Pleasure October 2022
The Rake Dispatch: San Sebastian - Spain’s Hungriest City
San Sebastian is a place that worships food at the altar. It is a beautiful, safe city, with its own unique Basque culture and language, and one of the best urban beaches in Europe. But many visitors arrive here on a gluttonous pilgrimage; preparing their empty stomachs for the endless small taverns, Michelin-stars, and ‘pintxo’ bars.
Style November 2019
Camisería Burgos: Regal Shirtmakers of Madrid
Camisería Burgos is a Spanish shirtmaker of regal standing and one of Madrid’s best kept sartorial secrets (but we had to let the cat out of the bag…).
Style November 2018
Meet B Corner - the Future of Spanish Tailoring
Founded by two gents of serious sartorial pedigree, new brand B Corner is putting Spanish tailoring back on the map. We’re putting it back on your radar.
Pleasure May 2017
Finca Cortesin: Suite Escape
How has luxury resort and spa Finca Cortesin made a name for itself as a destination in its own right? The Rake takes a trip to one of Andalucia’s most beautiful properties to find out.
Style August 2016
On The Selvedge: Fernando Garcia de la Calera
The Rake talks to The Concrete Tailoring Co’s founder and Spanish artisan Fernando Garcia de la Calera on how he is breathing new life into the age-old art form of…
Pleasure May 2016
Whether you want to eat your way through Michelin temples of haute gastronomy, salt-of-the-earth establishments proffering classic Basque fare, undiscovered gems in the culinary landscape, or a plethora of pintxo…