Tag Archives: Spain

tornado malaga

Tornado hit Málaga

This morning a tornado with strength F1 hit the airport area, Churriana and Los Alamos in the Málaga province. The strong wind has destroyed a gas station, chiringuitos, torn down…


Ryanair passengers forced to pay for taxi and ferry

A plane heading from Dublin to Lanzarote last saturday was forced to land on Fuerteventura due to severe thunderstorms. Even though Ryanair promised to arrange bus and ferry tickets for the…

maxorata goat cheese

The world’s best cheese

Recently the goat cheese Maxorata from Fuerteventura was voted as the world’s best cheese during the international cheese championship “the World Cheese Awards 2014” in London. The paprika cheese Maxorata joins a long…

ave spain

Christmas Sale on train tickets

The Spanish railway company Renfe is selling lots of tickets to reduced prices for Christmas travels to and from Madrid and Barcelona. In total there are about approximately 600,000 tickets with discounts up to 70%…

china madrid

New train line China – Spain

The world’s longest railway line is no longer the Trans-Siberian railway. Now China’s new connection with Spain is the longest in the world. The line that runs between the Chinese coastal…

drug seizures in gibraltar

Major drugs seizures in Gibraltar

Guardia Civil have seized 15 tons of drugs in the Campo de Gibraltar during the last two months, of which about 14 tons of hashish and 1 ton of cocaine….

torremolinos beach

Torremolinos still most popular

Since charter tourism rapidly took off in the ’60s Torremolionos has been the top spot on the Costa del Sol. In September this year 528,000 tourist stays at a hotel in the city,…


New Spanish law on copyright

The law or rather laws that forever will change the Internet in Spain is almost here. The new laws are referred to by some as the Internet censorship. It’s about the law…

Stag in Spain

Still hunting in nature reserves

In the Senate Partido Popular’s (PP) votes ensured that the controversial hunting law allowing hunting in nature reserves should not change. Thus, Spanish landowners may continue to hunt in protected areas….

Banco de Espana Madrid

Banco de España reinforces the control

In the wake of the financial crisis, Europe’s banks are now being more thoroughly controlled. Following the mandate of the European Central Bank in Frankfurt, which applies to all countries of the Union…