Tag Archives: Spain

New tourist record

10.1 million tourists visited Spain in August, which is a new record and an increase of 5.8% compared with last year. During the first eight months, Spain has been visited by 52.5 million…

Socialist Party chief resigns

The political deadlock in Spain might finally come to an end as Socialist Party leader Pedro Sanchez resigned yesterday. Sanchez wanted to open a leadership race in order to elect a new party leader…

Housing sales plummet after Brexit

Housing sales to expats is plunging after UK voted for Brexit. The housing sales in the Alicante province has fallen by 75% in the lower and middle price range. The president of…

Spain’s best supermarket wine

Wine experts have evaluated 981 different wines that are available in supermarkets. The winner is the red wine Vega del Geva from Álora. The wine guide has been published by wine…

Expensive toll roads in Málaga

During the summer season the toll roads in the Málaga province are amongst the most expensive in the whole of Spain, beaten only by certain roads in the Balearic Islands, Vizcaya…

Important archaeological discovery

During the initial phase of construction of a hotel in Estepona, an archeological site was unearthed that proves to be a very important archaeological discovery on the Iberian peninsula. The ruins turn out to…

False claims against hotels

Hotels in several tourist resorts in Spain are receiving complaints from tourists who claim to have been food poisoning during their holiday in Spain. A group of British lawyers are behind a number…

The smurf village gets an upgrade

La Diputación de Málaga has decided to invest € 300,000 in various enhancements of the blue Smurf Village Júzcar in the Málaga province. The infrastructure will be improved and there will be more…

New luxury hotel in Marbella

In the summer of 2019 a new luxury hotel with 600 rooms will open in Marbella in Real de Zaragoza dunes area. It is the investment fund Platinun Estates which has…

Spanish secrets, part 11

Part eleven of beautiful and lesser known places in Spain offers a very beautiful scenery and the opportunity for a refreshing bathe in the summer heat. It is a nature reserve…