Friday, April 19, 2019

Sun worshippers in Spain spoofed to ‘rays’ awareness

Spoof ‘miracle’ tanning cream marketed by skin care charity

Spain hopes to open new fishing markets in far east and the US

Secretary-General of Fisheries Andres Hermida said China and India are attractive

Aracena’s wonderful Grutas de las Maravillas

These incredible caves have been open to the public for 100 years

Floods, landslides and collapsed roads: Storms wreak havoc on Costa del Sol

Some areas saw 130 litres per square metre of water fall in just three hours

The mighty fall of the svengali, ‘Mr Marbella’

After one of the Costa del Sol’s most colourful celebrities – DJ Maurice Boland – was forced to resign from his radio show following an indiscretion with a teenager, the Olive Press explores the rise and fall of ‘Mr Marbella’ and recalls his close association with other teenagers, including wildchild Mandy Smith

Historic Andalucia site closed off to public for Game of Thrones filming

The eighth and final season of Game of Thrones will not air until 2019

A shop in Valladolid is popping corks in the world of architecture after basing its design around wine bottles.

Vinas & Viandas, created by Zooco Estudio, is a cave-like structure in the city centre using elements based on wine bottles and barrels. Wine racks...

In Boca: Abantal

What Abantal lacks in atmosphere it makes up in the culinary stakes, discovers Jon Clarke

Three Spanish journalists kidnapped in Syria

The three men went missing from Aleppo

Seventy more allotment spaces created in Marbella

The project has now seen 100 allotments created

Taxi driver in Spain filmed snorting cocaine while driving along popular motorway

THIS is the moment a taxi driver in Spain appears to snort cocaine as he drives along a motorway. The man was filmed snorting the...

Spaniard Elsa’s future Avenger

Actress Elsa Pataky shows off baby bump on red carpet at premiere of The Avengers

It’s such a perfect day

A typical day in the life of pupils at Sotogrande International School

Actor Robert Conrad heads to Spain in search of love

The Wild Wild West star is leaving his Malibu life behind him to search for love in Spain

Dining Secrets: The tops for spring breaks

Continuing our look at ‘top fives'

Cellar performance as Rioja exports increase

RIOJA exports increased by 4% last year, new figures show. Over 108 million litres were shipped out, with most growth seen in newer markets such...

EXCLUSIVE: Costa del Sol friends fall out over illegal garage sale

After a seven-year legal wrangle, a judge has sided with the buyers and ordered property company Monte Athos to pay up €240,000

WATCH: Renfe in racism row after officers ‘target’ and ‘kick’ black man after demanding he show his ticket   THIS is the moment a black man was 'targeted' by Renfe officers before being violently dragged off the train.  The shocking clip, obtained by El...

Colmenar: A true ‘hive’ of activity

Sally Harrison on the sweet village of Colmenar

Brit Simon Corner wanted over Lisa Brown disappearance threw phones into Copenhagen harbour

Second man arrested over Scottish mother-of-one's disappearance identified as JW

OH SNAP! KitKat to lose trademark status in Spain

BRITISH favourite KitKat is set to lose its EU-wide trademark status allowing anyone to produce a chocolate bar mimicking its iconic shape. The four-fingered treat,...

We’ll drink to that!

New labeling directive dictates what can and cannot be called sangria

Ronda – San Pedro motorway plans shelved

Plans for motorway through the Genal Valley have been shelved

Online betting company Lottoland takes Gibraltar by storm

The company specialises, as its name suggests, in lotteries

The great emasculator

Spanish men lose their mojo as pollution plays havoc with the male gender

Agony Ant – Spanish legal problems addressed

Antonio Flores looks at what happens when opposing lawyers know each other outside of the court room and answers readers legal queries