A stroll through Lisbon with the sound of fado as your guide

It’s the heart of Portugal in song. A feeling of nostalgia and melancholy that fills the narrow, steep streets of enigmatic Lisbon. A song for what could have been, and never was, which wells up from the humble neighbourhoods, coming from the atmosphere of the taverns. Fado, the feeling of the music, bewitches whoever discovers … Continue reading “A stroll through Lisbon with the sound of fado as your guide”

Starlite Festival 2015: Marbella among the stars

Another summer and once again Marbella will be dressed to impress for a month as it hosts the Starlite music festival. Have you been? Three decades ago now Alfonso Hohenlohe, Julio Iglesias and Plácido Domingo decided to turn La Cantera de Marbella (Marbella Quarry) into an unbeatable natural auditorium (it’s effectively a theatre surrounded by … Continue reading “Starlite Festival 2015: Marbella among the stars”

The 63rd Santander International Festival immerses Cantabria in music

In August, Santander is synonymous with culture. Since 1948 the region has hosted the Santander International Festival, attended by world-renowned artists who over the years have left a lasting impression. Once again, this is the 63rd edition, music will once again fill churches, parks, palaces and even caves. During the whole month of August the … Continue reading “The 63rd Santander International Festival immerses Cantabria in music”