Monday, December 16, 2019

NOT BOVVERED: All-time tourism record SMASHED on Spain’s Costa del Sol thanks to Brits unfazed by Brexit

Forecasts now predict that 7.3 million tourists will visit the coast this summer

British mother shocked after being quoted €35,000 for 3-star hotel stay on Spain’s Costa del Sol

Rachael Morrell was browsing easyJet for a 10-night all inclusive stay when she saw a Benalmadena hotel that ticked all the boxes

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

British government issues alert for tourists travelling to Spain’s Barcelona after days of violent protests

THE UK government has updated its travel advice for Barcelona following more than a week of unruly protests.  Clashes between violent and organised protesters have...

A family day out in Gibraltar

What to do on the Rock

Ryanair cancels ALL FLIGHTS from major UK airports to Spain as Storm Emma takes hold

ALL Ryanair flights from Edinburgh, Glasgow and Leeds Bradford due to the extreme weather currently gripping Europe.  It has also cancelled all flights from Cork,...

Read all about it! Plaques to explain benefits of tourist tax

A SERIES of brochures and plaques are to go up highlighting the good work of the Balearic tourist tax. The plaques are to be erected...

FLIGHT SALE: Ryanair flights from €14.99 as record 36 new routes announced between Spain and UK, Italy, Portugal, France...

RYANAIR has announced a record 36 new routes between Spain and Europe.  The new connections will be in place for next summer with the majority...

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,...

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

Fraudsters ‘stole €8 million’ from holidaymakers in 2018 with SPAIN among ‘most affected’ countries

More than 5,000 people fell victims to holiday booking fraud last year, with losses totalling €8 million, new research suggests.

British giant Virgin Trains eyes up moving into Spain market after UK becomes ‘uninvestable’

Patrick McCall, Virgin Group’s senior managing director, confirmed the company has declared interest in Spain

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...

Court in Spain BANS Ryanair’s ‘abusive’ hand luggage fees

RYANAIR'S policy of charging a fee for hand luggage is 'abusive' and can no longer be applied in Spain, a court ruled today.  The decision...

Travelling in Canada: 3 of the Top Cities to Visit

Canada is a cultural mosaic. It’s a great place where various cultures and customs have come together to create a unique place that is...

Magaluf gets a shopping mall – adding another attraction to their year-round trade

A BRAND new shopping mall has finally opened in Magaluf. The Melia-owned Momentum Plaza adjoins the newly-opened Plaza Hotel. Both the hotel and mall are open...

City of dreaming – You’re bound to sleep well in Ronda

THERE is an incredible choice of places to lay down your head in the 'City of Dreams', as Dutch poet Rilke once described Ronda. One...

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

Easter travel chaos in Spain avoided after pilot strike called off

But technical difficulties mean the hundreds of flights that were cancelled ahead of expected walkouts will remain so

Alicante airport reopened after private plane crashed upon landing

ALICANTE airport has reopened after a private plane crashed upon landing at 2pm this afternoon. The landing gear...

Superstition emptied a Spanish village in the 14th century before turning it into a must-visit festival, discovers Jack Gaioni

There is live music, falconry demonstrations, sword fights, hypnosis and magical shows

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.

WATCH: Amazing moment Malaga’s real life Robinson Crusoe makes fire from plastic bag filled with water

THIS is the moment a Malaga castaway makes fire using a plastic bag filled with water. Alvaro Cerezo is a professional Robinson Crusoe after visiting...

Expedia launching HUGE summer sale with up to 90% off hotel stays in Spain and beyond

EXPEDIA is slashing prices of hotel stays in Spain and beyond by up to 90% this summer.  The travel booking site is offering the bargain...

Costa del Sol tops the ranking for destinations with the best hotel offers

Costa del Sol has the best hotel offers in the Mediterranean
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