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Saturday 25th of November 2017

Feature Articles

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Ryan Rockmore came to Spain to pursue his passion for Flamenco; having completed his first show in Madrid, De Madrid al sur, he speaks with Laura Tabor about his journey

Librería Libros Libres has become a well-known stop on the Madrid book-lover’s literary treasure hunt, writes Catriona Spaven-Donn. Ironically, its selling point is that all books are free

Erratic spring weather can cause havoc with your plans in Madrid. Irene Berman-Vaporis looks at alternatives for a wet or sunny day

The combination of travel and romance in Spain didn't begin with budget airlines. Maritza Mossberg speaks to members of Madrid’s British Ladies Association about love and life in the 1960s and 70s

Ryan Rockmore came to Spain to pursue his passion for flamenco; having completed his first show in Madrid, De Madrid al sur, he speaks with Laura Tabor about his journey

To celebrate the wonderful array of strange Spanish fiestas, Jeff Wiseman and Maritza Mossberg investigate some of the lesser-known special occasions

The Rastro is an essential part of any visit to Madrid. chats to some stallholders to find out how they became part of the market’s marvellous mix

Street artist Spidertag brightens up Madrid, and other urban and rural sites, using only wool, nails and a hammer. Catriona Spaven-Donn finds out what inspires him to light up abandoned corners with colourful webs

In public spaces and small yarn-filled shops around Madrid, devotees of crochet, knitting, and other craftwork form a network of skilled artisans. Laura Tabor explores their haunts and learns about the appeal of the hobby

In the second part of her interview with 85-year-old Doris White, Alexandra Sheffield continues Doris’s remarkable story following her arrival in Madrid in 1950