Friday, 15 December, 2017


Spain has developed Europe's largest high-speed rail network

Ronda is now one of the main outward bound hubs in Andalucia, writes Doug Wills

Over the last few years Ronda has become increasingly popular for lovers of good food
Michelle Obama Ronda

Jon Clarke follows in the footsteps of Michelle Obama... and the Moors and the Romans through historic Ronda

Flights grounded as unions get 70 per cent support for the general strike

After spending a year living in the region, the Olive Press editor Jon Clarke explains why he identified with the Axarquia

Novelist David Baird on why, having lived all around the world, he settled in this quiet corner of Malaga, known as a land of rebellion, resistance and renaissance

The good-value Axarquia is a fabulous place to make a home, writes estate agent Sally Harrison

Paul Whitelock on why he loves Montejaque

Nicola Cowell takes to the narrow lanes of Jimena to discover why the town is such an enchanted retreat for tourists and expats

Despite being discovered by British leader David Cameron, few people have unearthed the true secrets of the Guadiaro Valley

While Marbella has thousands of hotels, the best place to stay is in the Casco Historico

Bad boys, IT Girls and Wags... but for those in the know, like Kate Moss, Simon Cowell and Prince Harry, there is a lot more to discover in the heart of Andalucia’s most maligned resort, writes Jon Clarke

Nicola Cowell takes her first ever stroll around Puerto Banus, Europe's number one haven of ostentatious wealth

Take your Andalucian summer beyond the crowded Costa beaches with our 26 favourite spots

American journalist Sara Wallace, 20, is not as impressed as fellow writer Ernest Hemingway after spending 24 hours at Pamplona’s Running of the Bulls festival

Jon Clarke takes a stroll around Andalucia’s most artistic, creative town

Jon Clarke takes a tour - and quite a few lunches - around one of Andalucia's best kept secrets

To help launch our new site, President of Greenpeace Spain, Juan Lopez de Uralde tells the Olive Press about his favourite natural escapes

Costa del Sol airport now running but mixed news for Andalucia's other flight hubs

Icelandic ash cloud wreaks havoc once more in Spain

The flights have landed but the battle has now begun for passenger refunds in Spain

Formerly a feared bandit hideout, Andrew Pearce discovers that the picture-perfect town of Olvera is still a great escape – but for very different reasons

Half-price Spanish trains give the UK a RENFE their money

Paul O’Connell re-visits a town of growth and prosperity

Are you concerned about the environment? Would you rather take the train than travel by aeroplane, or car? As the Copenhagen earth summit looms, Asha Stuttard finds ten eco-friendly options right on your doorstep around Spain




A 21-year-old man has been arrested in Ibiza for alleged drug trafficking through the postal system. The suspect received a suspicious package that when tested...
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