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Seasonal fruit – Figs

Now figs are ripening in Spain and the stores have plenty of this delicious and beneficial fruit that we are not used to eating fresh in UK. Figs are something most people associate with…

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Affordable beer in Málaga

Malaga is the fourth top spot among the world’s cheapest places to grab a beer, with an average price of 1.53 Euro. Everything according to the report “Beer Price Index”…

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Average salaries in Spain

The Spanish Central Bureau of Statistics, Instituto Nacional de Estadística (INE) has published a survey that sheds light on wage differences in Spain. The survey covers the year 2013, but…

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Spanish Secrets, Part 2

Part two of the beautiful and less famous spots in Spain today offers one of the world’s smallest beaches. It has seawater, but is not by the sea. We are talking about…

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Free wifi in Albir

Until mid-September, there is free wifi access on the beach in Albir on Costa Blanca The service is linked to the “beach library” where you can also borrow a laptop,…

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More births in Spain

The birth rate has increased again in Spain after several years of decline. The country’s GDP is rising and as a result the number of births is also increasing Last year…

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Tourist record at Canaries

Never before has there been larger revenue in the tourist sector in the Canary Islands as in 2014. In total € 15.000 million thus the old record from 2008 was beaten. Earlier this year, it…

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Dog Beaches prohibited

Junta de Andalucia puts an end to the so-called dog beaches in Andalusia. In a letter sent out to the 14 coastal municipalities they request that dogs are prohibited on…

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Spanish Secrets, Part 1

There are many great and relatively unknown places in Spain. This summer we’ll provide some tips on some less common attractions. Here’s a tip about a very beautiful place that…

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Increased class distinctions in Spain

The class distinction in Spain has increased as a result of the financial crisis. During the crisis years of 2008 to 2014 there has been recorded 50,000 more wealthy people in…