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Pickpockets are being thrown out

Police in Alicante wants to throw pickpockets out of the cities because the thieves damage the province’s reputation and ruin the tourism industry In Alicante 30 pocket thefts are being reported…

4G in Spain

Today Movistar is activating 4G nodes in the Málaga province. Telefonica, Vodafone and Orange are now beginning to offer 4G services on the 800 MHz band The development of 4G…

Tenerife tourist attractions in the lead

The Siam Park in Tenerife is ranked as the best water park in the world by Tripadvisors readers This is the second consecutive year that Siam Park has been named the…

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Supermarket at Alicante airport

From mid-August there will be a supermarket at the El Altet airport in Alicante selling groceries and some pharmaceutical goods. The new supermarket is located in the arrivals hall and gives travelers the…

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Marriage age in Spain increased

Minimum age for marriage in Spain is being increased, from the current 14 years to 16 years. Also minimum age for sex is being increased Under current rules, a judge…

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Virgen del Carmen

On the evening of July 16 the fishermen and sailors patron Virgen del Carmen is being celebrated in most coastal towns and fishing villages in Spain and South America Most…

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Holiday Boom in Spain

Thousands of families of all nationalities are now turning to Spain to avoid unrest and chaos in Tunisia and Greece. From the UK there are about 300,000 Britons who were…

Spanish Secrets, Part 4

Part Four of beautiful and lesser known places in Spain does not offer a cooling dip like the last article in the series, but the opposite. Tabernas Desert “Desierto de Tabernas”…

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Solidarity Refrigerator in Spanish town

A new cool way to reduce food waste and helping the needy at the same time has become successful in the small town of Galdakao Basque Country. Galdakao “Galdácano” is…

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Festival in Javea

The annual festival Moros y Cristianos in Jávea begins Saturday, July 11 and ends on Sunday July 19 The festival is considered the area’s main event during the year and is…