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Mixed messages over first set of 2021 property sales on Spain’s Costa Blanca

PROPERTY sales in Alicante Province during January fell by 24% compared to a year earlier, but the region still remains one of the busiest...

WATCH: Drug traffickers RESCUE Guardia Civil agents after they fall overboard in collision during high speed boat chase off...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yI5cj1deNP0 A GROUP of drug traffickers have rescued the Guardia Civil agents chasing them after their boats collided.  The bizarre scenes occurred off the Costa del...

Beer in Malaga is Spain’s cheapest

Cheers to the price of ale in Malaga!

COVID-19 cases fall by over 40% in a week across the Costa Blanca and Valencia areas of Spain

THE trend of falling coronavirus infections stepped up another gear today(August 10) in the Valencian Community with a 40% drop in new cases over...

Guardia Civil officer who caused fatal AP-7 pileup while high on cocaine ‘tried to flee the scene’ before blaming...

The crash killed three people and severely injured four others on the AP-7

Family friendly skiing for all ages in the Sierra Nevada

THERE are not many inches of the Sierra Nevada that Luis Casanova and partner Jesus Fernandez don’t know. Be it hiking, biking, cross country...

Andalucia registers highest number of properties sold in Spain

The region saw 18,676 properties change owners according to Spain’s official property registrar

Spain´s Eurovision entry will sing in English for the first time, upsetting many

English is the most successful language in the competition´s history

Thousands of dead fish and marine life wash onto beaches of the polluted Mar Menor lagoon in Spain

PROSECUTORS will investigate a new incident of dead fish washing onto Mar Menor beaches yesterday(August 16). In October 2019, swathes of oxygen-starved fish washed onto...

Marbella-based Finnish expat charged among 53 others and POP STAR in Finland’s biggest ever drug trafficking case

NIKO Ranta-aho was part of the Marbella elite.  The handsome entrepreneur once owned the popular Teatro in Puerto Banus, a restaurant-cum-performance venue which welcomed such...

Woody Allen paid €100,000 by Extremadura Junta for New Year’s bash

Allen and his New Orleans Jazz Band received performed on December 30, 2014 in Badajoz

Police arrest a gang of 42 people in Spain, Romania and Portugal for thefts worth more than €1 million

THE police have arrested a gang of 42 people across three different countries for jewellery theft.

TV show Bargain Loving Brits in the Sun returns to small screen this week with new Costa del Sol...

Three episodes are reportedly set in Manilva and surrounding areas, so expect to see a few familiar faces

Spanish property market: Positive, but not naive

The year started well for sales and at least one top economist is cautiously optimistic, writes property pundit Mark Stucklin

British woman glassed in neck while partying on Spanish island

The 22-year-old was struck in the neck with a glass in the Bananas de Magaluf nightclub after an argument with another reveller

Family feud over unreturned money sees Costa Blanca rental home destroyed in arson attack in Spain

A family row over a refund of a rent deposit led to a Granja de Rocamora house being set ablaze and destroyed. Two men, 25...

Residents vow to unmask sick dog killer after MORE sausages containing needles found on Spain’s Costa del Sol

RESIDENTS in Marbella have vowed to catch a twisted 'dog killer' after yet more sausages with needles were found left in popular walking areas.  Several...

“Granada is a great example of the Alliance of Civilisations”

Both Turkey’s Prime Minister and CARLOS PRANGER believe Granada symbolises harmonious co-existence between different cultures. However, the latter is not as confident as the...

Marbella leads Costa del Sol financial recovery, says mayor

Marbella is leading the way in the Costa del Sol’s financial recovery, according to Mayor Angeles Munoz

British expat pensioner probed over 544 dogs abused in ‘squalid conditions’ in Spain as police find animal bones and...

POLICE have begun probing a British pensioner who allegedly kept 544 dogs in ‘squalid conditions’. The unnamed 69-year-old rented a former rabbit farm, where he...

WATCH: Homeless Spaniard breaks down after UNBELIEVABLE makeover

Antonio, who used to be an electrician, lost his way and ended up homeless following a bout of depression

La Liga to account for 2% of Spain’s GDP by 2019

Spain’s top two divisions would be generating almost €20 billion

Secretive anti-North Korean group claims break-in at Spain embassy

The declaration - entitled ‘Facts About Madrid’ - came just hours after Spain’s High Court named suspects in the investigation into the break-in

Spain’s top chefs, the Roca brothers, pick out their favourite eateries

An introduction to Catalan cuisine, courtesy of Spain’s most famous chefs (and Caitlin Quinn)

Bonking Brits put Latin lovers to shame as they reveal they have most sex in Europe

SPAIN may have a reputation for being a country full of passion and fiery lovers.  But it seems that when it comes to bonking, it...

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