Tag Archives: Spain

Free BBQ party

In connection with the International Wine Day, Torrevieja municipality invites all citizens to a free barbecue in La Mata and foods and drinks are free. It is Peña El Cerdo…

Ronaldo got a lesson

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo got a real lesson in the art of putting a free kick the other day. It was coach Zinedine Zidane who showed him how to…

Fitur opens today

The major tourism fair, Fitur, was inaugurated today in Madrid by Queen Letizia. It is the 36th edition of this great event and it will be larger than ever. A…

Truck ban during summer

The General Directorate of Traffic, DGT, has approved a series of measures to regulate heavy traffic during the summer months. There will be a comprehensive ban for trucks. There are a…

Renovations in Torrevieja

The seafront in Torrevieja will now get a much needed facelift. Work will start in February and will be completed before the summer. The work was originally budgeted at 1,111,905…

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Astro tourism in Spain

Spain’s first astronomical travel agency who devote themselves to astro-tourism and scientific holidays are soon up and running. The travel agency will be presented at the international tourism fair “Fitur”…

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Winter heat threatens the almond trees

The warm winter weather in Spain is threatening almond trees and fruit trees. The blooming is generally three weeks earlier this year than normal. The unusually high temperatures that we’ve had…

Bankia removes the fees

The major Spanish bank Bankia will remove fees for customers who receive a salary or pension. This applies to both current and future customers. The removal of the fees will…

Discounts on train tickets

During January and February Renfe launches 1.3 million tickets with up to 70 percent discount on the AVE high-speed trains and long distance trains. The campaign runs until February 29th 2016. The…

Hotel changes hands

One of Torrevieja’s most significant hotel has changed hands and name. The Hotel Cabo Cervera is now called Hotel Playas de Torrevieja. The hotel has been sold to Hotels Group…