Thursday, August 13, 2020

Camouflaged traffic van in Spain’s Malaga detects dozens of traffic violations a day – including SHAVING and having one...

The van doesn’t come equipped with speed cameras, but targets other serious driving offences instead

Costa del Sol hit with record temperatures as Spain suffers intense heatwave

The searing temperatures caused AEMET to issue a red heat warning across large parts of Andalucia over the weekend, including much of the Costa del Sol and the Guadalhorce Valley

Club DJ under investigation for spitting Jagermeister on revellers on Spain’s Costa del Sol

Nightclubs have been an important factor in the increase of COVID-19 cases in Andalucia

World’s fifth richest man expands his property portfolio to Spain

Worth a cool $73.9 billion, Warren Buffet is considered one of the most successful investors of all time.  Fifth...

Nerja mayor being probed over illegal landfill which dumped toxic waste on protected land for 18 years

For 18 years, the site dumped around 800,000 cubic metres of waste in the area, without any oversight or authorisation

Protesters take action against bull fighting in Spain

PROTESTS are expected to erupt at the Plaza de toros de Estepona today before a controversial bull fight begins at 7pm. 

Six police officers isolated after arresting COVID-19 positive man on Spain’s Costa del Sol

SIX Policia Local officers have been instructed to self isolate after arresting a violent man who tested positive for coronavirus.

Ex councillor sees motorhome torched outside his home after hate campaign on Spain’s Costa del Sol

The fire occurred in the Parque Clavero area of Malaga in front of the former councillor's home and his wife and children

INFERNO: Highs of 43C as heatwave from Africa to fry Spain’s Andalucia and Costa del Sol this weekend

Authorities have recommended drinking plenty of fluids and keeping out of the sun during peak hours to avoid heatstroke

More coastline to be turned into golf course and hotel in Spain’s Andalucia thanks to massive compensation payout

The case stems from the unlawful dismissal of former municipal tax collector Antonio Barragan back in 1989

Larios’ ‘corrupt underbelly’ taints Andalucia’s Maro Golf Project, opposition groups claim

'Otro Maro y Nerja es Posible' is continuing its fight against the sugar giant Larios SL and its plans to redevelop large areas of protected land

DARK KNIGHT RISING: Man disguised as Batman robs bakeries before barricading himself in house and threatening to shoot at...

The suspect, who also donned a mask from the V for Vendetta film, began his spree on Saturday afternoon

‘Mummified’ body found in hills behind Spain’s Costa del Sol

The corpse, in the most advanced state of decomposition, was found in Los Montes de Malaga, a popular hiking area, on Sunday

Irish tourist, 21, was crossing motorway on foot when he was fatally hit by car on Spain’s Costa del...

The driver, who was travelling towards Malaga, was tested for alcohol and drugs by police but passed both tests

Pooch paradise: 16 dog-friendly beaches in Spain’s Andalucia

The sandy beaches of the southernmost region provide the ideal paradise for tourists wanting to travel with their beloved four-legged friend

Town in inland Malaga predicts 90% occupancy rate this summer while Spain’s Costa del Sol to suffer huge losses

The good news for Coin is in stark contrast to more traditional tourism meccas such as the Costa del Sol

15-year-old disabled boy from Spain’s Malaga completes historic trek – receives high praise from the Pope

IN a country gripped in the midst of a crippling pandemic, a shining beacon of hope has emerged from one boy's dream...

BREAKING: Spain in talks to exclude Balearic and Canary Islands from UK’s travel quarantine while Andalucia and Costa del...

The whole of Andalucia and the Costa del Sol are excluded from the talks being conducted by foreign affairs minister Arancha Gonzalez Laya

BREAKING: Town declares masks now mandatory during EXERCISE on coastal path on Spain’s Costa del Sol

Anyone jogging, running or cycling along the Senda Litoral throughout the municipality must don the personal protective gear

BREAKING: Fresh COVID-19 outbreak on Spain’s Costa del Sol while HUNDREDS being tested following contagion between group of hikers...

Across the Andalucia region there are currently 32 active outbreaks, with eight being added in the past 24 hours

Over 170 people fined every day for not wearing mask in Spain’s Malaga

Since the health measure came into effect on July 15, some 1,376 people have been sanctioned in the provincial capital alone

NO-MASK DJO-COVID: Tennis star strolls and poses for selfies with fans on Spain’s Costa del Sol without mask after...

It comes just weeks after the world number one broke lockdown rules to train at the exclusive Puente Romano hotel

‘Safe Tourism’ flag awarded to seven beaches in Spain’s Malaga

The Malaga beaches which stand out for quality tourism are: La Misericordia, San Andrés, La Malagueta, La Caleta, Pedregalejo, El Palo and El Dedo.

BREAKING: Man dies on Estepona beach in second drowning in two days on Spain’s Costa del Sol

Despite paramedics and Policia Local's best efforts to revive him, he was pronounced dead at the scene