Friday, November 15, 2019

Thomas Cook bosses face FURIOUS demands to give back £50 million bonuses after firm’s collapse sees thousands of Brits...

The firm’s most recent CEO, Peter Fankhauser - who apologised for its collapse on Monday - raked in £8.3m during his time in the top job

THOMAS COOK: UK Government to rescue 150,000 stranded holidaymakers in Spain and elsewhere as travel firm collapses

Thomas Cook's chief executive, Peter Fankhauser, said it was a ‘matter of profound regret’ that the holiday company had gone under

As World Tourism Day approaches we explore why Spain brings in the most foreign cash, despite a lower footfall...

The WTO has said many visitors are now choosing Spain for its sports and gastronomic offerings, particularly in the Basque region

PANIC: Thousands holidaying in Spain in fear as Thomas Cook collapse could leave 150,000 travellers stranded

The travel giant’s collapse could leave 150,000 holidaymakers stranded

Marbella struggling to come up with tourism strategy in face of Brexit uncertainty

MARBELLA mayor Angeles Munoz has called for Malaga to resume its tourism promotion in the UK. The Partido Popular leader said it was essential the...

More cycling lanes and pedestrianised areas planned for Costa del Sol’s Estepona

ESTEPONA town hall will be promoting the use of bicycles and the importance of pedestrianisation at an event for European Mobility Week next week.  Development...

Irish woman got so drunk on Ryanair flight she thought she was still in Spain when Gardai arrested her

Her defence team blamed 'a toxic mix' of alcohol and prescription medication

British holidaymakers face flight chaos as Malaga closes airspace over medical emergency

At least one flight from the UK was diverted after Malaga air traffic control closed the airspace at short notice

Could this be Spain’s most romantic place to stay? Jon Clarke takes a trip to DDG Retreat on the...

I’M wallowing in my private outdoor bath having played three sets of tennis at probably Spain’s most exclusive court. With a glass of cava in...

Brits rate themselves as worst-behaved country while abroad

BRITS have rated themselves as the worst-behaved country abroad, a recent YouGov survey shows. Participants from 26 countries were...

REVEALED: How the EU helped ensure Spain’s ‘TERRIBLE’ drivers are no longer Europe’s worst

Regina Lankenau zooms in on how the EU helped ensure Spain’s ‘terrible drivers’ are no longer Europe’s worst

Ryanair cancels Spain flights in preparation for September cabin crew strikes

The airline has revealed six flights on Sunday September 1 , and eight flights on Monday September 2 have been cancelled

Irish Ryanair pilots strike in Spain ruled out by judge citing short timescales

“Over a year’s worth of meetings at official Spanish institutions at which they routinely displayed a mocking attitude does not give us the slightest hope of reaching any kind of understanding”

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...

Which British city is better than Spain for expats?

The Expat City Index has rated 70 cities around the world and ranked them according to four major categories: Economics, Living, Environment and Urbanisation, and Family and Society

British air hostess arrested for being ‘drunk’ on EasyJet flight from Spain’s Costa Blanca

The Yorkshirewoman and her crew served passengers on the service, which took off at 11:40pm on Friday and landed at 1:10am UK time on Saturday

Step aboard the Sunborn Gibraltar, the world’s first five-star super-yacht hotel

Located on Gibraltar’s starboard side, the world’s first five-star super-yacht hotel marks high tide for hospitality on the Rock

Spain does NOT have worst drivers while 27% of British drink and drive, study reveals

The study revealed that 43.5% of Europeans have driven after drinking, with 22% always or almost always doing so

Ryanair pilots in Spain threaten strike as unrest over job cuts spreads

The budget airline had angered unions after boss Michael O'Leary told staff the company had 900 more pilots and crew than it needed

Why Sotogrande is more than the sum of its understated parts

ETCHED gracefully into the crown of Spain’s southern coast, Sotogrande shines bright like a diamond without ever being flashy.  The country’s largest privately-owned residential ‘super-state’...

Stars and ensembles of crickets come complementary with the hand-made Mongolian yurts at Yurtas Pepita on the Costa Blanca

I was skeptical I would see any stars as I turned down the bumpy dirt tracks of Chella, just outside the 30,000-strong...

More than 50km of cycle lanes planned for Spain’s Costa del Sol SCRAPPED by Government

Meanwhile the regional budgets for this year have earmarked a further €8.7 million for cycling lanes in Cadiz

British Airways computer glitch sparks travel chaos at London airports

The airline has blamed a 'system problem' for delays, cancellations and long queues affecting short-haul flights from Heathrow, Gatwick and London City airports

Woman flies to Spain from UK on daughter’s passport after series of blunders by airport security

On arrival, Susan was not stopped at Spanish border control as officials failed to notice the discrepancy with her documents

Plainclothes police to patrol buses in Spain’s Marbella amid rising violence against drivers

In July the number of bus passengers doubled compared to the same month in 2018

LOAD OF CRAP? Town Hall tells Olive Press it ‘can’t confirm’ viral trend to poo in Spanish swimming pools...

A TOWN Hall has told the Olive Press it 'can't confirm' a viral trend to poo in Spanish swimming pools despite widespread...
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