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Málaga wine to space

The famous Bodega El Pimpi in Málaga has now reached another peak. A group of employees have sent a balloon 40,000 meters into the stratosphere. The brain behind the initiative…

Tivoli accident in Benalmádena

5 people were injured in the “Free Fall Tower” in Tivoli World in Benalmadena, Malaga, on the Costa del Sol. The injured are being treated for whiplash but several people…

The Fair in Malaga is starting

The biggest party on the Costa del Sol and also one of the world’s biggest street parties lasts about a week from Saturday 13 to Saturday 20 August 2016. The…

Record breaking tourism

Andalusia in southern Spain, and especially Costa del Sol, is approaching the best tourist month ever with record figures for hotel occupancy in almost the entire region. August is the…

Properties on sale

One of Spain’s largest banks, Bankia, has released 5,900 properties with up to 40% discount. The campaign goes under the name “Días Locos” – Crazy Days and lasts until September 30th….

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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…

Jazz on Costa del Sol

During July and August there will be a large number of jazz concerts in several towns along the Costa del Sol. Here is a small selection. Malaga A la fresca…

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New flights to Aberdeen

Ryanair is opening two new routes between Spain and Aberdeen next winter. Ryanair announced that there will be two weekly departueres between Málaga and Aberdeen and two weekly departures between  El Altet (Alicante) and…

Blood donors needed

The blood transfusion centre in Málaga has an acute shortage of blood of all blood types. Everyone who can, are now being asked to donate blood. The regional blood transfusion…

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New flights from Manchester to Spain

The low cost airline Norwegian has recently opened new flights from Manchester to Málaga and Alicante. The summer fares start from £34,90. Norwegian Airlines began serving Manchester in 2011 and now…