Support your local casquería

Are you supporting your local casquería? Maybe you should. A lot of people have probably never spent any time at a casquería – the shop where they sell

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Austerity Chronicles: The Underground Economy

It’s always funny listening to the BBC report on Spain’s economic problems, because the discussion invariably comes back to the underground economy, and the host of the show

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What do the Spanish think about foreign people?

I don’t know how it happens… But sometimes (well, maybe often would be a better word) Spanish people read what I’ve written here on this blog and get

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La Terapia Definitiva de Fernando Cayo

En el Círculo de Bellas Artes de Madrid hace poco tuve el placer de ver la obra que se titula La Terapia Definitiva de Fernando Cayo, uno de

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Trujillo, Spain: a beautiful small town in Extremadura

Here are some pictures of Trujillo, Spain. It’s a small town in Extremadura, a region in the in the west. Let’s say about two or three hours from

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From Málaga to Málagon: Corruption in the Spanish Government

Spain is different! And there’s no better proof than the recent corruption scandals that have hit the government and the monarchy. Many somewhat-naive expats from the Anglosphere, upon

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Ligar con una americana o ¡morir en el intento!

¿Quieres ligar con una americana? Quizá te puedo ayudar… De lo que veo en las estadísticas de tráfico de este humilde blog, mi artículo sobre cómo ligar con

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Procesión de Semana Santa, Trujillo, España

This procession took place in Trujillo, Extremadura, Spain on Palm Sunday 2013. Christ is depicted on a donkey riding into Jerusalem. Procesión de Semana Santa en Trujillo, en

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A lower minimum wage creates jobs?

For those of you wringing your hands over the issue of a minimum-wage increase in the US, perhaps the Spanish situation might teach you a thing or two.

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Cómo ligar con guiris – ligar con extranjeras es posible si sabes cómo…

Debido al aplastante éxito de mi artículo de ayer “Cómo ligar en inglés” he buscado un poco más información sobre el tema de las relaciones interculturales. Y he

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