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Public Holidays in Spain 2018

Spain has some public holidays that apply to the entire country, other public holidays which apply only regionally and even local holidays which apply only to some municipalities. National holidays…

Food collection campaign this weekend

Food Bank Spain is conducting their annual food collection event, La Gran Recogida de Alimentos, on Friday 1st and Saturday 2nd of December. 130.000 volunteers will be located outside 11.000…

Giant aquarium soon opening

One of the world’s largest aquariums is soon opening its doors in Las Palmas, Gran Canaria. The aquarium has been named Poema del Mar, Poetry of the Sea, and will…

The ski resorts are opening

The Masella ski resort in Girona, Catalonia has opened its ski slopes for the season. Masella opened today, becoming the first ski resort in Spain to open for the 2017/208…

Suspected pyromaniac arrested

A homeless man has been arrested suspected of initiating several wildfires in the pine forests of Guardamar del Segura over the last two weeks. He is suspected of starting 8…

Train strike called off as last minute agreement reached

After Renfe had released info about the called train strikes earlier today, the strikes were called off in the evening after last minute negotiations. Just before 11 a.m. today the…

Train strikes on Friday

Update: Strikes called off on Wednesday evening. After negtiations on Wednesday, the strikes that had been announced earlier today have now been called off. Read more: Train strike called off as…

Airport Unions and Aena reached agreement

Low probability of airport strikes. After a meeting today Monday 25. September between the airport unions and the managers of Spanish airports, the parties have reached an agreement in principle. The…

The caravel Boa Esperança is visiting Fuengirola

Carabela Boa Esperança has arrived Fuengirola marina, where it can be visited until Sunday, September 24th,  from 11 a.m to 2 p.m. and from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Boa…

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Ryanair about to publish all cancelled flights

Ryanair will publish a list of all cancelled flights today or tomorrow. According to a reply on their own Facebook page, Ryanair is planning to publish a complete list of all…