Cuidad Real village wants to join Andalucia

A village in Cuidad Real, on the border with Jaén, wants to jump ship and come over to Andalucía. The PSOE run village of Salona del Pino, which has 410 villagers, says that Cuidad Real is strangling the village and unless attitudes change it will be abandoned within a decade. Mayor Juliana Duque Fernández reckons that Andalucía is a much fairer and nicer place to be and would like to join, please and thank you. Continue reading Cuidad Real village wants to join Andalucia

Footballer talks to Catalan reporter in Andaluz and causes a storm

Following on from yesterdays rant about if you want to sell in Spain, speak Castellano and not your regional dialect, it’s a little ironic that today’s El Mundo is reporting that Seville born footballer Sergio Ramos is in trouble for sarcastically asking a Catalan reporter “you want it in Andaluz?” The team was in Salamanca for yesterdays game against Lithuania when a Catalan reporter at the press conference stood up and had a long chat Continue reading Footballer talks to Catalan reporter in Andaluz and causes a storm