Tag Archives: torrevieja

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Farmers praising the rain

Farmers in the Alicante province calculates that they can have saved up to 25 million Euros during the last days of rainfall. The lack of rain this year has (almost) always been a…

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Demolition in Torrevieja

After being empty for nine years while transforming more and more into a ruin, it seems that the demolition of the bulding La Ballena finally can get started. La Ballena which is a…

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Cruise liner to Torrevieja

On September 22nd a cruise ship arrives in Torrevieja for the first time. Expectations from the municipality’s businesses were large, but they will obviously be disappointed. The ship, owned by Amadea Shipping…

Torrevieja in earthquake study

According to a new study by researchers from the University of Alicante, Torrevieja on the Costa Blanca is not adequately prepared for earthquakes The famous earthquake in 1829 that basically wiped…

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Lifeguards on Torrevieja’s beaches

Since last weekend, there has been Red Cross personnel at the Torrevieja’s beaches and lookouts, but they are not yet fully staffed. There are a total of 26 lifeguard posts and…

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New park in Torrevieja

Construction of the new large green area by urbanization El Chaparral and La Siesta is in progress and will be completed on schedule. María del Carmen Gómez Candel, responsible for parks…

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Sidewalks are being occupied

Pedestrians in Torrevieja are complaining that the city’s restaurants and cafes are occupying the sidewalks. Complaints Residents have complained about it in great numbers by contacting the local newspaper “La…

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A warm easter

On the Costa Blanca the Easter week has started with a proper summer with daytime temperatures of around 30 degrees Celsius. On Palm Sunday the beaches were almost full in…

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Fight against tiger mosquitoes

Palma de Mallorca has declared war against tiger mosquitoes, because of the last summer’s many complaints about these mosquitoes. The municipality has set aside 60,500 euros for this purpose. In…

The reported works. Photo: AHSA

Nature reserve endangered

Illegal construction work in the nature reserve Lagunas de La Mata at Torrevieja has been discovered and reported to the police. Environmentalists discovered the construction work while observing the bird…