Wednesday, March 20, 2019

No half measure for Sierra Nevada snowboarders

The Sierra Nevada is fast becoming one of Europe’s top resorts for snowboarding

Spain breaks summer tourism record with British tourists dominating figures

September alone saw two million Brits visit Spanish shores

Road rage! Taxi driver arrested after running over fellow motorist

A TAXI driver has been arrested after running over a man he was arguing with. The 42-year-old from Calvia had been arguing with the driver...

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

Summer-like weather to return this weekend as temps soar to 28C in Andalucia

Many will be heading to the beach this weekend

One for ME, one for you

Ibiza and Mallorca hotels set for ME makeovers

Ryanair makes quarter of income through added extras

Budget airline Ryanair makes 25% of its income from added extras

Pre-flight pints at UK airports could be banned by British government

BRITS love a pre-flight pint or gin and tonic before jetting off on their jollies. But this tradition could soon be a thing of the...

Sotogrande’s true nerve centre

Put simply, Pueblo Nuevo is where you get things done

Inside the secret world of Sotogrande

Shhh and say it in sotto voce...Iona Napier demystifies the enigma of the discreet enclave, where royals rub shoulders with, well, decent down-to-earth folk

HOLIDAY HELL: British mum and son spent 60 HOURS on FIVE FLIGHTS getting home from southern Spain after Ryanair...

A BRITISH mother and son spent a hellish 60 hours flying home from southern Spain after Monarch's collapse and the wave of Ryanair cancellations...

Potential EasyJet strike could spell chaos for Spanish airports

Over a thousand of the airline’s crew members affiliated with the union Unite are threatening to strike during the peak summer season

New Axarquia hiking route covering 80km

Tourist boost for area through new route to be marketed to foreign fans of the great outdoors

Spain’s hidden gems

Rob Horgan takes a tour of Spain’s little-known architectural wonders

A need for stamina in town with big heart

A white town with a buzzing social scene, Andrew Pearce gets in shape and explores the vibrant streets of Jimena de la Frontera and neighbouring San Pablo de Buceite

Dancing into the history books

EXCLUSIVE: Olive Press reporter Tom Powell joins the successful world record attempt to put Estepona and its dancing queens on the map

New app helps you find social events in Andalucia

Busslr is designed to connect people to the best local events

Riding the wind: Kite-surfing on the Costa del Sol

The Costa de la Luz is one of Spain’s top spots for kitesurfing – and good for diving too

Ryanair announces 29 new routes to Spain in time for the summer

The changes will see more flights coming from Valencia, Alicante and Sevilla as well as domestic flight paths from Sevilla to Alicante and the Canary Islands. 

WATCH: Drunk Brit put in chokehold by ‘hero’ on Ryanair flight from Spain

A 22-year-old man from Dagenham was arrested on suspicion of common assault and being drunk on an aircraft after the police were called.

Molasses of fun: Nerja and Frigiliana

The coastal pair Nerja, with its stunning beaches and top restaurants, and Frigiliana, with its sugar cane factory and cobbled streets, compliment each other perfectly, writes Tom Powell

Sierra Nevada bikini time: Skiers set to strip for the slopes

Adrenaline junkies will be stripping down to their undies for the ski highlight of the Sierra Nevada calendar on April 25

Living the high life in Spain

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

Spanish budget air travel leaps in 2015

In all 28.1 million people flew into Spain on budget airlines through September
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