Thursday, December 5, 2019

Snowboarding in the Sierra Nevada

Snowboarders are well catered for on the Granada slopes, writes Chloe Glover

Malaga to feature on Spain’s Al Andalus luxury train route

Malaga to be a new stoop-off on the Al Andalus Express

Gaucin: Balcony of the Serrania

Gaucin is the true starting point of the Ronda mountains and has a vibrant and buzzing art and cultural scene

A land of rebellion, resistance and renaissance

After spending a year living in the region, the Olive Press editor Jon Clarke explains why he identified with the Axarquia

Where to stay in Marbella

From the tranquil Marbella Heights Hotel to party-loving Sisu

The price is right in Sierra Nevada

What to expect price-wise when preparing for your Sierra Nevada skiing holiday

Rev up for winter

Snow may be scarce on Spain’s south coast but preparing for the (moderately) big freeze is still essential for motorists

US truckers earn more than those in Europe – but at what cost?

Joking about which side of the road people drive on around the world aside, it turns out that driving on European roads is safer...

Spain plans ‘whale highway’ to protect creatures from oil drilling in the Med

If successful, it will be a great victory for those who have long campaigned against oil drilling in the area between Catalunya and Valencia and the Balearic Islands

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

Santiago de Compostela: To the end of the earth or Word in your shell-like

It's home to Spain's most stunning cathedral, best seafood, Albarino wine and thousands of pilgrims

Andalucia dominates new top ten most visited monuments in Spain list

Andalucia is the most represented region on the list

Starlet Millie Bobby Brown says she almost quit acting before her breakout Netflix role

“I felt at one point I couldn’t do it anymore, but then I got this role and everything changed,” she revealed.

3.5 million Brits could be BANNED from entering Spain and EU after no-deal Brexit unless they renew passport TOMORROW

Under a no-deal Brexit, Brits visiting the zone, which includes France, Spain and Greece, will be treated the same as non-EU nationals

Cat travels to USA after sneaking on board ship in Algeciras and gives birth on the voyage

The cat gave birth to four kittens on the journey

Four migrants hidden inside boot and dashboard in one car at border in Melilla

Police officers inspected the car and found two men wedged into the boot, while another was curled inside the bonnet. 

Cult Benidorm showgirl ‘Sticky Vicky’ announces retirement aged 72

Her daughter Demaria has also called time on the extremely adults-only show

Taking a twirl… flamenco in Jerez

More than an art form, flamenco is a way of life in Jerez and can be visited in two particular barrios, writes Jacqueline Fanchini...

Millions of British holidaymakers snapping up bargain trips to Spain for 2017

Spain set to be number-one travel destination with Brits again

Travel agents launch Pokemon Go tours in Spain

Budding gamers forking out thousands of euros for Pokemon Go tours

WATCH: Shocking moment couple romp on Ryanair flight from UK to Spain

Ryanair are investigating the incident

BREAKING: British Airways flight from Malaga forced to make emergency landing

BRITISH Airways flight #BA2715 from Malaga to London Gatwick has declared an emergency mid-flight. Reports state that it immediately underwent a rapid descent over France...

British Airways passengers left absolutely FUMING after Malaga flight diverts to Spain’s Barcelona, with airline offering ‘no assistance’

Passengers were left raging at BA’s lack of information and help as they were left roaming around the Catalonia airport.

Rocky mountain way

Walking guru Guy Hunter-Watts heads out on Estepona’s most exciting hike - the ascent of Pico Reales

Sierra Nevada offers Spain’s snowboarders a wintry wonderland

All a-board: The Sierra Nevada’s stunning slopes offer snowboarding thrills and spills

WORLD HERITAGE WONDERS: The best UNESCO sites in Spain

With the package holiday Mecca of Benidorm vying for UNESCO World Heritage status, Tom Powell checks out membership to this exclusive culture club
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