

One in five properties sold to foreigners in Spain is purchased by a Brit, new figures have revealed.

7 essential steps to buying in Spain

7 essential steps to buying in Spain

If you are planning to invest in property in Spain make sure you don't leave your brain on the plane but follow these essential steps.

Venture capitalists flock to invest in Spain’s flourishing startup scene

Venture capitalists flock to invest in Spain’s flourishing startup scene

As one of the most important startup conferences gets underway in Madrid, The Local chats to organizer Liz Fleming on how venture capital investment in Spain has doubled within two years.

‘We keep a typewriter at the back for customers to punch out poems’

‘We keep a typewriter at the back for customers to punch out poems’

In this week’s instalment of My Spanish Career, The Local talks to Terry and Charlotte, the couple behind Desperate Literature, Madrid’s newest bibliophile hangout.

Italian cycling champ comes clean over hitching a lift in Tour of Spain

Italian cycling champ comes clean over hitching a lift in Tour of Spain

Italian cycling star Vincenzo Nibali admitted his guilt on Sunday nearly six weeks after being thrown off Spain's Vuelta for cheating by holding on to his Astana team's car.

Pentagon chief arrives in Madrid amid Syrian and Afghan crises

Pentagon chief arrives in Madrid amid Syrian and Afghan crises

US Defence Secretary Ashton Carter arrived in Madrid on Sunday, beginning a European tour amid alarm over Russian bombardments in Syria and the refugee crisis sparked by the conflict.