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Students in Madrid. Photo: Fernando García Redondo. Wikimedia Commons

Young Spaniards prepared to emigrate

More than half of young Spaniards believe they will have to emigrate to find work within the next two years. The survey “Youth and employment, from their point of view”…

Photo: Guardia Civil

Two imams arrested in Ibiza

On Tuesday, two Moroccan imams from the Masllid al Fath mosque in Ibiza were arrested by the Guardia Civil after expressing their support to DAESH. The two imams have repeatedly…

President Mariano Rajoy

Socialists gives way to Partido Popular

Spain seems to escape a third election. During a poll in Madrid on Sunday PSOE decided that they will support Mariano Rajoy when and if he makes a new attempt…


Wine and chestnuts fair

Every year in October Yunquera pays homage to the chestnuts and the wine that is being produced in the area. The chestnuts is the basis for many traditional dishes and the…

ryanair aircraft

Check in fee at Ryanair

Ryanair is changing their practice regarding the check-in fee from 1st of November. The fee also applies to those who have already booked a ticket. If you want to check in more…


Bla Bla Car threatened with fines

The ridesharing company Bla Bla Car and two of their drivers are threatened with fines. The Regional Governement in Madrid believes that the two drivers have been transporting people without a valid license….

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School can’t afford toilet paper

A primary school in Yepes, Toledo has told parents that their children must bring 6 rolls of toilet paper, because the school can not afford to buy it. This has obviously created fury among…


Oktoberfest in Torremolinos

For the second time there will be a German Oktoberfest in Torremolinos, this year from 20th to 23rd of October. The Oktoberfest will take place in a 1,000 square meter tent on…

Benidorm. Photo: Wikimedia Commons

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…

Rome is one of the new destinations from Norwegian. Photo: Jimmy Walker. Wikimedia Commons

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…