Monday, August 3, 2020

Marbella suffers the aftermath following a decline in Arabic tourism and investments

by Ayah Shurbaji THE drop in the number of regular visiting tourists from Arabian countries has hit Marbella’s economy...

Spain’s capital of Madrid voted best place for Brits to work from remotely

MADRID has been named the best place for Brits to move post-lockdown to save money.  The Spanish capital beat...

UK’s Heathrow Airport requests 14-day quarantine to be replaced by coronavirus tests

The testing proposal comes as Boris Johnson’s cabinet says there will be confinement measures for ‘the entire summer’.

Becoming Self-Employed in Spain (Autónomos)

So, you’re thinking of moving to Spain? As well as finding somewhere to live, unless you’re already retired, most expats will also need to...

Ryanair pledge not to cancel flights to and from Spain after announcing mass losses

MAJOR airline Ryanair has confirmed that it will continue to “operate normally” and that no flights to or from Spain will be...

Quarantine for returning UK travellers branded ‘disastrous’ by Balearic Islands and as ‘reaction to Spain’s transparency’ on coronavirus figures...

Consell de Mallorca president slammed the two-week quarantine as 'disastrous' noting that it would impact the region considerably

Town in inland Malaga predicts 90% occupancy rate this summer while Spain’s Costa del Sol to suffer huge losses

The good news for Coin is in stark contrast to more traditional tourism meccas such as the Costa del Sol

France considers closing borders with Spain as COVID-19 outbreaks soar across peninsula

France to examine possible coronavirus border closure on Friday.

Pet owners face possible four-month wait for travel between Spain and UK after Brexit transition period – what you...

Pet owners warned about four-month waiting period between EU countries and UK as of 2021.

‘Do not come’: Balearic Government sends stark warning to tourists seeking alcohol-fuelled holidays in Spain

Tourism Minister Iago Negueruela sent a stark message to holidaymakers that anti-social behaviour would not be tolerated

Town of Gaucin in Andalucia dubbed ‘Spain’s Notting Hill’ in Telegraph article

THE mountainous town of Gaucin in Andalucia has been described as 'Spain's most picture-perfect town,' in an article by The Telegraph.

At 1,300 metres long, this is Andalucia’s longest zipline set to open in August

ANDALUCIA’S longest zipline has been completed and is set to open in August once it is approved. ‘Supertirolina VK...

Are tourists ‘too little, too late’ for hospitality industry in Spain’s Mallorca?

OK so Spain has navigated Storm Corona pretty well, but what will the ravaged business landscape look like afterwards? 

OPINION: Spain’s economy needs tourists, it’s good to have you back

THE first set of Brits have been arriving on the Costa del Sol in recent days and we could not be happier that they’re here.

Two Scots end up in Spain’s Ibiza after going for ‘quiet drinks’ in Dundee

TWO friends from the UK who went for a couple of ‘quiet drinks’, ended up in Ibiza six hours later.

Vueling adds new UK and France connections to Spain’s Malaga from August

Vueling will connect the Costa del Sol Airport with Asturias, Lyon, Marseille, Cardiff and Zurich.

BREAKING: Scotland will NOT scrap quarantine for Brits returning from Spain

SCOTLAND has announced that it will not lift the quarantine for people travelling from Spain, despite UK wide plans to lift the measure on June 10.

British tourists on Costa del Sol feel safer in Spain than UK and encourage others to join them

BRITISH tourists are out in force on the Costa del Sol, many lavishing praise on the Spanish Government’s COVID-19 safety measures.

Olive Press reporter describes what journey from UK to Spain is like now that borders are open

AN Olive Press reporter who was trapped in the UK for months due to the coronavirus pandemic has finally managed to return to Spain.

Fuel card: advantages, function and services

It is becoming increasingly popular to fill up without cash. People with company vehicles are increasingly using fuel cards because they offer many advantages....

Vistabella Golf in Orihuela operating for 11 years without compulsory environmental impact report, council reveals

A GOLF course at the Entre Naranjos urbanisation in Orihuela has been operating for 11 years without a compulsory environmental impact report.

British expats and tourists plotting to break COVID-19 quarantine rules by travelling to Portugal via Spain as UK Foreign...

British expats in Portugal are helping their compatriots in England skip quarantine by advising them to travel via Spain and lie about their movements

If you’re chomping at the bit to get out, check out these horse riding holidays in Andalucia, home of...

IMAGINE getting up a family posse for a trek into the mountains this summer, or cantering along the sands at sunset with...

‘Covid taxes’, hotel deals and the price of a pint – what can Brits expect on holiday in Spain...

THOUSANDS of hotels and restaurants across Spain have reopened in a major boost for the economy. Some 12% of...

Valencian Community launches advertising campaign to attract international tourists back to the Costa Blanca

THE Costa Blanca is launching a major advertising campaign to attract international tourists following the lifting of lockdown restrictions.

Torrevieja market ‘Paseo de los Hippies’ reopens to 100% capacity

A TORREVIEJA market popular with expats and Spanish alike reopens at 100% capacity this week. The sea-front Paseo de...
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