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How flash mob flamenco took on the banks

How flash mob flamenco took on the banks | Spain Exposed | Scoop.it
Jason Webster looks at the flash mob flamenco phenomenon - the latest version of an art form that has reconnected flamenco with its origins in social protest.
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Jason Webster has published several books on Spain..........

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Spain Exposed
A mixture of comments, blogs, articles, web sites etc on Expat life in Spain including my published articles.
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TIM Spain - TIM Spain, the Costa Blanca´s No.1 FREE Magazine!

TIM Spain - TIM Spain, the Costa Blanca´s No.1 FREE Magazine! | Spain Exposed | Scoop.it
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My article this month is - Lucentum and MARQ, all about Alicante's ancient history.

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Holy Week in the Valencia Region - Comunitat Valenciana

Holy Week in the Valencia Region - Comunitat Valenciana | Spain Exposed | Scoop.it
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Marks & Spencer eyes move back to Spain - The Local

Marks & Spencer eyes move back to Spain - The Local | Spain Exposed | Scoop.it
UK retail giant Marks & Spencer is eyeing a possible return to Spain nearly 15 years after the retailer left the country with its tail between its legs.
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Good luck M&S, last time I was in London I thought their shops were poor.............be interesting to see how they do in Spain.

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Festivals of Spain: More tea than bull

Festivals of Spain: More tea than bull | Spain Exposed | Scoop.it
“Do you want to know a secret?” grins Jorge Martín, mayor of Algo, a village hidden in the mountains behind Málaga’s Costa del Sol. “If we have a problem, we can work it out.” He is talking about one of Spain’s wonderful festivals, but one of the few with British...
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A walk through Alicante among green giants - Comunitat Valenciana

A walk through Alicante among green giants - Comunitat Valenciana | Spain Exposed | Scoop.it
Alicante no es sólo cielo ni es sólo mar, la capital de la Costa Blanca posee un increíble patrimonio arbóreo de enorme y elegante porte. Un paseo por la ciudad revela este trascendente y raro acervo que con la llegada de la primavera es, si cabe, más impresionante. Ven a pasear por Alicante entre verdes gigantes, un recorrido natural por el corazón de la ciudad.
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Very beautiful it is too............

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INVEST IN SPAIN >> News

INVEST IN SPAIN >> News | Spain Exposed | Scoop.it
Invest in Spain es la entidad pública de ámbito nacional responsable de la atracción, promoción y mantenimiento de la inversión extranjera directa en España.
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"Foreign investment has considerable effects on a country's economic development. In this sense, Spain ranks among the countries that receive the most Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in the world. This is one of the main conclusions drawn from a report by the consultancy firm Deloitte on "Foreign Investment in Spain and Its Socio-Economic Contribution", which assesses the value added by companies with foreign capital to Spain's development and the promotion of "Marca España," or "Brand Spain."

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Santillana del Mar: One of the most beautiful villages in Spain

Santillana del Mar: One of the most beautiful villages in Spain | Spain Exposed | Scoop.it

A must for people who visit the north of Spain is the historic-artistic Santillana del Mar (Santillana of the Sea), one of the most beautiful villages in Spain (Cantabria). In fact, the preservation of its medieval buildings and its stone streets is itself worth a visit. Moreover, Santillana del Mar also has a lot of to offer visitors in the way of architecture

 

 


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Santillana is beautiful... a bit touristy... get off the beaten path with a local:

 

http://northernexposurespain.com/

 

 

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Spain’s Eleven: Eleven Gastronomic Icons from Spain

Foods & Wines from Spain

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Ten jobs that you can only do in Spain - The Local

Ten jobs that you can only do in Spain - The Local | Spain Exposed | Scoop.it
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UK slashes passport costs for Spain expats - The Local

UK slashes passport costs for Spain expats - The Local | Spain Exposed | Scoop.it
British expats in Spain will pay a third less for new passports in the wake of what UK authorities are calling efficiency savings over the last three years.
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Amazing............

