In our book 'Exploring Murcia: Murcia City', one individual who stands out for his role in the city and indeed more generally in the course of Spanish history in the 18th century, was a certain Luis Belluga y Moncada.
British Ambassador to Spain Simon Manley: One of our top priorities for the negotiations is our citizens
"One of our top priorities for the negotiations is our citizens, and there will be no immediate changes to expat rights here in Spain in the interim" says British Ambassador to Spain Simon Manley
Thefts of valuables and passports from Hire Cars create significant problems both for those travelling or living overseas. A lost passport usually means a trip to the Consulate to obtain an emergency travel document to get travellers home.
April has truly blossomed – a fabulous, colourful time of year. Grab your camera and explore the stunning scenery; raise your spirits with the multitude of activities available; absorb the tradition and culture of the towns and markets in the region and look forward to the pageantry and religious significance of Easter.
In front of the Iglesia del Carmen, near the centre of Murcia City are the Floridablanca Gardens. It is well worthwhile simply walking through them if you are going to the city centre from the direction of the railway station, rather than just continuing along the roadside.
Tel 968 493 285 – Sat Market
Every Sunday – Antique & Collectable Market near the Railway Station. From 10am
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Keep Calm and Learn About Your Car
Safety devices such as blind spot detectors, autonomous emergency braking or parking sensors have been incorporated into vehicles, but the amount of information they provide and the number of systems can create an increase in the level of distraction whilst driving.
I hear the chickens are laying well at the moment so what better time to suggest a few egg recipes? Where would we be without eggs for cooking?
Repsol unearths largest oil deposit in 30 years of drilling in North America
Along with its commercial partner Armstrong Energy, Spanish petro-chemical giant Repsol uncovered the source of black gold in the State of Alaska in the wells known as Horseshoe 1 and 1A, which were drilled over the winter.