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Take a look inside this James Bond-worthy Marbella house with two pools, cocktail bar, gym and massage room

THE late Sean Connery who was known for shaking things up as a resident of the Costa del Sol, and now 007 fanatics can...

Spanish waterworld

James Bryce gets pulled around at an incredible ‘secret’ centre for waterskiing and wakeboarding

Linea Directa can help you with your exit plan

Línea Directas legal assistance service comes as standard in all their insurance policies

Four-bedroom Valencia house sold in €10 raffle

A four-bedroom house in Valencia will change hands for €10 after its previous owners decided to beat the ailing property market - with a raffle

Ryanair flight from southern Spain grounded to dump ‘drunk Irish couple’

A RYANAIR flight from southern Spain has been forced to make an unscheduled stop in San Sebastian to dump a 'drunk' Irish couple. The FR7063...

Spain condemns plans for new homes to be built along the West Bank

The homes, most of which will be built in the Oranit settlement and some in Jordan Valley come as the US threatened to withhold funds for Palestine. 

Saints and souls and modern day ghouls

For Theresa O’Shea, Halloween in Spain is a time for visiting departed loved ones and eating roasted chestnuts PUMPKIN sales in Spain at the end...

COFFIN UP: The price of death is lower in southern Spain with funeral and cremation charges far higher in...

SOUTHERN Spain is the cheapest part of the country to die, according to the OCU consumer association. The highest prices for funerals and cremations were...

EXCLUSIVE: Is two-time killer Kenneth Noye returning to Spain?

The crime mastermind hid out for two years on the Costa de la Luz, before he was arrested for the murder of Stephen Cameron, 21, beside the M25, in 1996. Despite being Britain’s Most Wanted, police took two years to track him down to his stunning multi-million euro villa in Atlanterra, near Zahara de los Atunes
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EXCLUSIVE: Top Costa del Sol law firm Martinez-Echevarria investigated for paying kickbacks for contracts

A new ruling by the Malaga Bar Association now means that the firm could be heavily fined and even suspended from practising

Spanish and UK moviegoers both consider same film to be the most scary

THIS WEEKEND sees the American tradition of Hallowe’en taking over TV schedules and social media content. Despite social-distancing guidelines, many family groups will still be...

Sierra de las Nieves could have National Park status by 2019

MALAGA’S  Sierra de las Nieves natural park could have National Park status by 2019. Isabel García Tejerina, Spain’s Minister of Agriculture and Fishing, Food and...

Three La Linea youths arrested on drug smuggling charges after sea chase

Three youths from La Linea de la Concepcion and a fourth person from Ceuta have been arrested on suspicion of drug smuggling on Monday.

IN PICS: Bizarre and beautiful ‘bear man’ festival wards off winter’s evil spirits in Spain’s Basque Country

FORGET the Three Kings, this tiny town in the Basque Country has something better – the simultaneously fun and frightening pagan celebration that takes...

FINALLY: Temperatures to pass 30C on Spain’s Costa del Sol THIS WEEK with a SIZZLING weekend forecast

Estepona and Manilva will both see the mercury hit 31C on Saturday and a blistering 34C on Sunday

Living in Spain but still have a UK based financial adviser?

by Sam Kelly DipPFS, EFA, BA (Hons), Managing Partner, Chorus Financial. Chorus Financial are receiving an increasing number of enquiries from those of you living in Spain...

Eight camels and a llama rescued after escaping from a circus in Madrid

??POLICE have located eight camels and a llama found walking through the streets of Madrid after escaping from a nearby circus.  A probe has been...

RAFAEL NADAL: Spain’s tax system doesn’t make sense

'Perhaps it would be better to go to another country with more beneficial conditions'

Spanish lorry drivers pay UK government over €4 million in last year

In total, foreign drivers have paid a massive €60 million to the UK Treasury since a levy was introduced

Homes built on unapproved land face new demolition threat in Costa Blanca and Valencia areas of Spain

DEMOLITION of Valencian Community homes built on unapproved land could begin next year. The new 'Valencian Agency for the Protection of the Territory' will employ...

Let’s speed up the slow food movement

The Olive Press appeals for new Slow Food groups in Andalucia

Caleta de Velez fishing harbour closed due to ‘red tide’

An influx of toxic organisms has forced the closure of Malaga’s biggest fishing harbour

Costa del Sol ‘Golden Triangle’ generates €500 million in luxury home builds according to study

TO a casual passer-by, the imposing site of multimillion euro mansions that pepper the Costa del Sol's 'Golden Triangle' are the ultimate show of...

UDesign transforms homes – without limits – around Spain and abroad

From commercial properties to private residences, UDesign has a waiting list for their bespoke service

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