Tag Archives: tourism

A beach in Barcelona. Photo: Wikimedia Commons

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…

Benidorm. Photo: Wikimedia Commons

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…

Photo: Ayuntamiento de Júzcar

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…


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…


Shark in Fuengirola identified

Last weekend the beaches of Fuengirola on the Costa del Sol were closed for 5 hours after a shark had been spotted near the beach. The shark has now been identified….


New flights to the Canaries

This autumn the low cost airline Norwegian is launching two new flights between Mancester and the Canary Islands. There will be a winter route between Manchester and Gran Canaria starting from October…

The Fair is also a huge horse fair.

The Fair in Malaga is starting

The biggest party on the Costa del Sol and also one of the world’s biggest street parties lasts about a week from Saturday 13 to Saturday 20 August 2016. The…


Medieval Market in Fuengirola

El Castillo Sohail, the castle in Fuengirola, is the venue for the thirteenth edition of the very popular medieval market. The market takes place between 11th and 15th of August…


Faster check-in at airports

Several airlines are now demanding that measures must be implemented to make it faster to check in at the airports and that the baggage is being handled faster. Spain is one of only four…


That’s why we love Spain

There are many reasons why Spain is our favorite travel destination. Here are 12 reasons. Spain has experienced a large increase in the number of visitors this year, with a twelve…