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Top Ten: Spain's coolest hotels 2014 - The Local

Top Ten: Spain's coolest hotels 2014 - The Local | Spain Exposed | Scoop.it
Tired of staying in hotels without any character? Looking for accommodation with a difference? Then check out The Local List of Spain's coolest places to stay.
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Port Aventura to invest 100 million euros in a Ferrari-themed area

Port Aventura to invest 100 million euros in a Ferrari-themed area | Spain Exposed | Scoop.it
Catalan project will be world’s second theme park devoted to the car maker after Abu Dhabi
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Fallas in Valencia, a prelude to Springtime - Pirates, corsairs and hikers invade Peñíscola - Tasty Lent in Pilar de la Horadada

Fallas in Valencia, a prelude to Springtime - Pirates, corsairs and hikers invade Peñíscola - Tasty Lent in Pilar de la Horadada | Spain Exposed | Scoop.it
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Why the train in Spain is more popular than the plane

Why the train in Spain is more popular than the plane | Spain Exposed | Scoop.it
High-speed rail overtakes flights as most popular mode of travel
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The Glory and Madness of Nero at Terra Mítica - Astronomic meeting at the Castellón Planetarium - El Puig, as fun as it is delicious

The Glory and Madness of Nero at Terra Mítica - Astronomic meeting at the Castellón Planetarium - El Puig, as fun as it is delicious | Spain Exposed | Scoop.it
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Spain's best beaches 2014 The Local

Spain's best beaches 2014 The Local | Spain Exposed | Scoop.it
Spain doesnt exactly have a shortage of beaches: in fact, the most difficult part is often choosing which one youre going to visit. To make the decision just a little easier, The Local has put together a collection of some of the best spots on Spains glorious coastline. Several of these — including the world-beating Playa de Ses Illetes in Formentera — were featured in the recent Trip Advisor list of the countrys best beaches. Others have been chosen for their sheer beauty, or unique character. From secluded rocky coves to seemingly infinite stretches of sand, there is something here for everyone.
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VACACIONISMO ES COMUNITAT VALENCIANA - INICIO

VACACIONISMO ES COMUNITAT VALENCIANA - INICIO | Spain Exposed | Scoop.it
Vacacionismo es Comunitat Valenciana. ¡Vive la experiencia Comunitat Valenciana! Busca tu alojamiento, restaurante o tu actividad de ocio en nuestra comunidad.
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Tourist spending hits 10-year high during months of January and February

Tourist spending hits 10-year high during months of January and February | Spain Exposed | Scoop.it
Nearly 6.2 million visitors from abroad who came to vacation in Spain left behind 6.084 billion euros
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INVEST IN SPAIN >> News

INVEST IN SPAIN >> News | Spain Exposed | Scoop.it

Invest in Spain es la entidad pública de ámbito nacional responsable de la atracción, promoción y mantenimiento de la inversión extranjera directa en España.

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"The american automobile manufacturer General Motors (GM) is expected to invest 210 million euros in its plant in Figueruelas, Zaragoza in 2014, in order to produce its latest models.".....

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Santa María de la Valldigna, a heavenly path - The Elche half-marathon - Castellón: culture, leisure and fun at the alternative festival

Santa María de la Valldigna, a heavenly path - The Elche half-marathon - Castellón: culture, leisure and fun at the alternative festival | Spain Exposed | Scoop.it
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Spain becomes world's biggest wine producer - The Local

Spain becomes world's biggest wine producer - The Local | Spain Exposed | Scoop.it
In their fields of vines in deepest Spain, the winemakers at the Jesús del Perdón cooperative smiled last August: the blend of rain and sun promised a bumper
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See my 'The Grand Wine Tour' article TIM January edition - http://issuu.com/timadmin/docs/tim-jan14

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Top ten: Spain's best beaches 2013 - The Local

Top ten: Spain's best beaches 2013 - The Local | Spain Exposed | Scoop.it
Summer is here — well, sort of — so it's time to join The Local on our tour of Spain's best beaches.
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The Magdalena festivities, a historical witness of Castellón - Bigastro, heaven for “electromarines” - Fallas in Valencia, a festival of fire

The Magdalena festivities, a historical witness of Castellón - Bigastro, heaven for “electromarines” - Fallas in Valencia, a festival of fire | Spain Exposed | Scoop.it
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Amazon to open logistics hub in Spain: Reports - The Local

Amazon to open logistics hub in Spain: Reports - The Local | Spain Exposed | Scoop.it
Online retail giant Amazon is planning to open a huge new distribution in Barcelona, Spanish media reported on Tuesday. The company has neither confirmed nor de
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Web Oficial del IV Centenario del Greco

Web Oficial del IV Centenario del Greco | Spain Exposed | Scoop.it
Conmemoramos el IV Centenario de la muerte del pintor.
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I am heading to Toledo this weekend............

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