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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…

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…

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…

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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…

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…

Spanish Secrets, Part 10

Part ten of beautiful and lesser known places in Spain has a mountain with a breathtaking view of the Costa del Sol and on a clear day you can see…

Jellyfish in the Mediterranean

Experts are warning of an increased presence of jellyfish along the coast of the Mediterranean this summer. Some information and what you can do about it. Professor Josep Maria Gili from Barcelona’s Marine Research…

Beer Festival in Torremolinos

This weekend there is a happening in the Congress Palace in Torremolinos for those who appreciate homemade beer. 40 national and international microbreweries are participating. Beer is the most consumed beverage in the…