Tag Archives: News

Crackdown on animal abuse

Animal abusers in Spain have always got easily away from their misdeeds, but this seems to change as the police and courts now are taking this kind of crimes more seriously. New…

More flights to Alicante

During the upcoming winter season there will be four new flights from Alicante-Elche airport, El Altet. Ryanair is behind three of the new connections: Hamburg and Berlin in Germany and Newcastle…

Almost hit by falling palm

Pedestrians at Plaza Constitucion in Torrevieja center were close to being hit by a palm tree that collapsed last night. The palm tree turned out to be infected by the Red…

Miss World Spain

The Spanish Miss World pageant was held this weekend in Estepona on the Costa del Sol and the winner was Mireia Lalaguna Royo, who was Barcelona’s candidate. In second place came…

The clock is turned back

The night between Saturday and Sunday the clock is turned back one hour, summer time is over and the normal time starts again. On October 25th 2015 at 3 am the clock…

New Spanish invention

After eight years of research and development, the Spanish company FICOSA has developed fourth-generation electronic side mirrors. According to Víctor Iglesias, system architect at Ficosa, the pioneering system revolutionizes the driving experience,…

Spanish duty free cheapest

Duty free shopping at Spanish airports is the cheapest in Europe. In fact the prices are 13.9% lower than the average of international airports. Europa Press is reporting this with reference to a study…

Netflix is now available in Spain

The popular video streaming service Netflix has since midnight today, Tuesday October 20th, been available in Spain. The price is comparable to what it costs in other European countries. The…

81 arrested for downloading child porn

Spanish Police has carried out a nationwide swoop against sharing of child pornography in which 81 people have been arrested, of whom 79 men and two minors boys. The arrests…

Car sales increasing

Sales of new cars is increasing sharply in Europe. September was the 25th consecutive month with increase and especially in Spain the growth is strong. Compared to last year the registration of new cars…