Most Commented Stories Tagged: Spain


One Spanish town's recession

In Spain, the economic crisis is hitting small towns particularly hard. Now, basic public services such as trash pick-up are going neglected in places such as the village of Collbato, in northeast Spain. The World's Gerry Hadden has the story.

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Christian Lindberg

Christian Lindberg is a musician with both hands full. In one hand he holds a conductor's baton and in the other he plays a trombone. For today's Global Hit, The World's Gerry Hadden caught a recent performance of Lindberg's in Barcelona.

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Geo answer

Today's answer to the geo quiz is Malaga in Southern Spain. Correspondent Mariana Schroeder attended the 10-day annual street festival there and sent us this audio postcard.

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Galician music

It would be an unlikely hit in the US, but not in Spain: an album of Galician music honoring the holy year of the pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela. The World's Marco Werman fills us in.