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Olives turn into heat and electricity

Production of olive oil generates a huge amount of toxic waste, but now there’s a fully functional plant in Spain that eliminates the waste problem. It takes about 6 kg olives to…


The Andalusian day

Tomorrow February 28th is the “Día de Andalucía” which is the autonomous region of Andalusia’s day and it is an official holiday throughout Andalusia. Make sure to do all necessary…


The Plastic Sea in Almería

What looks like snow in satellite photos over Almería is the so called plastic sea where a large part of Spain’s fruit and vegetables are being produced. Large parts of…


Exports of fruits and vegetables

Spain is the world’s largest exporter of fresh fruits and vegetables with a market share of about 13% of world wide. When it comes to fruit Spain is clearly number…


Don’t miss the almond blossoms

Right now almond trees are blossoming in many parts of Spain, an aesthetic experience of large proportions for those who have the opportunity to take a trip to the countryside….


Fight against tiger mosquitoes

Palma de Mallorca has declared war against tiger mosquitoes, because of the last summer’s many complaints about these mosquitoes. The municipality has set aside 60,500 euros for this purpose. In…


The best beaches in Spain

Playa de Ses Illetes on the tiny island of Formentera south of Ibiza is the best beach in Spain, according to a poll among TripAdvisor users. After that follows Playa de…

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Internet via fiber in Alfaz del Pi

This spring, residents in Alfaz del Pi will get the opportunity for super fast internet via fiber optic cable. The technology provides internet which is about 10 times faster than regular…

Ciudad de la Luz

Film city in Alicante for sale

Costa Blanca’s version of “Hollywood”, Ciudad de la Luz, just south of Alicante is for sale at auction after having been closed since 2012. The Film City opened in 2005…


Sun and sea attracts students

The mixture of sun and sea are the two main ingredients in a cocktail that attracts foreign students to study in Málaga. Foreign students are coming to Malaga from five…