Thursday, August 6, 2020

Idyllic Manilva restaurant Roman Oasis opens up for 34th summer

Opening night on July 1 fully booked already

Torremolinos Gay Pride smashes all records with more than 40,000 visitors

The Pride March this year beat records both in terms of floats and people

Low cost airline to resume flights from UK to Spain NEXT WEEK amid ongoing coronavirus pandemic

LOW cost airline Wizz has announced it will restart flights from London to Spain and other European destinations from next week. The company revealed today...

Spanish hotels losing millions to fake food poisoning claims by Brits

Claimants will have to provide evidence of their illness

Bullish boost to company finance in Spain

Global investors back Spanish start ups

American director Francis Ford Coppola awarded Spain’s Princess of Asturias prize

The Godfather director also bagged a tidy €50,000

Crime rate drop in Andalucia

Statistics show the number of crimes has dropped by 5.1% on the same three month period in 2012

Manhunt launched in Spain’s Mallorca after two hooded men raid tobacco shop and flee with €18,000 worth of cigarettes...

Completely shattering the storefront’s glass with a stone, the thieves raided the cash register and completely emptied the shelves and storeroom

Reopening of Malaga’s El Caminito del Rey pushed back to June 12

THE reopening of Malaga’s El Caminito del Rey has been delayed until June 12.

Theresa May will miss Prime Minister’s Questions to welcome King and Queen of Spain tomorrow

Spain is a hugely important negotiating partner in the ongoing Brexit negotiations

‘Level 1 emergency’ declared as largest Easter storm in 73 years hits the Costa Blanca EMERGENCY: Torrevieja was the worst hit region, registering 200 litres/m2 WHAT was that saying about the rain in...

British pensioner taking a punt in Spain

Enterprising Trevor Dine, 81, has just opened a casino in San Roque

Thieves blow up and loot cash machine in Sabinillas

A CASH machine has been robbed in Sabinillas. Reports say the suspected thieves used explosives to blow the machine out of the wall before making...

Spain soldier claims she was raped by comrades in Malaga barracks

A SOLDIER stationed in Malaga has claimed she was raped by her fellow soldiers in her barracks.  Policia Nacional have confirmed an investigation has been...

House of the late Prince struggling to sell nine months on

THE sprawling Marbella mansion once owned by the late music legend Prince is seemingly impossible to sell. The enormous 13-bedroom palace in Paraiso Alto -...

Two pit-bull terriers attack and kill dogs in San Pedro

EXCLUSIVE: Neighbours live in fear of their dogs being attacked

Expat teen scoops Spanish writing prize

Chloe Madison Grubb won first prize in Coca Cola short story contest

Shaken and stirred

Bond star Connery being investigated over new Costa fraud

Making a difference in 2008

Tired of mundane New Year resolutions? Instead of giving up smoking why not make some small lifestyle changes and help to save the planet. The Olive Press’ Rosie Sinclair, one of Al Gore’s Climate Project foot soldiers, shows you how.

Catalonia vows it will hold independence referendum in September

It comes after the latest polls show 47% of Catalans support independence

There is more than just good fish restaurants in the seaside resort of Manilva

EVER since I took a photo of giant octopus’ drying on a line at one of my favourite secret chiringuitos a few years ago,...

Carl Cox, Richie Hawtin and Claptone head to Almeria’s Dreambeach

Four-day electronic music festival to bring star DJs to Spain

Revealing new book chronicles the founding of the Olive Press, ‘Spain’s most popular expat newspaper’

"A publisher wanted to cut out all the juicy bits so I said no and put it in a draw and only discovered it again recently."

Whether a resident or second home owner, here are some things you may wish to consider while Spain’s COVID-19...

The property market has almost immediately stagnated and is likely to experience significant upheaval