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Galicia: A warm and natural paradise

During the last European Youth Voice Seminar which took place in Madrid, we had several interesting presentations about the hometowns of each European participant. I would like to write this article about my hometown: Galicia, concretely the Galician area called Boiro, a seaside town located in The Rias Baixas (Lower Rias) a kind of sea inlet situated in the southwestern coast. GALICIA: LOCATION AND HISTORY *Country: Spain *Capital (Political): Santiago de Compostela *Provinces: A Coruña, Lugo; Ourense and Pontevedra *Area

Madrid, culture and crisis

Madrid has been for a long time a city connected with culture. After Franco’s dictatorship, a new cultural movement began in the city, La Movida Madreliña, changing minds and opening new ways of culture: more independent and mixed. During these years, new musicians, printers, writers and other kind of artists created a new concept of culture and therefore grow new young and modern culture centers around some quarters of the capital of Spain. Some of them were occupied for young