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Supermarket at Alicante airport

From mid-August there will be a supermarket at the El Altet airport in Alicante selling groceries and some pharmaceutical goods. The new supermarket is located in the arrivals hall and gives travelers the…


Zero tolerance onboard

Jet2.com has adopted a zero tolerance stance for disturbing and inappropriate behavior on their flights. The consequences of such behavior will include police report and a lifetime ban from flying with…


New flights from Alicante

The Spanish airline Vueling are opening new domestic routes this summer from El Altet airport in Alicante to some popular holiday destinations in Spain. The new flights will go to Tenerife…


Fight against tiger mosquitoes

Palma de Mallorca has declared war against tiger mosquitoes, because of the last summer’s many complaints about these mosquitoes. The municipality has set aside 60,500 euros for this purpose. In…

Ciudad de la Luz

Film city in Alicante for sale

Costa Blanca’s version of “Hollywood”, Ciudad de la Luz, just south of Alicante is for sale at auction after having been closed since 2012. The Film City opened in 2005…


Airline passenger became ill

An Easyjet plane heading from Newcastle to Alicante had to change course and land in France after a passenger suddenly became ill. The incident occured saturday afternoon and EZY6417 landed…

ryanair aircraft

Troublesome air passenger

An Irish passenger had to be removed from an Ryanair airplane before it took off from Alicante to London.  The passenger was initially trying to prevent his ex-girlfriend from travelling…

Scott Kelly arrested

British fugitive captured on Costa Blanca

33 year old Scott Kelly was arrested by Spanish police after publishing pictures from Spain on his Facebook profile. British Police was wondering where Scott Kelly was gone after he ran away while he was…

Prins Carl Philip

Volvo Ocean Race, Alicante

In Alicante the sailing elite is now in place for the world’s largest and most prestigious regatta around the world. A short “In-Port Race” was aranged last Saturday in Alicante and…

IFTM fair Paris 2014

Costa Blanca in Paris

Tourism on the Costa Blanca is being promoted in tourism fair in Paris – IFTM-TOP RESA 2014 The fair started on September 23rd and lasts for four days, until September 26th….