Category Archives: Costa Almeria

Spanish Secrets, Part 4

Part Four of beautiful and lesser known places in Spain does not offer a cooling dip like the last article in the series, but the opposite. Tabernas Desert “Desierto de Tabernas”…

Almeria-Invernaderos

The Plastic Sea in Almería

What looks like snow in satellite photos over Almería is the so called plastic sea where a large part of Spain’s fruit and vegetables are being produced. Large parts of…

junta de andalucia in Seville

Requesting demolition of 98 illegal homes in Albox

The area in the Almeria province where the houses are built is not regulated for homes and lack a valid building permit. The illegal homes in the El Romeral-La Aljambra area was…

Black Leopard

Black panther spotted in the Almería area

A black panther has been caught on film by a person in the area Celin, Sierra de Gador. Also in 2013 a number of meetings with the panther in the…

Hashish smugglers arrested

18 tonnes of hashish seized

Customs in Almería has arrested seven people and seized 18 tonnes of hashish as they tried to smuggle it into the country. The boat Assel sailing under a Tanzanian flag has been…