Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Travelplan offers seven-night stays in Spain’s Balearic Islands from €299 to boost national tourism post COVID-19

Aptly named 'Phase T,' the tour operator will offer 'once in a lifetime deals never seen before in its history'

British fugitive wanted for conspiracy to murder arrested in Spain’s Barcelona

A BRITISH fugitive wanted on suspicion of conspiring to murder two men has been arrested in Barcelona. Policia Nacional...

EuroLeague Basketball cancels season, rendering it null and void

THE EuroLeague and EuroCup seasons have been cancelled and no champions will be crowned this year.

Ostrich becomes internet sensation after photobombing Spanish politician

A SPANISH politician has become an internet hit – or rather the ostrich that photobombed him during a press conference has.

Luxury golf resort on Spain’s Costa del Sol offers private jet package to entice golfers back to the greens

THE exclusive La Reserva Sotogrande Golf Resort in Marbella is reportedly offering a 'Private Jet Package' to help bring the high-flying golfers...

British and US stars hope to descend on Spain’s Andalucia for Cadiz music festival

STAR producer DJ Steve Aoki and British Reggae outfit Steel Pulse have been announced as headliners for the third annual Brota Musica...

Spain’s Costa del Sol regains momentum with Airbnb as searches increase by 500%

The Costa del Sol begins to recover in Airbnb’s bookings

Airlines and tour operators prepare for return to Spain

TUI prepares to send ‘millions of tourists’ to Spain says CEO of the firm Fritz Joussen

Spain reports 132 new COVID-19 cases – lowest daily count since March 4, while only 50 new coronavirus-related deaths

SPAIN has reported 132 new coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, while the Government has re-calculated its overall death toll.

BREAKING: Young British expat shot four times in the legs in first suspected ‘settling of accounts’ since coronavirus lockdown...

A YOUNG Brit is facing emergency surgery after being shot in the legs four times on the Costa del Sol.  The 27-year-old has been admitted...

Spain’s coronavirus quarantine for tourists to be scrapped in July

STRICT quarantine rules on tourists visiting Spain will be lifted in July. During the coronavirus lockdown, all international travellers...

Recovering British tourists is essential and Spain should make ‘travel corridors’ between the likes of Birmingham and Mallorca if...

RECOVERING the British tourism market is essential and must be made a priority.  That's the opinion of Jose Luis Zoreda, vice president of the Spanish...

Suicide ‘likely to increase’ due to social and economic consequences of coronavirus on Spain’s Costa del Sol, warns expert

A TOP clinical psychologist has warned of an increase in suicide on the Costa del Sol due to the consequences of the coronavirus pandemic.  Miguel...

Will I really be fined for not wearing a mask during Spain’s state of alarm? – What you should...

THE obligatory use of face masks has been the latest update to cause confusion, uncertainty and controversy.  In force since last Thursday, the new order...

Spain’s Costa del Sol will lose international tourists to Italy and France if it doesn’t lift ‘nonsensical’ quarantine, claims...

THE leader of Andalucia has demanded the Spanish government lift the 14-day quarantine imposed on international travellers arriving throughout the state of alarm.  Partido Popular...

Body found in parked car in Mijas on Spain’s Costa del Sol

A BODY has been found inside a car on the Costa del Sol. The lifeless corpse was discovered in Mijas in the early hours of...

Spain’s Andalucia to hire 3,000 unemployed citizens as beach surveillance officers this summer

The Andalucian Partido Popular leader said that the Junta will launch an ‘employment plan for safe beaches 2020.’

Spain’s PM considering reducing duration of COVID-19 de-escalation phases

According to Sánchez, the entire country should be out from the state of alarm by late June or early July

British fugitive ‘cocaine dealer’ arrested after brutal stabbing at expat bar on Spain’s Costa del Sol

A BRITISH fugitive ‘cocaine dealer’ has been arrested after a brutal stabbing at a Costa del Sol bar. Zathon...

TRAVEL: How to spend the perfect weekend in Marbella on Spain’s Costa del Sol

WITH tourism tantalisingly close to returning, people across the country have been frantically searching for hotels along the Costa del Sol.  According to one company,...

Hotel searches soar by 142% in Spain with Benidorm and Costa del Sol topping the charts following tourism announcement

HOTEL searches in Spain soared by 142% on Saturday following the news that the country would be reopening tourism from June 22.  According to Spanish...

Spanish police arrest man in Malaga who robbed his local bakery hoping he wouldn’t be recognised because he wore...

A MAN in Malaga has been arrested after robbing his local bakery hoping he wouldn’t get recognised because he was wearing a face mask.

Spanish Government gives La Liga green light to resume from June 8

LA Liga has been allowed to resume behind closed doors from June 8.

If lockdown is leaving you bookworms bereft of new titles, turn over a new leaf with these 10 books...

By Alicia Duggan SO you’ve reached the last page of that gripping novel and you’re still pining for more....

How Killing Eve’s psychopathic hitwoman Villanelle is inspired by infamous Spanish ETA assassin

A RUTHLESS Spanish terrorist has been revealed as the subject matter behind one of the UK’s biggest TV hits of the last few years. Former...

Bullfighters in Spain want August restart for blood sport after coronavirus shutdown

SPAIN’S bullfighters are set to return to the ring in August – provided they can get the official go ahead.
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