Sunday, January 19, 2020

IN VIDEOS: SNOW blankets Valencia, Alicante and Granada as Storm Gloria sweeps through Spain

https://twitter.com/meteojarafuel/status/822109242136129537 THESE are some of the scenes from Valencia and Alicante as Storm Gloria has brought plummeting temperatures and snow to the eastern peninsula today. Both...

STORM GLORIA: Orange warnings for SNOW in Spain’s Granada, Almeria and Jaen as unpredictable storm may open heavens on...

GRANADA, Almeria and Jaen have all been placed on orange alert for snow as Storm Gloria sweeps through the region today.  The warning is in...

WATCH: Tonne of narcotics found hidden in furniture leaving Costa Blanca’s Alicante for France – 18 arrested

A DRUGS trafficking operation that transported tonnes of narcotics between Alicante and France has been busted by National Police.

Shepherd shocked at finding dismembered body of missing pensioner who ‘went to hairdressers and never came home’ in Spain’s...

Finding Celso’s hand allowed search teams to be able to identify him from fingerprints

Expat historian Ian Gibson lends weight to new push for search for Spain’s famous murdered poet Federico Garcia Lorca

The other two Republicans killed alongside Lorca were bullfighters Francisco Galadí and Joaquín Arcollas

Police arrest six in ‘sex gang’ in Spain’s Andalucia, freeing five trapped women each forced into 70 hours of...

They are thought to have got the women to pose as tourists and get them to jet into Malaga Airport

The history of Telemark – one of the Sierra Nevada’s oldest ski companies – has roots as far back...

The company also runs amazing wilderness trips that literally end up in another world...

Pascual Ski in Spain’s Sierra Nevada is the perfect place to pick up your kit before you head for...

“We can do repairs that people might think are impossible and we take particularly care of the boots we rent out”

APRÈS SCOFF: There are mountains of good places to eat in Spain’s Sierra Nevada, writes Jon Clarke

Excellent dishes this season include a ceviche of scallops in a bloody Mary sauce and an amazing false risotto with coconut milk, kimchi and prawn

First-time skier Charlie Smith slopes off to Spain’s Sierra Nevada to discover the thrill of the chill on our...

I poke my head out of the cable car window and the Sierra Nevada’s fresh alpine air hits my lungs

FAST FASHION: Andalucia climate protesters expose hypocrisy of Spain’s pre-Christmas ‘spendathon’

Fashion is the world’s second most polluting industry after the oil and gas sector

Residents of a city in Spain’s Andalucia were woken up by an earthquake this morning

The earthquake measured 2.6 on the Richter scale

Man suspected of stealing 1,200 kilos of avocados arrested in Spain’s Granada

The farm’s owner was alerted by a neighbour during the theft, who spotted the youngest of three suspects

Cruel couple who dumped dog before it ran after their car as they drove away charged with animal abuse...

A HEARTLESS couple in Andalucia have been charged with animal abuse after abandoning their dog.  The 50-year-old man and 43-year-old woman were rumbled when a...

SIERRA NEVADA: Spain’s premier ski resort gets 33 new snow cannons, Domino’s Pizza and lift upgrades in €9 million...

A new Domino's Pizza restaurant at Ts Monachil and an extension and new San Miguel ‘tasting station’ at La Bodega in Pradollano make this one of the tastiest seasons ever

Two people cheat death as their courtesy car bursts into flames in southern Spain

Several firefighters and police officers were involved in extinguishing the inferno, which left the car a burnt out shell

Newly-promoted Granada CF make blistering start to season, two points off the top of Spain’s La Liga table

So far they have earned 17 points, which is their best ever start to La Liga.

Daughter discovers bodies of mum and dad on floor after horrific murder-suicide in Spain’s Andalucia

A MAN is believed to have shot his wife to death before taking his own life in Andalucia.  The suspected murder-suicide took place in a...

Earthquake rocks epicentre of Granada town in Spain’s Andalucia

At 9:46am it struck the Granada town.

WATCH: Soot-covered ‘minor’ pulled from chimney by firefighters after getting stuck during failed burglary attempt in Spain’s Andalucia

https://twitter.com/Policia_Granada/status/1180049968989708288 THIS is the moment a young man was pulled from a chimney following a botched burglary attempt earlier today. Granada firefighters were forced to rescue...

Get Faraway closer than you think with dynamic new writers’ retreat in Andalucia

HAVE you been looking for an adventurous way to immerse yourself in writing? Somewhere inspirational to connect with nature, alongside a team of talented writers,...

British holidaymakers face flight chaos as Malaga closes airspace over medical emergency

At least one flight from the UK was diverted after Malaga air traffic control closed the airspace at short notice

Yellow and orange warnings issued for searing heat as temperatures hit 41°C in southern Spain

Temperatures are expected to exceed 41°C on Wednesday
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