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Popular high speed trains

Spain’s AVE high-speed trains continue taking market shares from the airlines. The railway line between Madrid and Malaga had more than 2.2 million passengers last year. Malaga – Madrid The line…


F1 pre-season tests in Spain

The Formula 1 circus 2016 kicks off today with the first four-day pre season tests at the Circuit de Catalunya in Barcelona. On the first day is there are 11 drivers…


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…


Confused tourists

Benidorm is now painting English signs on pedestrian crossings, to make British tourists look to the left when they are crossing the streets. The local authorities in Benidorm have begun to paint the text “Look…

Bruce Springsteen. Photo Wikimedia Commons.

The Boss is coming

Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band yesterday confirmed the dates for their upcoming European tour. The tour starts in Barcelona on May 14th. There will only be three concerts…

Snow in Pradollano.

Winter joy in Sierra Nevada

Europe’s southernmost ski resort in Sierra Nevada has not had much snow so far this season, but now this has changed dramatically – thanks to the polar front that entered Spain last weekend….


Winter in Spain

A polar front has entered Spain and brings low temperatures, storm, rain and even snow in some parts of the country. According to meteorologists this is the coldest week so far…

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More properties are being sold

Housing sales in Spain increased last year by 11.1 percent compared with the previous year. Especially at the end of the year there was a notable increase. Instituto Nacional de Estadística (INE)…


Spain soon fully booked

The leading tour operators in Europe are warning that several of Spain’s most popular tourist destinations soon are sold out for the upcoming summer. The recent terrorist attacks around the…

The Flying lifesaver SalvaDron.

Torrevieja is increasing the security

It will be safer on two of the beaches of Torrevieja through a Spanish pioneer project with drones that can both monitor, communicate and come to the rescue of distressed swimmers….