madrid, spain - february 22: queen letizia of spain attends the 50th anniversary of nino jesus children hospital school on february 22, 2016 in madrid, spain. photo by europa press/europa press .
queen letizia of spain is a woman who exudes glamour and elegance -- so it's no surprise that all eyes were on her as she and king felipe vi arrived for the couple's first-ever state visit to the .
jumilla is a spanish denominación de origen protegida dop for wines that extends over the north of the region of murcia, spain.the area includes the municipality of jumilla, from which it takes its name, and the contiguous southeast of the albacete province municipalities of montealegre del castillo, fuente-álamo, ontur, hellin, albatana and tobarra in the castile-la mancha region.
the spanish confiscation was the spanish government's seizure and sale of property, including from the catholic church, from the late 18th century to the early 20th century.it was a long historical, economic, and social process beginning with the so-called 'confiscation of godoy' in 1798—although there was an earlier precedent during the reign of charles iii of spain—and ending on 16 .
prunus spinosa, called blackthorn or sloe, is a species of flowering plant in the rose family rosaceae.it is native to europe, western asia, and locally in northwest africa. it is also locally naturalised in new zealand, tasmania and eastern north america.. the fruits have been used to make sloe gin in britain, and the wood used for making walking sticks or the shillelagh by the irish.
the intentions of the federación anarquista ibérica fai, iberian anarchist federation of assaulting the vaults of the bank of spain to transfer the gold reserves to barcelona, the main bastion of the fai, were also discussed. the anarchists intended not only to protect the gold reserves, but to buy war supplies on their own account.
spain hosts the world's third-largest number of unesco world heritage sites. spain is a secular parliamentary democracy and a parliamentary monarchy, with king felipe vi as head of state. it is a major developed country and a high income country, with the world's fourteenth-largest economy by nominal gdp and the sixteenth-largest by ppp.
torrevieja spanish: ˌtoreˈβjexa or torrevella valencian: ˌtoreˈveʎa is a seaside city and municipality located on the costa blanca in the province of alicante, on the southeastern mediterranean coast of spain.. torrevieja lies about 50 kilometres south of the city of alicante and had a population of 90,097 at the 2011 census; the latest official estimate for 2019 is 83,337.
gang attempt to buy immigrant's kidney in spain. members of a serbian gang in spain were arrested after they attempted to buy a poor immigrant's kidney for 6,000 euros.
6 homes with bowling alleys you can buy right now. share. gabrielle olya . jul 7th 2019 6:00am. no luxuries were — spared — in the creation of these houses and condos, all of which feature .
castanets, also known as clackers or palillos, are a percussion instrument , used in spanish, kalo, moorish, ottoman, italian, sephardic, swiss, and portuguese music. in ancient greece and ancient rome there was a similar instrument called crotalum.the instrument consists of a pair of concave shells joined on one edge by a string. they are held in the hand and used to produce clicks for .
quercus ilex, the evergreen oak, holly oak or holm oak, is a large evergreen oak native to the mediterranean region.it takes its name from holm, an ancient name for holly. it is a member of the cerris section of the genus, with acorns that mature in a single summer.. the first trees to be grown from acorns in england are still to be found within the stately grounds of mamhead park, devon.
a number of claimed relics associated with jesus have been displayed throughout the history of christianity. while some individuals believe in the authenticity of jesus relics, others doubt their validity.for instance, the sixteenth-century philosopher erasmus wrote about the proliferation of relics, and the number of buildings that could be constructed from wooden relics claimed to be from .
the chupa chups company was a success. within five years, bernat's sweets were being sold at 300,000 outlets. when the candy was first created, the lolly sticks were made of wood but they switched to plastic sticks. after the end of francoist spain 1939–75 , the self-funded private
following the conclusion of the first world war, production of the pernod fils brand was resumed at the banus distillery in catalonia, spain where absinthe was still legal , but gradually declining sales saw the cessation of production in the 1960s. in switzerland, the ban served only to drive the production of absinthe underground.
quercus suber, commonly called the cork oak, is a medium-sized, evergreen oak tree in the section quercus sect. cerris. it is the primary source of cork for wine bottle stoppers and other uses, such as cork flooring and as the cores of cricket balls .