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Check in fee at Ryanair

Ryanair is changing their practice regarding the check-in fee from 1st of November. The fee also applies to those who have already booked a ticket. If you want to check in more…

Bla Bla Car threatened with fines

The ridesharing company Bla Bla Car and two of their drivers are threatened with fines. The Regional Governement in Madrid believes that the two drivers have been transporting people without a valid license….

School can’t afford toilet paper

A primary school in Yepes, Toledo has told parents that their children must bring 6 rolls of toilet paper, because the school can not afford to buy it. This has obviously created fury among…

Jamie Oliver ruins Paella

The British chef Jamie Oliver, gets flamed by Spaniards who thinks he has destroyed the traditional Spanish dish Paella. It was the following message on twitter from Oliver that upset Spaniards all over the…

New tourist record

10.1 million tourists visited Spain in August, which is a new record and an increase of 5.8% compared with last year. During the first eight months, Spain has been visited by 52.5 million…

Socialist Party chief resigns

The political deadlock in Spain might finally come to an end as Socialist Party leader Pedro Sanchez resigned yesterday. Sanchez wanted to open a leadership race in order to elect a new party leader…

Spain’s best supermarket wine

Wine experts have evaluated 981 different wines that are available in supermarkets. The winner is the red wine Vega del Geva from Álora. The wine guide has been published by wine…

Spanish secrets, part 11

Part eleven of beautiful and lesser known places in Spain offers a very beautiful scenery and the opportunity for a refreshing bathe in the summer heat. It is a nature reserve…

Cheaper petrol and diesel

The prices of petrol and diesel started to increase on the second week of August, but now that the summer holidays has finished the prices are falling again. Last week the petrol…

Beware of scammers

Spanish Police is warning of a worrying increase in fraud in holiday lettings via the Internet and new police reports are coming in every day. How the scam is being…