Sunday, January 24, 2021

Travelling expat keeps dogs safe with housesitters

HouseSitMatch is an online house-sitting network

A bolthole above the clouds in the Sierra Nevada

The Sierra Nevada is going back to its 1960s heyday and fast becoming one of Europe’s hippest skiing resorts, writes Jon Clarke

Threat to Mallorca package holidays for Brits over €50 million sickness claims

Spanish and British police unite to crack down on false claims

Police crackdown on ‘booze tourism’ in Spain’s Mallorca as 12 businesses in Magaluf face €60,000 fines for advertising alcohol...

Inspections carried out by Calvia police found businesses making cut-price offers on alcohol via their web pages.

Travel to Campanillas on the Costa del Sol for free in February

With this free movement it is hoped that all Malaga residents will be encouraged to go to Campanillas to make purchases and consume in the district businesses

Meet the neighbours

In the second in our series of extracts from Chickens, Mules and Two Old Fools, British expat Victoria Twead gets to know her neighbours over a bottle (or three) of homemade wine…

Controversial new bus routes from Palma airport get underway

Taxi drivers feel their business is being undercut by the cheaper prices

‘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

REVEALED: British flyers behind soar in on-flight incidents in Spain as Malaga, Alicante and Mallorca most affected by bad...

It's no coincidence that the most affected airports are those next to popular tourist resorts

REVEALED: Why you should always merge at the last minute

WHEN your lane is closing and you are forced to merge to your left or right, there are two types of people... Those who immediately...

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...

It’s been dubbed ‘the world’s best ski resort’ and ‘gee, even bigger than Vail’… Jon Clarke visits Spain’s Baqueira...

WE’RE at the top of Baciver ski lift, some 2,610m high in the Pyrenees. There’s a light dusting of...

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.

SOUTHERN COMFORTS: Why it’s not just the infamous Atlantic wind that keeps the Costa de la Luz so spiritually...

The coastal town in Cadiz province is an endearing mix of beach bum bohemianism and boutique chic, with the added attraction of great seafood and restorative Atlantic winds

Benidorm wants UK government permission for a special flight to Spain’s Costa Blanca in plea to create safe ‘travel...

BENIDORM wants the UK government to green-light a charter flight to help promote the Costa Blanca resort as a safe area for...

Enjoying The Freedom And Fun Of Luxury Car Rental In Spain

Visiting Spain's Costa del Sol is always a pleasure for any international traveler. The warm days, fabulous beaches and internationally acclaimed cuisine have put...

Blown away by Tarifa and the Costa de la Luz

Fifteen years after her first taste of Tarifa, Iona Napier returns to the wind capital of Europe and well, once again, gets... blown away

300 hotels in Spain’s Mallorca will REOPEN in July to meet growing demand from international tourists

Hotels in Platja de Palma, Alcudia, Can Picafort, Cala Millor, Capdedpera, Palmanova, Magaluf, Muro and Soller will open their doors during the first two weeks of July

Living the high life in Spain

Wendy Williams explores a magical region of myths, mountains and sleeping mayors

Balearic Islands set to introduce new ‘green tax’ for tourists

Holiday-makers in Ibiza will face an extra 'eco-tax'

Cruise liner stops in Gibraltar are up 11% this year

It’s full steam ahead as cruise liner stops are set to swell by 11% this year, discovers Joe Duggan

Popular Benalmadena hotel celebrates 30 years of success on Costa del Sol

The popular four-star resort on the Benalmadena coast has been the industry gold standard for those looking for a quick break.

A chilling experience in the Axarquia

John Keogh takes a trip up the celebrated Chillar Gorge

Push the boat out in Estepona port

All the fun of Puerto Banus without a Gucci bag in sight

MALAGA CHAOS: Which days to expect airport strikes from September to December

TRAVELLERS are bracing themselves for severe flight delays at Malaga airport and across Spain over the coming months. It comes after labour unions called for...