Saturday, August 15, 2020

SILVER LINING: Spanish villages becoming more popular during coronavirus pandemic

THE coronavirus pandemic may be having the unexpected side effect of breathing new life into Spain’s small villages. For...

Deadly lightning kills over 30 sheep, a cow and a ram in rural Spain

The macabre images released by the Guardia Civil look like something out of a gory, zombie-apocalypse film.

Grim outlook on Spain’s road to economic recovery from coronavirus crisis

SPAIN’S economy is in danger of lagging behind the main advanced economies in Europe in recovering from the coronavirus crisis.

Spain’s most expensive home goes on sale on Costa del Sol for a cool €32 million

Dubbed 'The Pride of Zagaleta', it is nestled on a 10,000 sqm plot of land that overlooks the Mediterranean

True cost of travel bans revealed as Spain’s AENA reveals July 2020 airport losses

Compared to the same period in 2019, Spanish airports have recorded a loss in passengers of up to 83%

West Nile virus transmitted by mosquitos revealed to be behind string of meningitis cases in Spain’s Sevilla

The outbreak has occurred in the towns of Puebla del Rio and Coria de Rio, both located next to marshland on the Guadalquivir river

Police shut down illegal rave party in Spain’s Malaga

Alcohol and drugs were found on the premises and over 60 boozed-up party-goers caught without facemasks.

Tourists take down Romanian pickpocket 48 hours after being robbed in Spain’s Mallorca

Investigators say the thief had been arrested five times in just three weeks for the same crime

Why are so many Brits in Spain putting their trust in Chorus during 2020?

Just a few years ago Chorus Financial was a relatively unknown firm with less than 100 clients. Now we sit amongst the...

Will COVID-19 change the property market in Costa del Sol and Gibraltar?

As Spain slowly re-emerges from the horrors of COVID-19, the country is preparing itself for an uncertain future. Alongside human tragedy is the loss...

Police arrest 34 members of Romanian pickpocketing gang who preyed on tourists in Spain’s Mallorca

A total of 34 members, all of Romanian nationality, were arrested in multiple raids across the island yesterday

CAUGHT: Man who allegedly stole €1.5million in Gibraltar’s largest ever robbery nabbed by police after three years on the...

A FUGITIVE allegedly responsible for the largest robbery ever carried out in Gibraltar has been hauled back to the rock more than...

One in three restaurants in Spain’s Mallorca will permanently close this year due to COVID-19 crisis

Significant loss of profits are attributed to the lack of visitors on the island, as well as a commitment to employees on a six-month contract

ATM KITCHENS-The most beautiful luxury kitchens in Spain (and Holland), here in Costa Blanca

After months of lockdown, now is the perfect time to upgrade that tired old kitchen for the beautiful kitchen of your dreams ATM KITCHENS,...

Two youths arrested in Spain’s Mallorca after gouging cat’s eyes out and beating it to death

The heinous act was uncovered by residents who were awoken in the early hours by a howling feline

NIGHTMARE: Spain’s Balearic Islands set to be declared ‘risk zone’ by Germany as COVID-19 infections exceed threshold

The risk upgrade comes as the number of coronavirus infections has now exceeded the threshold set by Germany

El Corte Inglés advert of child ‘hanging’ sparks uproar

A new ‘Back to School’ advert from El Corte Inglés featuring a child ‘hanging’ above a chair as sparked uproar on social media. 

Spain is Paradise for Lovers of Equestrian Culture and History

For most British horse fanatics, the only horse-based sport worth watching takes place at the famous old courses either in the UK, Ireland or...

BREAKING: Antonio Banderas tests positive for COVID-19

The Spanish film star made an announcement on Twitter today after being absent from hosting the Starlite Gala in Marbella on Sunday

LISTED: Travel alerts for Spain from 22 European countries

The numerous outbreaks in the country have led to many of its European neighbours adopting control measures or restrictions on those arriving from the Spanish territory

Two captive eagle owls returned to their natural habitat in Spain’s Cordoba

Both species were taught to fly and hunt live prey before release.

200 Christian burials and Roman remains unearthed in Spain’s Malaga

200 bodies have been discovered in the ongoing excavation next to the Malaga metro.

Far right activist Tommy Robinson teases move to Gibraltar

FAR right extremist Tommy Robinson says he will be ‘moving to Gibraltar’ after weighing up a permanent move to Spain following an...

Austria latest country to issue travel alert for Spain amid COVID-19 resurgence

From Monday, people entering Austria from Spain must test negative for COVID-19.

Lockdown causes massive June property sales collapse on Spain’s Costa Blanca

HOUSE sales collapsed by almost half across the Costa Blanca in June according to figures released by the National Institute of Statistics(INE).

Switzerland latest country to add Spain to travel ‘blacklist’ after latest COVID-19 spike

Switzerland will join Norway and the UK in imposing the quarantine on anyone returning from Spain