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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…

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…

La Playa de Santa María del Mar, Cádiz. Photo: Daphne Chui.

Record breaking tourism

Andalusia in southern Spain, and especially Costa del Sol, is approaching the best tourist month ever with record figures for hotel occupancy in almost the entire region. August is the…


Virgen del Carmen

In the evening on July 16th, fishermen and sailors are celebrating their patron saint Virgen del Carmen in many coastal towns and fishing villages in Spain and South America. The celebrations…

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…