Tuesday, February 19, 2019

11 new villages make it onto Spain’s ‘most beautiful’ list

ATTENTION all Instagram addicts! A further 11 new villages have been added to the list of the most beautiful in Spain. The list is created by...

Benabola Hotel in Marbella gets a revamped roof terrace ready for the summer season

Known as the Sky Lounge, the stunning cocktail terrace has one of the best views on the Costa del Sol, particularly at sunset

The Cat’s Whiskers: Is Sierra de Gata Spain’s most delightful region?

As the tiny village of Robledillo de Gata is singled out alongside Carmona and Vejer as Spain’s best rural retreat, Jon Clarke extols the delights of a week in the little-known Sierra de Gata

Max Beach in Mijas taken over by Costa del Sol restaurant owners Metro Group

All-in-all, the updated venue now boasts a sushi bar, 25-metre pool, a cocktail bar and large terraces with plenty of sunbeds

‘ABSOLUTE CHAOS’: Ryanair flight from Glasgow to Malaga diverted after violent ‘hen party brawl’

Things allegedly got so violent cabin crew had to ask passengers for help

Hacienda Beach in Estepona makes the perfect summer getaway and here’s why

There is a playground and splash pool for little ones, a paddle court, and you can even bring the dog to one of the pet-friendly apartments

Spain tourism chiefs call for alcohol ban in airports and say British police ‘have power’ to stop boozing on...

There is one incident for every 1,424 flights, according to IATA data, while 50 flights per day have to deal with drunken passengers

Top 5 Travel Apps to Use in 2019

Are you thinking about a trip abroad? Already making holiday plans for the summer of 2019? Then you definitely need to consult out top...

Tourists in Spain could face PRISON for writing name in sand on protected beaches

Perpetrators could be fined up to €600 or face prison, while visitors to the island will now have to get written permission before visiting the island

Brits fuming after flight to Spain grounded because there was ‘no water for tea’

The 8.55am flight was forced to divert to Manchester less than an hour after takeoff

UK Foreign Office updates website to say terrorists ‘very likely to carry out attacks in Spain’

There was no reason given for the update, but the FCO say Brits ‘should be vigilant and follow the instructions of the local authorities’

Direct Malaga to NEW YORK flights available from May 2019

LUCKY travellers will be able to fly directly from Malaga to New York this summer. America's Delta Air Lines will be...

IS IT A BIRD? Gibraltar introduces helicopter sightseeing tours in 2019 with Norwegian firm Fonnafly

It comes after years of collaboration between the Gibraltar government and Mr John-Erik Sogn, a Norwegian pilot living in Marbella

FLASH SALE: Ryanair offers €20 tickets to celebrate new route from Spain’s Malaga to Morocco

The offer will be available until midnight on Monday, January 21, through Ryanair.com

Travelling to Spain? Don’t forget about online safety

Whether you are going to Madrid, Barcelona, or other Spanish cities, you’ll probably use free public Wi-Fi in cafes, restaurants, airports, and others. You...

Marbella to spend €1.7m building 3,300 parking spaces in HUGE pedestrian-focused new plans

REVEALED: Marbella mayor Ángeles Muñoz unveils plans to build 3,300 spaces in Marbella with a focus on pedestrians

‘Where’s our seats gone?’ – British family on TUI flight back from Spain forced to sit on floor of...

FLOORED: Paula and daughter Brooke were left without seats A BRITISH family in Spain were forced to sit...

This is the complete list of Spain’s national and regional holidays in 2019

THREE KINGS: Revellers in Malaga celebrate Epiphany yesterday IN 2019 Spain will celebrate nine national public holidays, while Andalucia...

Man in barrel sets sail from Spain in three-month bid to reach Caribbean using ONLY ocean currents

DAREDEVIL: The crazy Frenchman atop his wooden barrel, which he will use to cross the Atlantic A DARING...

FIESTA FLOATER? Competition launched to name Liverpool party boat set to bring hundreds of revellers from Merseyside to Marbella...

The 600-bed boat, worth more than €4 million, is the brainchild of Liverpudlian hotel chain Signature Living

British family of grandma in coma SLAM insurers forcing them to pay €5800 to fly her home after brain...

TRAGIC: Patricia Reid is in a life-threatening coma after her family fought a battle with her insurance company to fly her...

Two Andalucia villages make it onto list of Spain’s seven rural wonders

TOP SPOT: Vejer de la Frontera was ranked as one of Spain's seven rural wonders TWO Andalucian villages...

Which Andalucia landmark used in STAR WARS was voted best in Europe at TripAdvisor awards?

ICON: Sevilla's Plaza de España has been used in several movies THE results of TripAdvisor's Travelers' Choice Awards,...

Alpine dreaming! Where to stay in the Sierra Nevada

IT is hard to describe Pradollano as an authentic mountain village. But, with a metre of snow on the ground and the sun finally out,...

STRIKE: 300 Madrid airport workers walk out until New Year after company refuses them warm clothes for winter

STRIKING: Eulen staff walk out on company over claims they are not protected against cold AROUND 300 Madrid...

After Lavapies was crowned Spain’s coolest neighbourhood here are the top 10 other hip hoods worth a visit

EVERY city in Spain has its colourful neighbourhoods whose rhythms move according to the culture and customs of their inhabitants.
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