What links the Puerta de Alcalá in Madrid and the Puerta de Madrid in Alcalá?
The annual re-enactment of Madrid citizens’ defence against the French invasion of 1808.
Why is Málaga’s Guadalmedina river such an eyesore and what are the plans to make it more attractive for walkers and visitors.
What links a medieval castle in a small Spanish town and a modern housing estate in Madrid? It’s Eugenia de Montijo; the last Empress of France.
A re-enactment of life in Iron Age and Roman Spain, in the Madrid suburb of Carabanchel that has a long and interesting history.
The celebration of Madrid’s patron Saint, San Isidro and the rare opportunity to see his preserved body.
The medieval town of La Alberca has a lot of history in its decorative doorways.
Introduction to the history blog Confused Heap of Facts.
The medieval town of Belmonte and its links with Cervantes’ Spanish literary classic: Don Quixote.