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Global Spaniards, Local Heroes

The Spanish Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Global Spain have launched a new campaign to highlight the work being carried out by anonymous Spaniards around the world, who are  helping to combat the effects of Covid-19   There are approximately 2.6 million...

Celebrating World Book Day in summer

Celebrating World Book Day in the middle of summer and with all the new health and safety protocols in place did not stop Spain from enjoying this special day around the country and supporting the publishing industry   The publishing industry in Spain celebrated...

Don’t stop the music!

  Music festivals have been adapted to guarantee hygiene and safety measures and continue to offer live music in different parts of the country   Summer in Spain is synonymous with good weather, holidays, beaches, swimming pools, travel and also music...

10 years since Spain’s victory in the World Cup

  A decade ago today, a goal by Iniesta led the Spanish national team to victory in South Africa. The 'golden generation' won the World Cup for the first time. We review the main events that led to this legendary triumph:   On the night of 11 July 2010,...

SPAIN IN THE WORLD

The cultural heritage Spain has left in the world

    Throughout history Spain has been a country that has constantly worked towards expanding education and knowledge. This was most evident during the centuries in which Spanish territories extended throughout the world: from the arrival of Columbus in...

This Is The Real Spain is the blog of Global Spain to spread the word about the real Spain, with its strengths and challenges within and outside our borders. Readers can find these strengths divided up between our three main pillars: democracy, modernity and citizenship. Because Spain is a modern country in which its citizens are the basis for the spectacular progress made in recent decades. And the 40 years of Constitution which we recently celebrated provide us with the perfect lever to remember these successes. Find out more