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Wildfires on Costa Blanca

Several wildfires are raging on the Costa Blanca, one of them is very serious. More than 1,000 people have been evacuated and several homes have burned down. The most serious…


Dance festival in Torrevieja

This weekend the streets of Torrevieja will be filled with dancers. The Dance festival Cuerpo Romo was first held in Madrid in June 2015 and now this year it takes…


Shark in Fuengirola identified

Last weekend the beaches of Fuengirola on the Costa del Sol were closed for 5 hours after a shark had been spotted near the beach. The shark has now been identified….


Vuelta a España starts today

Vuelta a Espana – Spain Around – which is one of the largest bike races in the world starts on August 20th and finishes on September 11th. This year’s race consists of…


Spain’s best beers

A lot of beer is being brewed in Spain. Here is a presentation of the best varieties that are available in regular grocery stores in Spain. There is no doubt that…


New flights to the Canaries

This autumn the low cost airline Norwegian is launching two new flights between Mancester and the Canary Islands. There will be a winter route between Manchester and Gran Canaria starting from October…


Tivoli accident in Benalmádena

5 people were injured in the “Free Fall Tower” in Tivoli World in Benalmadena, Malaga, on the Costa del Sol. The injured are being treated for whiplash but several people…

Demolition of houses in Piélagos. Photo: Ayuntamiento de Piélagos.

Illegal properties demolished

This could be the beginning of the end for many homes that are illegally built. 214 homes that have been built in a natural reserve in the Cantabria region in northern Spain…

The Fair is also a huge horse fair.

The Fair in Malaga is starting

The biggest party on the Costa del Sol and also one of the world’s biggest street parties lasts about a week from Saturday 13 to Saturday 20 August 2016. The…


Medieval Market in Fuengirola

El Castillo Sohail, the castle in Fuengirola, is the venue for the thirteenth edition of the very popular medieval market. The market takes place between 11th and 15th of August…