Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Palma proposes new terrace restrictions that could cripple Santa Catalina

LAST week the city of Palma proposed new and drastic measures against terrace seating in the city, removing up to 40 percent of Santa...

This old harp of mine!

A French King's harp has been donated to a Malaga museum

Iconic Andy Warhol arrives on the Costa del Sol

The exhibition, Warhol. Mechanical Art, promises to take visitors on a ‘journey’ starting with Warhol’s earliest work

Pablo Iglesias surprises with suit and tie at Spain’s Goya Awards 2016

Normally he dresses casually and he famously didn't wear a suit when he met King Felipe VI

Virgen del Carmen celebrations underway in Andalucia

Religious wooden and porcelain Virgins are placed on fishing boats and paraded through the seas

Spanish magician Jorge Blass announced to return to Palma

MAGICIAN Jorge Blass has been announced to return to the Palma Auditorium from August 31 through September 2 with a whole new act. With a...

Zara shoppers find SHOCKING notes inside clothes ‘begging to be paid’ in Istanbul

Hidden inside creases and jacket linings the tags said 'I made this item you're going to buy, but I didn't get paid for it!'

Artist inspired by Benaojan and Ronda launches new exhibition

And she has chosen hotel Molino del Santo for her show space

Gay traffic lights introduced in Cadiz town

Ten lights at pedestrian crossings in the centre of San Fernando de Cadiz show two women or two men holding hands, with a heart in between

Is there anybody out there?

With recent claims of a UFO sighting over the Costa del Sol, the Olive Press asked Eloise Horsfield to investigate the phenomena

Chinese President Xi secures jamon deal with Spain amid trade war with Donald Trump

The Chinese president described his country as being at a 'crossroads' in their economy, as he vowed to increase imports of jamon, something considered a luxury product in China

Benalmadena to host annual photography walk

The Benalmadena Town Hall and the Costa del Sol Photographic Society are teaming up to provide the region with an annual photography walk

Spanish singer flogs Warhol ‘piss paintings’ given to him by artist as birthday present

The paintings go under the hammer at Christie’s auction house in Paris in December

The Olive Press newspaper stands tall around Mallorca

THE Olive Press newspaper is already all around the island with over 400 distribution spots. But now it’s more visual than ever with over a...

Estepona’s Mundo Mania is giving away Christmas treats every day for children

From December 1, Mundo Mania in Estepona is giving away gifts including Mundo Mania day passes, toys, sweets and much more.

Still passionate about Flamenco

The book by English author Tony Bryant takes us on a journey into the world of authentic flamenco

Son of Otis Reading to play debut Spain show at Benalmadena Sunset Beach Club

Otis jr. will reprise many of his father’s hits at his debut show in Spain

TREASURE HUNT: How foreigners helped Spain curate its top 10 most priceless artefacts

Spain’s most priceless artefacts give new meaning to the modern term booty call, writes Pablo Balbontin

New dig for murdered Spanish Civil War poet Federico Garcia Lorca begins near Granada

Team hopes to uncover answers to one of Spain's greatest mysteries

WATCH: Andalucia body blasts ‘sexist’ Spanish presenter who cuts off fellow TV star’s skirt

THE TV governing body of Andalucia has denounced a a male presenter for 'unlawful conduct' after he cut off his female co-star's skirt. The Consejo...

What’s On… October 17 – 30, 2013

Your guide to what's happening around Andalucia this fortnight

Smuggler’s confessions: Francis Morland sheds light on his old drug smuggling empire in Spain and Gibraltar

He went from house parties and skiing trips with Princess Margaret to smuggling cannabis, and rubbing shoulders with seasoned criminals

Prince and Foo Fighters cancel Spanish gigs following Paris terror attacks

Dave Grohl's band posts Facebook update saying 'this is crazy and it sucks'

Compulsory siesta introduced in a Valencia town

Tradition is enforced as Ador mayor mandates three hour siesta

How to Turn Your August in Spain Into a Non-stop Party

Spain is among the most popular tourist destinations in the world, especially in summer when this country ‘blooms’ the most. This time of year...

Jackson Pollock’s Mural on show at Malaga’s Museo Picasso

Mural was commissioned by Peggy Guggenheim