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Christmas is a very special time and it is lived in different ways in each part of the world. In the future post, we will talk about how these holidays are lived in Spain.   But, today we have preferred to bring you a scrumptious TOP 5: CHRISTMAS SWEETS. Marzipan This Christmas candy is made with...
As we promised in the previous post of the Catholic Kings, this time we bring you one dedicated to the Holy Spanish Inquisition. Before starting, it is better that you forget everything you thought you knew about this institution. Today, we will kill a myth. We will tell you a truth that, perhaps,...
It is very likely that the Catholic Kings are the most well-known monarchs in Spain by Spanish speakers and, also, all over the world. Who were the Catholic Kings? The King, Ferdinand the II of Aragon; the Queen, Isabel the I of Castile. They were Kings of Castile and Aragon during the second half...
The Ibero-American Exposition of 1929 was an international exhibition that took place in Seville in 1929 and aimed to strengthen relations between the countries of the Iberian Peninsula (Spain and Portugal) with the countries of Latin America and the United States, although other countries, such as...
Life Bartolomé was born in 1617, being the youngest of a family of fourteen brothers. His father, Gaspar Esteban, was a well-to-do barber, surgeon and bleeder who was sometimes treated as a bachelor. His mother, María Pérez Murillo, came from a family of silversmiths and counted among his close...
Peter the 1st of Castile reigned in Castile and the territories conquered by his ancestors from 1334 until his death in 1369. Before going deeper into one of the most picturesque kings of Spanish history, we must situate ourselves in situation: In the 14th Century, Spain was still divided into...

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