Thursday, 23 November, 2017

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IT was a usual autumn afternoon and I was casually cruising through the San Pedro tunnel. OK so I was not actually cruising but...

Town set against backdrop of Serres de Llevant mountains and beautiful countryside

As Halloween approaches, a particular family comes to Steven Saunders’ mind as they dig into a hearty meal at The Little Geranium, Marbella.

Sustainable model needed for Balearic island 'jewel'

After two banks have moved their HQ's out of Barcelona leading Spanish lawyer Antonio Flores examines the knock-on effects of the political unrest occurring in Catalunya.

Giles breaks down the feelings of introducing the George Benson, Michael Bolton and Pink Purple Zepp Fest concerts.

In a timely return to his food column, chef Steven Saunders - who's cooked for the Beckhams, Naomi Campbell and the Queen - recalls...

With the summer season over, some may be upset others may rejoice. Here are the reasons why Spain is the gift that keeps on giving.

Quaint town located close to Roman-era vineyard Maciá Batle

OFTEN referred to as the 'Prettiest village in Spain',  Fornalutx is located on the northwest of Mallorca, nestled high up the Tramuntana mountain range overlooking the picturesque Sóller valley.    The pretty cobbled...

AS September arrives in Marbella you can almost hear a collective sigh of relief, as a beautiful tranquillity descends upon the coast, and we...

SEPTEMBER has finally arrived and brings with it the more than welcome cooler weather, less traffic and, generally, less hassle - although trying to...

I don’t blame Palma de Mallorca residents for scrawling ‘Tourists go home, refugees welcome’ on the walls of their citadel, writes Belinda Beckett

Secret societies work covertly to achieve a hidden agenda where secrecy is a sanctuary and a source of power, writes Jack Gaioni

AS Brits return home after a summer break on the Costa del Sol, the grey skies and memories of G&Ts on the beach make...

LAST month there was a story in the press about a lady who had 27 contact lenses removed from her eye by surgeons. This...

IN my previous column, we covered the two taxes vendors have to pay upon the sale of property. While the first of these, municipal...

Small market town with Sanctuary Sant Salvador and Castle Santueri looking down

The movement away from meat products is surging – veganism alone has increased by 500% since 2014

ACCORDING to the General Council of Notaries, these highly qualified professionals fulfill an essential part of the judicial life of this country by bringing...

I AM currently writing this article on my last day at the villa in the Marbella Hill Club, directly under the air conditioning unit,...

Find out about the costs you'll have to cover before and after you find a buyer. Although buyers are liable for the lion's share...

BUYING a property in Spain for non-residents can be difficult, but not impossible. Some Spanish banks may not lend money to people living abroad, whether...

'Most in the business believe prices will continue to rise'

SUMMERTIME and the livin’ ain’t easy, to misquote Ella Fitzgerald. It’s that point in the year when we jaded residents mutter the expletive, ‘tourists!' and...

ALERTED by groups of neighbours suffering from a small number of establishments throwing endless daytime parties with blasting music, Spanish national TV press has...

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