Kings and Killers: The Assassination Attempts of Alfonsos XII and XIII

The photo you see for this podcast just may be the first image in history of a terrorist attack in progress. It happened in Madrid on the very day King Alfonso XIII and his bride Victoria Eugenie of Battenberg got married. They were returning from the church. The vividness of the chaos captured on film makes it one of the most extraordinary pictures ever taken. Listen to the podcast about three assassination attempts that took place during the turbulent days of the turn of the 20th Century. Enjoy.

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This great pastry has been a favorite in Spain for centuries!

PODCAST: I Got My Driver’s License…(Finally)

Photo: Madridiario
If Olivia Rodrigo had to test for her driver’s license in Spain, her ex would have had time to get married and have kids before she could drive down his street and sing her song. Enjoy this podcast about the long journey to becoming a legal driver.