Tag Archives: Spain

Feria de Málaga 2018

The Málaga Fair, which is the biggest street party in Andalucía lasts from 11. to 19. August 2018. The spectacular opening ceremony begins already on Friday the night before. On…

Heat wave over Spain

Aemet has published a warning of a heatwave over Spain. High temperatures are expected from 1. August to 6. August in most of mainland Spain. During the next few days…

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Ryanair crew announces strike during peak season

Ryanair cabin crew and ground crew from Spain have announced a 48 hour walkout on 25 and 26 July. Ryanair crew in Belgium, Portugal and Italy will be joining the…

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San Juan Fuengirola 2018

The Chiringuitos will again be an important part of the San Juan Celebration in Fuengirola this year. In addition there is a small fair in the El Boquetillo area starting…

Midsummer’s eve in Spain 2018

The Midsummer’s Eve celebration is something that Spaniards have in common with northern Europe, although the traditions might be slightly different. Midsummer’s Eve (St. John’s eve) is being celebrated in…

No bonfires in Torrevieja on San Juan

The Town Hall in Torrevieja announced on Wednesday that it will be forbidden to make bonfires on San Juan, 23rd of June. The decision has been made in order to…

Spanish PM ousted in no-confidence vote

Partido Popular’s Prime Minister, Mariano Rajoy, has resigned today after he lost in a no-confidence vote. Following a corruption scandal where 29 of Partido Populair’s members were recently convicted, the…

Traffic delays affecting half of European flights

Technical problems at Eurocontrol, the agency in control of all air traffic over Europe, could affect as much as half of the flights this afternoon. The source of the technical…

Portuguese man o’ war spotted in Southern Spain

The dangerous jellyfish called Portuguese Man o’ War has been observed on several beaches in Málaga, Marbella, Cádiz and Huelva. The Association for the Conservation of the Alboran Sea, Aula del…

Vuelta a Andalucía starts in La Cala de Mijas

The Bicycle Race Vuelta a Andalucía, also known as Ruta del Sol, starts on Wednesday 14th of February 10 at a.m. in La Cala de Mijas. The race lasts from…