12 pictures that show the true beauty of northern Spain’s beaches

12 pictures that show the true beauty of northern Spain’s beaches

The wild beaches of Spain's northern coast offer dramatic coves, wild rock formations, long stretches of fine white sand, and best of all, hardly any people.

Which Spanish regions are likely to allow people to remove their masks outdoors?
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Which Spanish regions are likely to allow people to remove their masks outdoors?

This Spanish city has been voted the best place to live by its inhabitants

This Spanish city has been voted the best place to live by its inhabitants

Spain passes contested education bill

Spain passes contested education bill

#Navidad: How to make a Spanish version of mulled wine (using Galician fire-water!)

#Navidad: How to make a Spanish version of mulled wine (using Galician fire-water!)

OPINION: The greatest challenge of moving to Spain was leaving friends and family behind

OPINION: The greatest challenge of moving to Spain was leaving friends and family behind

How Spain plans to bring back tourists in 2021

How Spain plans to bring back tourists in 2021

Life in Spain: ‘When words fail us, laughter is the best medicine’

Life in Spain: ‘When words fail us, laughter is the best medicine’

Canary Islands to make masks obligatory and introduce a smoking ban

Canary Islands to make masks obligatory and introduce a smoking ban

Fisherman finds priceless medieval religious icon on Spanish riverbed

Fisherman finds priceless medieval religious icon on Spanish riverbed

‘Splendid isolation’: A quiet life in lockdown in rural Galicia

‘Splendid isolation’: A quiet life in lockdown in rural Galicia

Why do people from this Spanish region live longer than all other Europeans?

Why do people from this Spanish region live longer than all other Europeans?

OPINION: You will never feel at home in Spain if you languish in an expat ghetto

OPINION: You will never feel at home in Spain if you languish in an expat ghetto

Furcoats v short sleeves: The challenge of dressing like a local during Spain’s winter months

Furcoats v short sleeves: The challenge of dressing like a local during Spain’s winter months

‘Strange but spicy’: How our Christmas in Galicia defines us

‘Strange but spicy’: How our Christmas in Galicia defines us

Living in Spain: What to do with a dilapidated Galician farmhouse that housed pigs for decades?

Living in Spain: What to do with a dilapidated Galician farmhouse that housed pigs for decades?

Narco-sub: How drug smugglers are using submarines to smuggle cocaine into Spain

Narco-sub: How drug smugglers are using submarines to smuggle cocaine into Spain

Property in Spain: The six Spanish villages that cost less than a two-bedroom flat in Madrid or Barcelona
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Property in Spain: The six Spanish villages that cost less than a two-bedroom flat in Madrid or Barcelona

From Rose Cottage to Casa Girasol: Growing a garden in Galicia

From Rose Cottage to Casa Girasol: Growing a garden in Galicia

‘Nothing prepared me for the eccentricities of Spanish driving etiquette’

‘Nothing prepared me for the eccentricities of Spanish driving etiquette’

An Aussie in Galicia: Discovering that bureaucracy is Spain’s national sport

An Aussie in Galicia: Discovering that bureaucracy is Spain’s national sport

An Aussie in Galicia: Seasonal change and a bumper apple harvest

An Aussie in Galicia: Seasonal change and a bumper apple harvest

An Aussie in Galicia: Work to transform our tired neglected house begins in earnest

An Aussie in Galicia: Work to transform our tired neglected house begins in earnest

An Aussie in Galicia: How free labour helps transform a renovation project

An Aussie in Galicia: How free labour helps transform a renovation project

An Aussie in Galicia: Meet the woman who swapped the Sydney suburbs for rural Spain

An Aussie in Galicia: Meet the woman who swapped the Sydney suburbs for rural Spain

Why a village in northwestern Spain is about to be invaded by bloodthirsty Vikings

Why a village in northwestern Spain is about to be invaded by bloodthirsty Vikings

WATCH: Paraded alive in coffins? This has to be Spain’s strangest fiesta

WATCH: Paraded alive in coffins? This has to be Spain’s strangest fiesta

Two leaders of Galician independence terrorist cell arrested in Spain

Two leaders of Galician independence terrorist cell arrested in Spain

IN PICS: Wildfire rages in Galicia after spark from high-voltage power line

IN PICS: Wildfire rages in Galicia after spark from high-voltage power line

This Galician town introduced an inspiring weight loss challenge

This Galician town introduced an inspiring weight loss challenge

Safety warning over tablets in cars after child’s death in Galicia

Safety warning over tablets in cars after child’s death in Galicia

Life in Spain: We dream of becoming self-sufficient

Life in Spain: We dream of becoming self-sufficient

IN PICS: Velazquez’s ladies-in-waiting spruce up struggling Galician town

IN PICS: Velazquez’s ladies-in-waiting spruce up struggling Galician town

‘The floor gave way as if we were in an elevator’: Spectators and PM Sanchez react to Vigo accident

‘The floor gave way as if we were in an elevator’: Spectators and PM Sanchez react to Vigo accident

More than 370 injured after boardwalk collapses at Vigo festival

More than 370 injured after boardwalk collapses at Vigo festival

Spanish police arrest notorious drug baron ‘abuelo’ in Galicia

Spanish police arrest notorious drug baron ‘abuelo’ in Galicia

As Spain battles extreme drought, experts warn climate change means it’s here to stay

