Thursday, December 12, 2019

15 new ‘most beautiful’ towns in Spain you MUST add to your travel bucket list in 2020

THERE'S nothing better than finding a hidden gem that transports you to 'the real Spain.'  From hilltop pueblos to unreported foodie hotspots, there's still huge...

WATCH: Boat carrying dozens of migrants washes up on popular Tarifa beach in Spain’s Cadiz

https://twitter.com/Tim_Roehn/status/1201099762625368065?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1201099762625368065&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fandaluciainformacion.es%2Fandalucia%2F864211%2Funa-patera-desembarca-en-plena-zona-urbana-de-tarifa%2F A BOAT carrying dozens of migrants landed on popular tourist beach in Tarifa this past weekend.  The vessel washed up on Playa Chica on Sunday...

Intense rain and 100km/hr winds forecast for Friday as orange and yellow alerts issued for Spain’s Costa del Sol...

MUCH of Malaga is set to have a miserable start to the weekend with rain forecast for the majority of Friday. In fact weather agency...

Dad who suffocated baby while in bed with deaf and mute mum near Spain’s Costa del Sol blamed the...

A MENTALLY ill father has been sentenced to 23 years after suffocating his baby son.  The unnamed man was found guilty by a jury in...

WARNING: Rising sea levels will put coasts of Spain’s Andalucia at risk of devastating floods EVERY YEAR from 2050...

Researchers from Climate Central spent three years studying the effects of rising seas due to climate change and human activity

British giant Poundland opens new store in Spain’s Andalucia TODAY – and the first 50 customers get vouchers worth...

BRITISH discount giant Poundland has expanded its presence in southern Spain with a new store in Andalucia. Operating under the name Dealz, the new store...

WATCH: Incredible moment TORNADO approaches shores near Spain’s Costa del Sol

https://www.facebook.com/100003871886568/videos/1477107405761641/ THIS is the moment a tornado was captured off the shores of southern Spain yesterday afternoon.  The clip shows the weather phenomenon seemingly approaching land...

NEVER GONNA GIVE EU UP: Spain political group ‘wants UK back in EU’ even if Brexit happens on October...

“We think Boris Johnson’s deal is a terrible deal and hope for a second referendum"

Thousands of British expats and Spaniards join forces for anti-Brexit protest on Spain-Gibraltar border

“Brexit, it affects Spanish people as much as British people, I just think it's really sad”

Two inflatable boats with a total of 105 North African migrants on board arrive in Spain’s Cadiz on same...

Most of the migrants have been transferred to a temporary care centre in San Roque.

Man who brandished ‘loaded gun’ in hospital arrested before police find knives, crossbow and pistols at his home near...

Police held the man on illegal weapon charges after he had originally tried to hide the gun, which a spokesperson said was ‘ready for use.’

New twist in ‘head in a box’ crime in Spain as cleaner may have unwittingly disposed of the body...

A CLEANER has told police she fears she may have disposed of a body without realising.  It comes as police are investigating the cleaner's boss...

Mystery as three men attempt to kidnap woman at gunpoint near Spain’s Costa del Sol

THREE men have been arrested for the attempted kidnapping of a woman in Cadiz.  The trio of suspects were cuffed last night after assaulting the...

Three arrested for possession of 40 kgs of weed, a revolver, and thousands in cash on Spain’s Costa del...

Police had been alerted to a suspicious building in La Puebla, which had ‘agricultural tools’ and a ‘strong smell of marijuana’, and began an operation in the area.

Five arrested after three men thrown out of van on motorway in Spain’s Andalucia

Security forces believe the three men were involved in a shooting which took place earlier.

Police arrest 40 people in drugs bust in southern Spanish province of Cadiz

Amongst those arrested was the ringleader Antonio 'El Tomate.'

14 suspected smugglers arrested in a string of drug busts across Spain’s Andalucia as 11 tonnes of hash seized

Guardia Civil seized 10 drug smuggling boats and seven vehicles as part of operations along the coast of Huelva, Cadiz and Malaga

Please stop flushing wet wipes down the toilet, begs town hall in Spain’s Andalucia

A TOWN in southern Spain is calling on residents to stop flushing wet wipes down the toilet.  Conil de la Frontera, in Cadiz, made the...

Inside the workshop of an artisan leather designer using the same materials as Gucci and Louis Vuitton in...

CHARMING: The Olive Press spoke to Lupe, the founder of craft company Mittica ©theOlivePress LUPE’S smile is wide...

Sotogrande is a magnet for big spenders and a seasonal fleet of pleasure boats

KNOWN as the ‘little Venice of the Mediterranean,’ Sotogrande’s famous marina is home to an armada of mega yachts.  Bluer than blue and complete with...

Costa del Sol fish business suing Spain after police chucked out 24 tonnes of its sardines in failed drugs...

A police report of the probe stated: “There is no element of interest in the boxes”

Homebuyers are spending more in Sotogrande this year in good sign for 2019

WHO would have thought the weather would have been one of the main reasons the property market has been a bit up and down...

Who wouldn’t want to buy in Sotogrande when it’s half the price of Marbella?

FEW people know Sotogrande better. Consuelo Silva has been helping people find the right properties in Sotogrande for 20 years. And she still thinks it is...

Sotogrande has developed a distinct food scene over the last few years and these restaurants are a must-eat

A DECADE ago you wouldn’t have dreamed of heading to Sotogrande to eat, unless you had a house there or had just embarked from...

Outrage as ‘harmless’ fruit seller allegedly banned from plying trade on Gibraltar border in southern Spain while ‘scammers defraud...

Known only as Mario, the man has reportedly been selling treats - known as cocitos - on the frontier in La Linea for years
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