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Fly invasion on Gran Canaria

Tourists seeking the sun are not the only ones who have been coming to Gran Canaria in the last couple of days. Hordes of flies have lately been invading the…

More flights from Norwegian

Low-cost airline Norwegian is opening new flights from Spain as well as several domestic flights this fall. The new flights are especially interesting for expats living in Spain. A total of nine new routes will…

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New flights to the Canaries

This autumn the low cost airline Norwegian is launching two new flights between Mancester and the Canary Islands. There will be a winter route between Manchester and Gran Canaria starting from October…

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Virgen del Carmen

In the evening on July 16th, fishermen and sailors are celebrating their patron saint Virgen del Carmen in many coastal towns and fishing villages in Spain and South America. The celebrations…

Snow on the Canary Islands

In recent days it has been snowing in the mountains of Gran Canaria, Tenerife and La Palma. Several roads are closed due to snow and ice, as well as numerous…

Fire at campsite

A fierce fire broke out at a campsite in southern Gran Canaria on Sunday. Six caravans and five motor homes were totally destroyed, but no one were killed. The fire broke…

A happy life in Spain

The secret of a happy life in Spain has now been clarified. A study has been done that can give everyone some valuable hints and tips. The survey was conducted…

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Tourist record on Gran Canaria

Never before have so many tourists visited Gran Canaria. During the first 11 months of 2015, a total of 2,915,000 tourists visited the island, the highest number ever recorded. It is…

Crackdown on animal abuse

Animal abusers in Spain have always got easily away from their misdeeds, but this seems to change as the police and courts now are taking this kind of crimes more seriously. New…

Storm and rain this weekend

The remnants of the tropical hurricane Joaquin is approaching Spain with great speed. The outer areas of the storm is expected to affect many parts of Spain. Joaquin originated on…