Tag Archives: beach

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San Juan Fuengirola 2018

The Chiringuitos will again be an important part of the San Juan Celebration in Fuengirola this year. In addition there is a small fair in the El Boquetillo area starting…

Midsummer’s eve in Spain 2018

The Midsummer’s Eve celebration is something that Spaniards have in common with northern Europe, although the traditions might be slightly different. Midsummer’s Eve (St. John’s eve) is being celebrated in…

No bonfires in Torrevieja on San Juan

The Town Hall in Torrevieja announced on Wednesday that it will be forbidden to make bonfires on San Juan, 23rd of June. The decision has been made in order to…

Fines for swimming while red flag

The Mayor of Torrevieja has asked the police to fine bathers who do not respect the flags on the beaches. Every year there are several incidents where swimmers put themself in…

Fuengirola introduces beach rescue drone

The City Council of Fuengirola has incorporated a rescue drone that is able to locate a bather in distress using a camera, and drop a life buoy that expands automatically….

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Three rescued on Torremolinos beach

On Tuesday afternoon 3 people had to be rescued after ignoring the red flag. The incident occurred due to strong underwater currents at the El Saltillo beach in Torremolinos. The…

Beach lockers in Fuengirola

The Ayuntamiento has installed lockers on four Fuengirola beaches where visitors can store their belongings. The new modules were presented yesterday by Mayor Ana Mula and the councilman of Beaches, José…

Bathers bitten by unknown fish

An unknown fish is biting bathers on the Playa Levante beach in Benidorm. Currently it is not known what kind of fish is causing bites. There are reports of about 30…

Shark in Fuengirola identified

Last weekend the beaches of Fuengirola on the Costa del Sol were closed for 5 hours after a shark had been spotted near the beach. The shark has now been identified….

Avoid drowning

The beach season is here and with it comes the drowning accidents. Unfortunately most often them happen due to stupidity. El Altet Today a 47 year old Romanian man drowned on the…