VICE Specials

Barcelona's Drug Squats

Since 2016, criminal gangs have occupied more than a hundred flats in central Barcelona to sell and use drugs, turning them into so-called narcopisos.
Broadly Meets

How Spanish Porn Star Apolonia Lapiedra Rose to Fame

Apolonia Lapiedra is Spain’s fastest rising porn star, but not long ago, she worked in rural Spain picking fruit and vegetables.
How-To / web

How to Cut Jamón Ibérico

A professional Spanish ham cutter tells us everything you ever wanted to or didn't know you needed to know about how to cut Jamón Ibérico.
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Catalans do not agree on the idea of splitting from Spain

VICE News follows Catalonia's fight for independence and the confusion spurred over what a potential breakup would really mean for Spain and Europe.
Daily VICE

Inside the Olympics of Modern Medieval Combat

We visited the Battle of the Nations in Barcelona, Spain, a competition bringing teams from around the world into a stadium to face off with 500-year-old armor, swords, axes, and war hammers.
Daily VICE

How Spain's Forgotten Skatepark Became a National Gem

VICE meets a group of young skaters who uncovered Spain's first skatepark and brought it back to life after three decades of decay and disrepair.
Daily VICE

Spain's Trans Athletes Are Fighting to Stay on the Field

We head to Madrid to meet two trans athletes navigating the thorny, controversial territory of gender politics in competitive sports.
VICE News Shorts

34 Migrants Rescued After Boat Bursts Into Flames in Mediterranean

Rescue services saved 34 Moroccan migrants after their boat burst into flames in the Mediterranean Sea.
Daily VICE

Meet the Actor Behind Hollywood's Freakiest Creatures

After illustrating and sculpting fantasy creatures for years, Spanish actor Javier Botet is now getting a chance to play one—starring as the alien in 'Alien: Covenant.'
Daily VICE

How Alvin Bayona Got Back on the Slopes After a Debilitating Injury

Meet Alvin Bayona—one of Spain's best snowboarders who continues to push his limits in the snow despite being confined to a wheelchair.
Daily VICE

How an Infamous Spanish Bank Robber Became an HIV Activist

On this episode of 'Daily VICE,' we head to Spain to meet Dani "Millionaire" Rojo, a notorious gangster who left his life of crime to help HIV/AIDS survivors.
VICE Talks Film

Exploring NYC's Comic Book Dungeons with Colossal Director Nacho Vigalondo

In the latest episode of VICE Talks Film, we catch up with Spanish filmmaker Nacho Vigalondo to discuss his upcoming romantic-comedy / monster-movie mash-up, Colossal.