Wednesday, November 20, 2019

El Mirador de Castillo in Benidorm demolished before tourist season in search of ruins the town hall ‘doesn’t know’...

ONE of Benidorm’s most iconic landmarks has been partially demolished in search of ruins that authorities ‘don’t know’ if they will find.

Spandau Ballet’s Steve Norman holds meet and greet for fans in Spain’s Andalucia THIS WEEKEND

The Gold performer will treat revellers to an exciting mix of tunes by David Bowie, Iggy Pop and of course Spandau Ballet

British tea set recovered from 150-year-old shipwreck on show at unique Costa Blanca maritime exhibition

AN exhibition displaying British-made plates, bowls and a tea set from a steamship that sank off the Costa Blanca 150 years ago...

UNEARTHED: First Roman olive oil press EVER on Spain’s Costa del Sol as huge archaeology park planned

The area will become the largest archaeology park on the Costa del Sol and plans to be a major tourism and cultural attraction

OH MY GOGH: Gun Van Gogh ‘killed himself with’ to be auctioned off while southern Spain tour of his...

He died in a field near the French town of Auvers-sur-Oise, where the revolver was located some 70 years later

PALM BEACH: The curious pop history of the Costa del Sol’s most famous chiringuito freshly refurbished for summer

Its owner helped create one of the most successful songs of the early 2000s

Europe’s largest Lego exhibition arrives on Costa del Sol with models of Disney, Harry Potter, Star Wars, Avengers and...

A Duplo zone with building tables for little ones and an interactive 3D gallery complete the huge array on offer at this unmissable event

The road you live in might just be one of Spain’s ‘official’ prettiest postcodes

IF Spain’s streets could talk they would tell incredible stories about their original architects - the Roman, Moorish and Christian conquerors who once lived...

HASTA LA VISTA: New trailer for sixth Terminator movie reveals scenes shot in Murcia and Cartagena

THRILLING scenes for the sixth Terminator movie were shot on the Costa Blanca, a new trailer has revealed. Last...

Van Gogh Alive to visit Valencia from July to October

THE world’s most visited multimedia exhibition will arrive in Valencia in July. Van Gogh Alive, which has broken visitor...

Huge tribute rock concert returning to Spain’s Costa del Sol

THE hottest rock festival on the Costa del Sol returns as an amazing line-up has just been announced. Pink Purple Productions is presenting The Pink...

IN PICS: Artist re-imagines Spain’s Malaga without ‘destructive’ tourism and construction boom

In a series of photoshopped images, Katharina Fitz has returned the coastline of the provincial capital to a place inhabited only by fishermen

Liam Gallagher to meet Take That in Gibraltar among ongoing feud as Oasis rocker announced for MTV Gibraltar Calling...

Gallagher's feud with band member Robbie Williams - who luckily won't be playing on the Rock - stretches back to the early 2000s

7 GOOD things the British have contributed to Spain

While we do we have many a moron - as does every country - Spain knows that we, too, have something to offer

LISTEN: Which singer in Spain made the ‘top 10’ list of songs in the first half of 2019?

The track by the genre-defying Catalan artist, 25, was described as a mashup of ‘dembow, hip-hop and flamenco’

A PUT-DOWN A DAY: New Spanish book praises ‘therapeutic’ quality of insulting

INSULTS have been branded ‘therapeutic’ in a new book by Catalonian author Sergio Parra. In Mecaguen!, published by Vox,...

Pablo Escobar’s estranged British-educated son signs ‘extraordinary’ book deal in Mallorca

PABLO Escobar’s long-lost son has signed a publishing to tell the extraordinary story of his life. Roberto Sendoya Escobar...

Claire Leibovich delivers a masterclass on Spain’s most astronomically-priced paintings you can’t afford

Les Femmes d´Algers (Version O) set a world record price when it was sold for US$179 million (€125 million) at Christie's New York in 2015

GHOSTA BLANCA: Illegal art exhibition takes over one of Spain’s most haunted buildings

ONE of Spain’s most-haunted buildings has become the scene of an illegal art exhibition by a notorious Swedish guerrilla artist.

7 times town halls in Spain had us screaming ‘what were they thinking?’

If you’re still chuckling over Estepona’s farcical ‘death slide’ then you’ll enjoy our giggle-worthy roundup of  government gaffes

IN PICS: The jobs of the past in Spain made (almost) obsolete by modern life

It can be a shame to see these vocations dwindle, as they often remind us of the past and hold a certain sentimental value

JOBS: Marbella’s Starlite Festival looking for 400 workers this summer, find out how to apply here

STARLITE Festival has begun looking for employees for this year's edition.  The Marbella festival is offering 400 jobs over the months of July and August. From...

10 incredible locations Game of Thrones SHOULD have filmed in Spain

We’ve put together a list of places we feel would have added to the stark alien beauty of Westeros and Essos
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