Tag Archives: torrevieja

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Garbage in Torrevieja

The residents of Torrevieja are tired of the municipality’s poor cleaning of the the city and very poor waste collection. Many garbage bins on the sidewalks are not being emptied when they…

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Dance festival in Torrevieja

This weekend the streets of Torrevieja will be filled with dancers. The Dance festival Cuerpo Romo was first held in Madrid in June 2015 and now this year it takes…

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Dinosaurs in Torrevieja

Between 3rd and 28th of August 2016 Europe’s largest dinosaur exhibition is visiting Torrevieja, with 20 different dinosaurs in natural size. The exhibition has been visiting many countries like Germany,…

The beach in Torrevieja. Photo: Wikimedia.

Attracted to Costa Blanca

Practically all of Spain has experienced a tourist boom this year and this particularly applies to the Costa Blanca, which this year is seeing historical record figures. Last year more than 68 million tourists visited…

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Choir Festival in Torrevieja

The 62 edition of Torrevieja’s major Choir Festival will be held between the 18th and 24th of July 2016. 16 choirs from 11 countries will participate in the Habaneras competition. The…

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Avoid drowning

The beach season is here and with it comes the drowning accidents. Unfortunately most often them happen due to stupidity. El Altet Today a 47 year old Romanian man drowned on the…

Siam Park, Tenerife. Photo: Stephen Jones

The best water parks in Spain

There are many excellent water parks in Spain. In TripAdvisor’s annual ranking of waterparks, Siam Park in Tenerife was voted as number one in the world. This is the third consecutive year that Siam Park…

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Disobedient bathers fined

Now that summer is approaching, the police is increasing the patrolling of the beaches. Several municipalities have introduced strict fines for all sorts of offenses. One of the municipalities is Guardamar…

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Music Festival in Torrevieja

Following a period of uncertainty, it is now clear that the popular music festival Dance Electromar will be arranged for the ninth time in Torrevieja. The organizers of the traditional summer…

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Dog Beach in Torrevieja

This summer Torrevieja gets a beach where dogs are allowed. It is located in Vega Baja and is the first of its kind in the area. The mayor of Torrevieja, Jose…