Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Spain’s SpaceX satellite launch in California delayed by four days

It is hoped the Starlink satellites will provide low-cost broadband on a global scale by a constellation of small satellites with limited service starting by 2020.

Rocky mounds in Balearics threaten biodiversity along the coast

Some say the mounds have mystical qualities, channelling energy from visitors but with tourism figures reaching new heights, the problem shows no sign of abating.

Seven Spanish traditions of extreme animal torture that MUST be stopped

Below we have rounded up seven of the country’s most sickening practices which must be stopped.

Victoria Beckham dazzles in new photoshoot for Vogue Spain

Wearing items from her own eponymous collection, the stunning mother-of-four showed off her fun side.

New animated film featuring Ronda will be the talk of town this Christmas

20th Century Fox’s Ferdinand, the story about a Spanish pacifist bull mistaken as a violent beast will be a real tear-jerker as it depicts Ronda’s famous Puente Nuevo bridge.

Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates birth of baby girl with Georgina Rodriquez in Madrid

The birth, coupled with twins born in June, now means that Ronaldo is a father of four.

‘Snake girl’ shares progress photo after receiving miracle treatment in Marbella

Teen who received a miracle cure in Marbella shared snaps of her recovery one month after starting the treatment.  

Artists descended onto rocky outpost for three day festival in the sun

Music producer Youth opened his doors for the second Space Mountain Festival as revellers swayed to the tunes of have-a-go-artists.

Read the TripAdvisor reviews of 12 tourists who were not impressed by Andalucia

“It’s as though some of the museums have just been put there to give tourists something to do”

Floods, landslides and collapsed roads: Storms wreak havoc on Costa del Sol

Some areas saw 130 litres per square metre of water fall in just three hours

British student snaps up top award for Pamplona photo

Oliver Riley, 19, was runner-up in the Calumet Student Photographer of the Year 2016 competition for his shot of the Running of the Bulls in Pamplona

PIC EXCLUSIVE: Britain’s Most Wanted fugitive Mark Acklom strips off in Spain

Leaving a string of broken hearts and empty bank accounts across Europe, Acklom sent naked pictures of himself to targeted women

IN PICTURES: Astonishing shots of flood rescues in Malaga

Two people have lost their lives, while 76 people have been rescued from their homes in Alhaurín de la Torre, Cártama, Álora, Marbella and Estepona alone

IN PICTURES: Latest Costa del Sol flood devastation

Thought to be the worst floods since 1989, they tragically claimed the life of a 26-year-old woman earlier today

Police helicopter crew rescue dog and owner from Malaga floods

Guardia Civil helicopter crew perform daring rescue in the Guadalhorce valley

WATCH: Flash floods turn Costa del Sol into red alert disaster zone

People have been forced to 'cling' to their roofs in Mijas and Cartama, according to residents, in what local police are calling the worst rains since 1989

PICTURE SPECIAL: Beautiful supermoon pictures captured in Spain

Some of the best come from talented photographers in Andalucia

Firefighters battle Jimera de Líbar wildfire in sweltering heat

For four hours, non-stop, the helicopters dropped thousands of litres of water, scooped up from the municipal swimming pool, on the leaping flames

Restaurant chain La Sala introduces dining in the sky

La Sala launches new restaurant 50 metres above ground

Ronda Romántica 2016: In pictures

Participants from villages and towns across the Serrania de Ronda created a colourful cavalcade that was occasionally interrupted by a brief skirmishes

Bummer… bullfighter gets gored in backside

Matadors rushed to his aid as blood poured down his leg.

State-of-the-art Andalucia cliffside house brings new meaning to living on the edge

Iconic Spanish architects complete innovative cliffside pad on the Andalucia coast

Smuggler’s confessions: Francis Morland sheds light on his old drug smuggling empire in Spain and Gibraltar

He went from house parties and skiing trips with Princess Margaret to smuggling cannabis, and rubbing shoulders with seasoned criminals

Spain: View from above

American photographer David Maisel’s eerie images of Spain’s ravaged industrial landscape are part of a major new collection
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