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La Vuelta starts

Vuelta a España – Spain around which is one of the world’s biggest bike races, has four tranches in the Málaga province this year, one of them regarded as particularly spectacular….


Cruise liner to Torrevieja

On September 22nd a cruise ship arrives in Torrevieja for the first time. Expectations from the municipality’s businesses were large, but they will obviously be disappointed. The ship, owned by Amadea Shipping…

Ebola virus

Spain is testing an Ebola vaccine

A new Ebola vaccine reported by the World Health Organization to be 100% effective, is now about be tested in Spain. The vaccine has previously been tested on 4,000 people in…

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No tax on small-scale solar panels

Following massive opposition, Spanish authorities have decided to refrain from the announced tax on private solar plants producing up to 10kW. Although one might think that Spain with all the…

Views over Málaga

Spanish Secrets, Part 8

Part eight of beautiful and lesser known places in Spain have a small mountain range which is also a nature park, very easily accessible from Málaga. Montes de Malaga is…

Olive Oil

The world’s best organic olive oil

An olive oil from Almeria has been voted the world’s best organic olive oil. Oro del Desierto (Desert Gold) competed with 25 other olive oil producers from Spain, Italy, Portgual…


Fair in Málaga

The biggest party of the Costa de Sol and one of the world’s biggest street parties, lasts more than one week, from Saturday 15 August to Saturday 22 August. Opening Ceremony…


Mobile prices are increasing

The three largest mobile operators in Spain increase their prices after six years of consecutive declines Last Friday, Orange notified that they will increase their prices after Movistar and Vodaphone previously have done…

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Spain is purchasing drones

From next year onward, the Spanish military will dispose of drones that can fly for periods exceeding 24 hours and above 10,000 meters altitude A total of € 171 million  it’s…


Disastrous law for publishers

A new study shows that the so-called “Google tax law” which came into force in January 2015 has led to huge losses for Spanish publishers The laws passed demanded a fee…