Passengers watched in horror as wildfires burned on both sides of a halted train in Zamora, Spain, amid the ongoing heat wave. https://t.co/A0Kc0rZghq pic.twitter.com/RARgBPaxP5 — AccuWeather (@accuweather) July 18, 2022 Slowly yet oddly suddenly, the train rolled to a stop. As it sped down, bright dancing flashes of orange and yellow filled the windows. Tension rose in the cabin and […]
View this post on Instagram A post shared by Adrià Millan Pla (@millan_adria) It’s never too early to ski in September! Adrià Millan Pla is a professional skier from the Pyrenees and he just scored his first turns of the season in his local mountain range. After snowing 20″, Millan strapped on his skis and got to work.
Sierra Nevada Limpia removed 881-pounds of garbage from Granadas Mountain in the National Park. This organization of volunteers with the help of Cetursa Ski Resort tries to keep out the garbage left on the mountain by feckless folks. Sierra Nevada Limpia, also known as the “Garbage Battalion”, is a group that goes up every weekend to clean the Sierra Nevada in […]
Authorities in Spain Apologize After Spraying a Beach with Bleach in Attempt To Protect Children from Coronavirus
Authorities in a Spanish coastal resort have apologized after spraying a beach with bleach in an attempt to protect children from coronavirus. Zahara de Los Atunes, near Cadiz, used tractors to spray more than 2km (1.2 miles) of beach with a bleach solution a day before Spain allowed children out of lockdown for the first time since it began, BBC […]
The Sierra Nevada ski area in Spain closed along with the majority of the northern hemisphere ski areas on March 14th. Since then the slopes have been devoid of any human activity, allowing nature to return to the mountainside. This video shows a herd of wild horses cantering through the ski area, along the El Rio blue run. The Sierra Nevada […]
The body of former Spanish Olympic alpine ski medalist Blanca Fernandez Ochoa was found on Wednesday in a mountainous area near Madrid after days of searches for her by hundreds of police and volunteers, the AFP is reporting. Related: Fears Rising for Former Olympic Skier Missing for Nearly 2-Weeks in Popular Hiking Area “Solidarity, support and human warmth have been […]