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Easter traffic

The traffic authorities DGT are releasing information about when the Easter traffic is at its worst. If possible, one should try to avoid being out in traffic at these times….

Map of shuttle trains in Málaga. Click for larger map.

More trains and buses during Easter

There will be additional departures on the local train between Fuengirola and Malaga and more departures on bus and Metro in Málaga during the Easter week. Easter week or Semana Santa as it…


The train station in Los Boliches opens

The train station in Los Boliches has been closed for reconstruction since October 19th last year. It opens again tomorrow on March 18th to ease the Easter traffic. The renovations has cost…

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Train strike threatens the Easter

Workers at Spain’s national rail network has been called out on strike next Wednesday. The strike is expected to cause major problems for the Easter tourists. The 23 hour strike that…

Distribution car with gas bottles from Repsol. Photo: Daniel Lobo. In the middle of the platform you can see a couple of bottles a painted black circle, which are propane tanks.

The gas gets cheaper

The cost of replacing gas bottles drops with 5% on Tuesday march 15th 2016. The new price of a 12.5 kg butane bottle is 12.46 Euro including taxes. The price of…


Public Holidays in Spain

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. On the…


Tax authorities using a drone

Taxation authorities has since 2013 been using a drone in Menorca to reveal different varieties of illegal construction works. This has been a great success for the government. We have…


More flights from Alicante

Several airlines are now opening new flights to and from Alicante airport – Aeropuerto de Elche, in El Altet. KLM KLM, which is the national airline of the Netherlands and is…


The world’s best ham

A Spanish ham has been internationally recognized as the best in the world. It sold only 80 pieces per year to the nice price of 4,100 euros apiece. The award took…


Art classes in Fuengirola

In English – Swedish – German – Spanish Everybody can be an artist. Somteimes you just need a push to become one, even if you have never touched a pencil or a paint…