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Going local: Madrid, Spain

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Follow Rafael Estefania through Madrid as he uncovers a Tobacco factory turned artist hideaway, sings along at a piano bar and watches the sunset from a little-known public terrace.


A fiery cleansing fiesta in Galicia

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The Noche de San Juan festival on 23 June celebrates the summer solstice with ceremonial bonfires and a parade of witches.


The ancient Spanish ritual of baby jumping

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A centuries-old tradition held each June in the small town of Castrillo de Murcia involves jumping over mattresses of baptised infants to cleanse their original sin.


Spain’s super-charged sport

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In northern Spain, Lonely Planet photographer Dominic Bonuccelli tries his hand at the unusual activity of Basque pelota, which once held the world record for fastest ball speed.


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Mini guide to tapas in Barcelona

Tapas are a dish meant to foster conversation, and in no place does the quintessential Spanish cuisine make more of a buzz than in the capital of Catalonia.
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Under-explored day trips from top European cities

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For those with the time and inclination to take the road less travelled, these three lesser-known gems are just a short distance from their more famous siblings.
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