Tag Archives: Spain

Prins Carl Philip

Volvo Ocean Race, Alicante

In Alicante the sailing elite is now in place for the world’s largest and most prestigious regatta around the world. A short “In-Port Race” was aranged last Saturday in Alicante and…

Manuel García

Spanish nurse infected by Ebola

Treated the two infected priests at the Carlos III Hospital in Madrid and was infected herself. The woman had felt slightly ill since Tuesday last week and was hospitalized today with a high…

Feria Rosario Fuengirola

The Fair in Fuengirola starts

The Fair in Fuengirola, Feria del Rosario, lasts from 6-12 october and takes place on the Fair ground of Fuengirola where the street market usually is.  During this fair many Spaniards are…

Policia Nacional car

Police cars tapped by hidden microphones

Up to 30 police officers in the National Police working in three different police cars in Cartagena have been tapped. The big question is who installed the microphones and why….

Benidorm

Wants to stop drunk brits in Benidorm

Local authorities are trying to find ways to combat the “chaos” that drunk british tourists create, especially during the summer holidays. A recently published picture of a drunk british tourist that was…

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600 evacuated from Elian´s British School

It was at mid day yesterday that a teacher at the Elian’s British School in Nucia discovered a gas leak. The gas was spreading in the school building and it was…

junta de andalucia in Seville

Requesting demolition of 98 illegal homes in Albox

The area in the Almeria province where the houses are built is not regulated for homes and lack a valid building permit. The illegal homes in the El Romeral-La Aljambra area was…

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The noise from oil drilling can harm whales

The test drillings outside the Canary Islands can create noise of up to 180 decibels that can harm whales and dolphins in a large area. The scientific reports that Repsol was using to apply…

Cocktail

Credit card scammers arrested in Gran Canaria

The owner and staff members of a night club in Playa del Inglés arrested for drugging clients and charging them for services they did not order. The police started an…

Mosque in Marbella

Halal hotel in Marbella

Marbella strengthens the focus on the Arab tourism by opening Spain’s first halal-certified hotel. Halal is a term that is mentioned in the Qur’an, which means “allowed, healthy and beneficial”, the term includes…