Tag Archives: travel

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…

Expensive toll roads in Málaga

During the summer season the toll roads in the Málaga province are amongst the most expensive in the whole of Spain, beaten only by certain roads in the Balearic Islands, Vizcaya…

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…

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…

New luxury hotel in Marbella

In the summer of 2019 a new luxury hotel with 600 rooms will open in Marbella in Real de Zaragoza dunes area. It is the investment fund Platinun Estates which has…

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…

Beware of scammers

Spanish Police is warning of a worrying increase in fraud in holiday lettings via the Internet and new police reports are coming in every day. How the scam is being…

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….

Norwegian

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 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…