Sunday, 22 January, 2017

Travel

A look back at one of the most dramatic years in memory

A report said Brits have been driven to the work by a crippling downturn in the Spanish economy

WHEN he first arrived on the slopes at the age of ten it took well over an hour to get there from Granada and...

Rob Horgan slopes off to the Sierra Nevada to conquer his personal Everest and finds his ski legs ... eventually

Snowboarders are well catered for on the Granada slopes, writes Chloe Glover

It’s two decades since intrepid expats Giles Birch and Jonathan Buzzard started working in the Sierra Nevada, writes Jon Clarke

With his restaurants La Bodeguita and La Tinaja and now a shop, Snow Dream, Rafa Vigo is one of the key entrepreneurs on the slopes

Spain set to be number-one travel destination with Brits again

The property sharing site had been sanctioned for advertising lodgings without a permit to host tourists

Telemark has been catering for families and adventurers on the snow since 1989, writes Jon Clarke

‘Nochebuena’ or Christmas eve, when the Spaniards celebrate the festive season with a huge family meal, is usually a sell out

Crew stranded in Spain after skipper falls ill and leaves passports on abandoned ship

It was closed to reduce town hall costs

Check out our guide to all Andalucia’s one- and two-starred restaurants that made the cut

Secretary of State for Tourism Isabel Borrego says the figure is an 11% increase on last year and shows the continued importance of the UK to Spain’s tourism industry

Currently, 42 kilometres of routes are open to skiers at the Granada resort, one of the largest amounts for an opening weekend in recent memory

UK visitors spent 15% more in the country in the three months after the June vote than in the same period in 2015

The resort will open for the season on November 26, complete with new reworking of the black run La Visera

The Segovia Aqueduct - a UNESCO World Heritage site - is now believed to have been built between 112 and 116 AD

It could cost Spain up to €60 million

The iconic Byblos hotel in Mijas is set to reopen its doors to a new A-list crowd as Lord Sugar bows out

t is expected to be open year-round from summer 2019

Andalucia is the most represented region on the list

The journey will take passengers 40km into the air inside futuristic pods

From bandit hideouts to Roman wine cellars, there is so much to see and so many great walks close to Ronda, writes Jon Clarke

September alone saw two million Brits visit Spanish shores

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