Tag Archives: Spain

New election in Spain

The King has given up trying to give some new candidate the opportunity to form a government, so now it seems that Spain goes to the elections on June 26th. King…

Around the World in Fuengirola

Now today on April 28th, the Fuengirola International Fair, Feria Internacional de los Pueblos de Fuengirola, is starting and it lasts until May 2nd. It is the twenty-second edition of this popular…

Measures against dog poop and littering

Madrid municipality is planning high fines for those who do not pick up after their dog. The same will apply to littering in public places. It is Madrid’s Mayor Manuela…

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…

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 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…

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…

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…

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…

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…