As Spain battles extreme drought, experts warn climate change means it’s here to stay

‘This was provoked’: Spanish PM Rajoy blames arsonists for deadly wildfires

‘This was provoked’: Spanish PM Rajoy blames arsonists for deadly wildfires

At least four dead as wildfires ravage Galicia

At least four dead as wildfires ravage Galicia

Basques and Galicians vote to unblock Spain’s deadlock

Basques and Galicians vote to unblock Spain’s deadlock

Cow attempts great escape from slaughterhouse in northern Spain

Cow attempts great escape from slaughterhouse in northern Spain

Galicia town to take action against Google Translate over ‘clitoris’ gaffe

Galicia town to take action against Google Translate over ‘clitoris’ gaffe

Google Translate error sees Galicia celebrate ‘clitoris festival’

Google Translate error sees Galicia celebrate ‘clitoris festival’

Beach football ban amid health and safety fears

Beach football ban amid health and safety fears

Seagull steals camera for amazing bird’s eye selfie

Seagull steals camera for amazing bird’s eye selfie

Outrage over Enrique Iglesias music video ad

Outrage over Enrique Iglesias music video ad

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Gravedigger trapped under 200kg tombstone

Galicia: homesick horse causes traffic chaos

Galicia: homesick horse causes traffic chaos

IN PICS: Galicia’s flour bombing fest

IN PICS: Galicia’s flour bombing fest

Ancient anchors hint at Spain–Viking link

Ancient anchors hint at Spain–Viking link

Almodóvar sorry over ‘illiterate’ Galicians gaffe

Almodóvar sorry over ‘illiterate’ Galicians gaffe

Monster storm set to bash Spanish coasts

Monster storm set to bash Spanish coasts

Three die as ship crashes into fishing boat

Three die as ship crashes into fishing boat

Islas Cíes, Galicia: Discovering the incredible beauty of Spain’s most pristine islands

Islas Cíes, Galicia: Discovering the incredible beauty of Spain’s most pristine islands

Spain gives away empty villages for free

Spain gives away empty villages for free

VIDEO: Giant waves hit Spain’s Atlantic coast

VIDEO: Giant waves hit Spain’s Atlantic coast

Dutch politician’s death in Spain ‘a mystery’

Dutch politician’s death in Spain ‘a mystery’

Firefighters control massive Galicia blaze

Firefighters control massive Galicia blaze

Galicia blaze sends residents fleeing

Galicia blaze sends residents fleeing

Spain set to revise rail network speed limits

Spain set to revise rail network speed limits

Crash driver was on phone to train conductor

Crash driver was on phone to train conductor

‘I don’t know why I didn’t brake’: Train crash driver

‘I don’t know why I didn’t brake’: Train crash driver

Train crash driver was on phone to rail company

Train crash driver was on phone to rail company

Mourners honour Spain’s train crash victims

Mourners honour Spain’s train crash victims

Train driver admits to lapse of concentration

Train driver admits to lapse of concentration

Friends defend ‘excellent professional’ crash driver

Friends defend ‘excellent professional’ crash driver

Crash driver detained for ‘reckless homicide’

Crash driver detained for ‘reckless homicide’

Memorial service for train victims announced

Memorial service for train victims announced

Train driver snubs police in crash probe

Train driver snubs police in crash probe

Train crash death toll revised down to 78

Train crash death toll revised down to 78

Crash probe focuses on ‘speed freak’ driver

Crash probe focuses on ‘speed freak’ driver

‘I was going at twice the speed limit: Train driver

‘I was going at twice the speed limit: Train driver

Train crash near Santiago kills at least 77

Train crash near Santiago kills at least 77

Frozen foods king admits to fishy growth plan

Frozen foods king admits to fishy growth plan

Oil spill disaster hearings draw to close

Oil spill disaster hearings draw to close

‘Bankrupt’ protestors hit with flood of fines

‘Bankrupt’ protestors hit with flood of fines

‘Hotel baby’ born after hospital blunder

‘Hotel baby’ born after hospital blunder

Bald running race raises hairless pride in Spain

Bald running race raises hairless pride in Spain

Modest mayor chips in as school caretaker

Modest mayor chips in as school caretaker

Singing pilot diverts flight in sightseeing stunt

Singing pilot diverts flight in sightseeing stunt

Restaurant draws diners with free taxi offer

Restaurant draws diners with free taxi offer

‘I won’t stop until I see you in a pine coffin’

‘I won’t stop until I see you in a pine coffin’

Politician snubs narco-friendship photo talk

Politician snubs narco-friendship photo talk

Why Galicia just banned smoking in public due to risk of coronavirus infection

Why Galicia just banned smoking in public due to risk of coronavirus infection

Spain’s Galicia will be first region to enter ‘new normal’ on June 15th

Spain’s Galicia will be first region to enter ‘new normal’ on June 15th

OPINION: How I found my foodie tribe in Galicia
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OPINION: How I found my foodie tribe in Galicia

Group of friends buy entire abandoned Spanish village to fulfil retirement dream

Group of friends buy entire abandoned Spanish village to fulfil retirement dream

Spain’s Galicia welcomes back thousands of Venezuelans

Spain’s Galicia welcomes back thousands of Venezuelans