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A selection of the finest Paradores in the region
Confusion over sentence review means Spain's longest-serving inmate must stay behind bars
A Spanish league match between Granada and Mallorca on Sunday was abandoned in the 63rd minute after a linesman was hit in the face by an umbrella hurled from the stands at Los Carmenes stadium.
Cuts are now biting deep into civic life. One council has even bet its budget on the lottery
This penalty from Calvente for Spain in their match against Italy is a classic, regardless of the level it was scored at...
My parents ... instilled a real sense of priority in me; they made me realise that the most joyful and important things in life cost nothing. My dad worked for IBM – I was never quite sure what he did. My mum looked after me and my younger brother Charlie.
Central America's largest country is more than just a land of lakes and volcanoes – it is also rich in culture.
No Facebook. No Freeview. No ‘X Factor’. Jonathan Ross on a fraction of his current pay. Ian Burrell looks back one decade and finds that it seems like a century ago...
Whether you crave a spiritual pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela or prefer to follow in Don Quixote's fictional footsteps, you can find your perfect route
Up to 800,000 fake passes handed out as entry system descends into anarchy
Once an idea-free zone, blockbuster novels are now attracting gifted authors. Boyd Tonkin asks if genre fiction is raising its game, and selects the best holiday reads
It’s been published in 38 countries, translated into 42 languages, turned into an Oscar-nominated movie – and sold more than 10 million copies. The haunting tale of The Kite Runner has become one of the publishing industry’s greatest success stories. Now the search is on for the next big thing to come from the East