Thursday, March 21, 2019

British expat campaigning to save farmer in southern Spain whose more than 400 cows are facing death after town...

It’s not Crowson’s first battle with mayor Javier Arana after she thwarted his efforts to bring back bullfighting to the town two years ago

Cadiz town ‘most profitable’ holiday destination on Spain’s mainland

A SMALL Cadiz town is the third-most profitable holiday destination in Spain, new figures have revealed. According to tourism industry group Exceltur, hotels in...

29 arrested in Spain as 500 police continue HUGE drug bust in Cadiz and Costa del Sol with roadblocks,...

“All those who work or collaborate with drug traffickers will end up in jail"

500 police begin HUGE drug bust on Spain’s Costa del Sol and Cadiz with boats and helicopters

A police boat and at least two helicopters are also patrolling the skies and seas in the area

NARCO WARS: Thousands arrested and hundreds of tonnes of drugs seized in Andalucia last year as battle between mafias...

The results came in what was one of the bloodiest years on the Costa del Sol in terms of mafia activity

How drones helped drug trafficking gang in Cadiz smuggle six TONNES of hashish from Morocco to southern Spain

Two of the 12-strong gang were experts in the use of state-of-the-art drones

Andalucia’s Cadiz makes The New York Times’ top holiday destination list

One of Europe’s oldest cities, Cadiz made the 50th spot in the publication’s recent 52 Places to Go in 2019 holiday destination list

WATCH: Vile video shows SEWAGE flowing onto popular beach in southern Spain

Locals commented on the video branding it a 'disgrace' and 'embarrassing'

16 arrested in southern Spain for building ILLEGAL luxury drug compound with high walls and swimming pools

LUXURY: This illegal estate is thought to have hidden the lives of some of Spain's most notorious drug dealers

Two Andalucia villages make it onto list of Spain’s seven rural wonders

TOP SPOT: Vejer de la Frontera was ranked as one of Spain's seven rural wondersTWO Andalucian villages...

After Lavapies was crowned Spain’s coolest neighbourhood here are the top 10 other hip hoods worth a visit

EVERY city in Spain has its colourful neighbourhoods whose rhythms move according to the culture and customs of their inhabitants.

Spanish city to banish 5,000 pigeons for ‘driving away’ tourists

PESTS: Cadiz set to banish thousands of pigeons from city centreAN Andalucian city has pledged to banish...

ELECTION SHOCKER: Spain’s far-right party Vox win first ever seats in Andalucia as PSOE decimated

It is the first time a far-right Spanish political party has gained seats in a regional election since 1975, when General Franco's death brought the return of democracy

Historians have finally ‘discovered’ enchanted Lost City of Atlantis in southern Spain

A NEW documentary has claimed the Lost City of Atlantis was in fact off the coast of Andalucia.Atlantica, produced by Michael Donnellan, claims ancient...

Learn how to cook like a true Andalucian with new expat recipe book

In the third part of our exclusive serialisation, Fiona Dunlop shares two tasty fish recipes from her book Andaluz – a Food Journey through Southern Spain, available on amazon.es at the end of November

Blowing in the wind: Does pollution on Gibraltar’s border with Spain cause increased cancer rates?

Black clouds of pollution billow daily from the industrial chimneys of the Campo de Gibraltar. Is it all merely hot air or a smoking gun for cancer? The Olive Press investigates

Did you spot one of world’s largest cruise ships docking in Andalucia this week?

Able to take 5,119 passengers, the MSC Seaview is build for luxury and the warm waters of the Mediterranean, and made its maiden voyage in June

PURE EVIL: Paedophile dad caged after infecting 19-month old son with sexually transmitted disease on Spain’s Costa del Sol

A TWISTED father has been cuffed after sexually abusing his son and infecting him with a sexually transmitted disease. Policia Nacional arrested the man in...

PACMA slam Spain’s government for awarding €30,000 to Andalucia’s bullfighter known as ‘the Pirate’

Padilla nearly lost his life in the bullring in 2011 when a bull ripped his eye out after the animal mauled him on the ground

17 African migrants killed and 100 rescued in shipwreck off Spain’s Costa del Sol

The total death toll of migrants travelling to Spain now reaches 566, a UN Migration Agency report confirmed today, while the number of arrivals to Spain now stands at 49,013

MUST READ: First look at Andalucia recipe book by famed British food writer Fiona Dunlop

"I breathe for Málaga…. for Cádiz, for Alcalá de los Gazules, for what is intimately Andaluz." Federico García Lorca, 1924

Andalucia warships propping up Saudia Arabia’s war chest as Yemen war produces ‘worst famine in 100 years’

WARSHIPS built in Cadiz have boosted Spanish arms sales to Saudi Arabia by more than €1 billion.It comes as the Saudi-led war in Yemen...

Pedro Sanchez justifies selling Andalucia warships to Saudi Arabia, as violence and famine in Yemen continue

Foreign aid can not reach everyone who needs it in Yemen, because of the fighting, and Saudi's weapons, bought from European countries, have been used to kill thousands of civilians

WATCH: Police reveal hidden GARAGE and underground storage network in drug raid on home in southern Spain

https://www.facebook.com/CopeCampodegibraltarDiarioAREA/videos/243664706502252/ THIS is the moment police discovered secret hiding places underneath beds and showers during a drug raid on a home in Cadiz.The clip shows...

Third case of dengue fever transported by tiger mosquitos confirmed in Spain as experts fear return of tropical diseases

A THIRD person has acquired dengue fever in Spain. The Ministry of Health confirmed last week that the third person to be infected belongs to...
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