Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Move over Madrid! San San Sebastian named sixth best foodie spot in the world according to top chefs

SAN Sebastian has been named the sixth best foodie spots in the world according to a panel of top chefs. 

Costa Blanca golf resort repeats success in top awards to become best in Spain again

A COSTA BLANCA golf resort has hit the jackpot for the second year running to win two prestigious international awards.

Boris Becker hands over keys to multimillion-euro mansion in Spain’s Mallorca in bankruptcy settlement

The tennis star's Spanish villa was used by squatters and then allegedly for pornographic films

Benidorm model with Down’s syndrome to get top award via virtual ceremony beamed into her home on Spain’s Costa...

A BENIDORM model with Down's syndrome will get a prestigious award in the early hours of Sunday morning(November 15) for being 'an...

The rise of the day visitor: How local residents could save Spain’s hotel industry

THANKS to COVID-19 the Spanish hotel industry has suffered more than ever before. In July, usually one of the busiest months for...

Surrealism exhibition in Madrid’s CaixaForum wows visitors with works by Dali and Magritte

A new show at the CaixaForum in Madrid has wowed visitors with its display of over 279 surrealist works of art.

Benidorm-based holiday accommodation groups slam high cost of PCR tests for foreigners coming to Spain’s Costa Blanca

COSTA BLANCA hoteliers and holiday accommodation owners say that a new rule for most international travellers arriving at airports and ports to...

Mallorca expat Mads Mikkelsen tipped to replace Johnny Depp in Fantastic Beasts after ‘wifebeater’ court case

MALLORCA local Mads Mikkelsen has been tipped to replace Johnny Depp as Gellert Grindelwald in the new Fantastic Beasts film.

COVID-19 vaccine to be ‘the saviour’ of tourism industry in Spain’s Balearic Islands

Vaccine breakthrough could be game-changer for the Balearic economy

Easyjet launch massive sale with flights to Spain for under £20

IF you're in need of something to look forward to - and right now, who isn’t? -  then a trip away could...

AI in the EU: Balancing Benefit & Control

When the President of the European Commission made her first speech to the European Parliament in December 2019, she officially recognized “Artificial Intelligence” as...

The biggest risk to your investments and pensions… could it be your financial adviser?

Over the last decade or so, Spanish expats have been exposed to some incredibly poor financial advice. In many cases this has...

Ministry of Internal Affairs awards two police dogs from Spain’s Malaga for exceptional devotion to duty

The dogs are experts in detecting drugs, precursors, weapons and other illicit commodities.

Libyan political dialogue forum in Tunisia: appointment of radicals to leadership positions will lead to a new crisis in...

On November 9, the Libyan Political Dialogue Forum started in Tunis. It is organised by the United Nations Support Mission in Libya...

Barcelona combats rising pollution levels with €37.8m plan to rid city of cars

BARCELONA has a new 10-year plan to build more green spaces for its residents. In a bid to...

Virtual shutdown of regional airport in Spain’s Murcia due to pandemic travel restrictions

MURCIA'S regional airport at Corvera faces two weeks without any flights due to cancellations caused by pandemic travel restrictions.

First endangered Western gorilla born in Andalucia’s Bioparc in Spain

A baby Western gorilla has been born for the first time ever at Andalucia's Bioparc zoo in Fuengirola.

Huge vulture shocks motorists in Spain’s Malaga as it lands on busy road

The vulture's large, strong claws and beaks can cause considerable damage when used to defend themselves and any rescue operation should be done by experts in the area.

BREAKING: Travellers arriving in Spain from ‘at risk’ countries MUST show negative PCR COVID-19 test from November 23 –...

CORRECTION: A previous version of this article indicated that PCR tests would be needed to pass into Spain by land, the health...

Spanish scientists say clue to finding life on Mars can be found in Chile’s Atacama Desert

SCIENTISTS from Spain's Centro de Astrobiología have discovered the key to finding life on Mars may be in the Earth's driest desert....

Spain’s disgraced former king Juan Carlos sneaks into the top 10 richest royals list

FORMER King of Spain Juan Carlos has snuck into the top richest royals list in tenth place. The...

Spanish Banksy boosts morale of doctors with incredible murals outside Santander hospital

A Spanish artist has been combatting coronavirus with optimism by painting intricate murals on hospital facades for key health workers to enjoy.

J.K.Rowling uses illustration of 10-year-old girl from Spain’s Andalucia in new children’s book

A 10-YEAR-old girl from Cordoba has illustrated part of J.K. Rowling's new book. The world of children's literature has...

Homeless man arrested for starting fire at Spain’s Palma de Mallorca airport

Investigators say the detainee is homeless and had been sheltering in the airport's car park in recent weeks

Costa Blanca mayors praised for their ‘leadership locomotive’ promoting €227m direct rail link into Spain’s Orihuela Costa

BOTH Orihuela and Torrevieja mayors have come together to promote a rail link project direct into the coastal part of the region.

Negative interest rates in Spain to be ‘new normal’ until 2031

MORTGAGE repayments in Spain won’t go up for a decade, according to one of Spain’s leading bankers.  CEO of...