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Faster check-in at airports

Several airlines are now demanding that measures must be implemented to make it faster to check in at the airports and that the baggage is being handled faster. Spain is one of only four…


That’s why we love Spain

There are many reasons why Spain is our favorite travel destination. Here are 12 reasons. Spain has experienced a large increase in the number of visitors this year, with a twelve…


Spain’s property market

The housing market in Spain continues to progress slowly and smoothly. In June there were nearly 40,000 real estate transactions in Spain. Eight years after Spain’s property market crashed, the sales continues…


Dinosaurs in Torrevieja

Between 3rd and 28th of August 2016 Europe’s largest dinosaur exhibition is visiting Torrevieja, with 20 different dinosaurs in natural size. The exhibition has been visiting many countries like Germany,…

The beach in Torrevieja. Photo: Wikimedia.

Attracted to Costa Blanca

Practically all of Spain has experienced a tourist boom this year and this particularly applies to the Costa Blanca, which this year is seeing historical record figures. Last year more than 68 million tourists visited…

La Playa de Santa María del Mar, Cádiz. Photo: Daphne Chui.

Record breaking tourism

Andalusia in southern Spain, and especially Costa del Sol, is approaching the best tourist month ever with record figures for hotel occupancy in almost the entire region. August is the…

Illustration: Istockphoto

Properties on sale

One of Spain’s largest banks, Bankia, has released 5,900 properties with up to 40% discount. The campaign goes under the name “Días Locos” – Crazy Days and lasts until September 30th….


Virgen del Carmen

In the evening on July 16th, fishermen and sailors are celebrating their patron saint Virgen del Carmen in many coastal towns and fishing villages in Spain and South America. The celebrations…


Jazz on Costa del Sol

During July and August there will be a large number of jazz concerts in several towns along the Costa del Sol. Here is a small selection. Malaga A la fresca…


Choir Festival in Torrevieja

The 62 edition of Torrevieja’s major Choir Festival will be held between the 18th and 24th of July 2016. 16 choirs from 11 countries will participate in the Habaneras competition. The…