Tag Archives: alicante

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New dog beach in Santa Pola

On May 1st Santa Pola municipality on the Costa Blanca is opening their first dog beach. The beach will be monitored and cleaned daily during high season. To enable the creation…

Benidorm, Playa Poniente. Foto: Josemanuel.

Investments on Costa Blanca

The large Spanish property developer TM Grupo Inmobiliario Torrevieja are investing in two mega construction projects on the Costa Blanca. The company has presented a plan to build about 1,000…

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More flights from Alicante

Several airlines are now opening new flights to and from Alicante airport – Aeropuerto de Elche, in El Altet. KLM KLM, which is the national airline of the Netherlands and is…

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Restrictions for bars in Alicante

Residents in central Alicante are protesting against noise from bars and terraces and are now asking the municipality to close them at midnight to limit the sound levels. The residents are protesting through…

Airbus A320-214, foto: Pieter van Marion.

More flights to Alicante

During the upcoming winter season there will be four new flights from Alicante-Elche airport, El Altet. Ryanair is behind three of the new connections: Hamburg and Berlin in Germany and Newcastle…

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New flights from UK to Alicante

The Spanish low-cost airline Vueling are starting with new flights from Alicante to UK next summer. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays there will be flights to Birmingham, while Tuesdays, Fridays and Sundays…

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Farmers praising the rain

Farmers in the Alicante province calculates that they can have saved up to 25 million Euros during the last days of rainfall. The lack of rain this year has (almost) always been a…

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Bomb threat found on plane

Bristol Airport was shut down after a hand written bomb threat was found on a Ryanair plane from Alicante to Bristol. The airport was shut down for 6 hours while police…

Torrevieja in earthquake study

According to a new study by researchers from the University of Alicante, Torrevieja on the Costa Blanca is not adequately prepared for earthquakes The famous earthquake in 1829 that basically wiped…

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Pickpockets are being thrown out

Police in Alicante wants to throw pickpockets out of the cities because the thieves damage the province’s reputation and ruin the tourism industry In Alicante 30 pocket thefts are being reported…