Tag Archives: Spain

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Rental income under scrutiny

These days the Spanish tax authorities are focusing on undeclared rental income. This applies to both short and long term rentals. Those who use the new service to declare their income…

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Unsolicited advertising prohibited

A new law designed to prevent unwanted advertising, has been adopted in Alfaz del Pi on the Costa Blanca and it can be very expensive to break the law. The…

ITV Mijas, strategically placed behind Lidl, beside the coastal road A7. Photo: Anja Erixon.

ITV control in Mijas Costa

Control of all types of vehicles will be possible from Monday the 25th of April in the new ITV facility in Las Lagunas, Mijas Costa. The new office will primarily serve residents…

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FreedomPop is coming to Spain

With the US company FreedomPop you can call and surf at high speed on mobiles or tablets for free, also abroad. Free phone calls, text messages, surfing the Internet and…

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Spanish electric scooters

The Spanish electric scooter manufacturer Scutum has made great progress. On April 14th, they delivered their first 100 scooters to Correos, the Spanish postal service. Scutum is a Spanish company headed…

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Caminito del Rey reopens

The walking trail and tourist attraction Caminito del Rey which was closed on April 1 st will reopen on April 22nd and tickets are available from April 18th. The popular and…

The mosque in Fuengirola. Photo: Thick (Wikimedia Commons).

Islam in Spain

There are nearly two million people in Spain who consider themselves Muslims. There are around 1.400 islamic buildings in the country, including six per cent conveying a radical message. It is a religious group…

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Quality yarn shop in Fuengirola

Lanas de Noruega is the yarn store in Fuengirola that has been in Las Rampas since November 2014. The cheerful owner Hanne Farrell welcomes us in the store. Along one wall…

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New dog beach in Santa Pola

On May 1st Santa Pola municipality on the Costa Blanca is opening their first dog beach. The beach will be monitored and cleaned daily during high season. To enable the creation…

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Bigger ferris wheel to Malaga

The company that operates the Ferris wheel in the port of Malaga has extended the concession for the operation of the wheel and now they want to replace it with…