Tag Archives: tourism

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Spain soon fully booked

The leading tour operators in Europe are warning that several of Spain’s most popular tourist destinations soon are sold out for the upcoming summer. The recent terrorist attacks around the…

Carnival in Spain

Right now it’s time for carnival throughout the Catholic world, also in Spain. Some of them are truly spectacular and all are definitely worth seeing. A carnival is a festival that…

Benidorm is booming

For the first time in history, Benidorm has more than 11 million overnight stays a year. This is an increase of 3% compared to 2014. 2015 was a good year for tourism…

Fitur opens today

The major tourism fair, Fitur, was inaugurated today in Madrid by Queen Letizia. It is the 36th edition of this great event and it will be larger than ever. A…

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Astro tourism in Spain

Spain’s first astronomical travel agency who devote themselves to astro-tourism and scientific holidays are soon up and running. The travel agency will be presented at the international tourism fair “Fitur”…

Hotel changes hands

One of Torrevieja’s most significant hotel has changed hands and name. The Hotel Cabo Cervera is now called Hotel Playas de Torrevieja. The hotel has been sold to Hotels Group…

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Tourist record on Gran Canaria

Never before have so many tourists visited Gran Canaria. During the first 11 months of 2015, a total of 2,915,000 tourists visited the island, the highest number ever recorded. It is…

Sierra Nevada is opening

You may not associate Spain with skiing, but Spain has many wonderful ski resorts. One of the best is Sierra Nevada and opening date for the 2015/2016 season is Saturday November…

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New flights from Ryanair

The Irish low cost airline unveiled its summer routes from Málaga for 2016 last Tuesday. There will be seven new destinations next year. By summer, Ryanair is referring to the period between April and October,…

Oktoberfest in Calpe

Costa Blanca’s largest beer festival is in Calpe, or Calp as it is called in the local tongue. The party lasts for 11 days. The Oktoberfest starts on October 7th at 7pm…