Friday, April 19, 2019

Panda-ing to the Queen of Spain

Doña Sofia watches seven-month old Po and De De take their first breath of fresh air

Costa del Sol fire: In Pictures – UPDATED

Dramatic images taken by Olive Press readers, capturing the drama and scale of the fire which affected parts of Mijas, Marbella, Ojen and Calahonda

The ride of her life

British teenager, Harriet Simmons, took to her horse to show the local men how the 'cintas de caballos' should be done

Dumped, face-painted pup finds new home thanks to JAWS

The Podenco was ‘thin and scared’ when rescued by the Jimena Animal Welfare Society

Spanish royal family release Christmas card

Spain's royal family getting in the Christmas spirit for their first festive season on the throne

Three wildfires in the Axarquia

The Torrox incident was captured by Olive Press reader Craig Mahoney

Ronda turns back time for Romantica festival

Locals dressed as courtesans, bandits, farmers and Napoleonic soldiers - to re-live the area’s dramatic past

Ready for the circus

CHILDREN at the British School of Marbella swapped their school uniforms for circus outfits during a special day of learning last Friday (April 13)....

Bowling them over!

OP distribution man Paul O’Connell has become a bowling champion

Away in a manger, a sheep for a song

Couple put the perfect Christmas lawnmower up for sale

PICTURE SPECIAL: Life’s a balancing act for death-defying acrobat in Ronda

DEATH-DEFYING Eskil Ronningsbakken has been living life on the edge in Ronda recently shooting a new television series. Scroll down for photos and video... He was...

Blue skies for Blue Monday

It is officially the most depressing day of the year

England striker spotted in Puerto Banus

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain dined at La Sala then visited neighboring nightclub Aqwa Mist

Ship ahoy! From the Spanish slopes to the Gaza Strip…

A boat decked out in the colours of the Palestinian flag has been spotted on the slopes of the Sierra Nevada

Lots of Lopez in Spain

Jennifer Lopez suffered a wardrobe malfunction while wearing a low cut dress in Mallorca.

Green tree python blending into Bioparc’s surroundings

They are common in New Guinea, Indonesia and Australia - and Fuengirola

Calamity calamari

MANOLO the octopus from Benalmadena Sea Life Centre predicted a Spanish win in their Euro 2012 opener, by dipping one of its eight arms...

From dangerous, crumbling walkway to Andalucia’s biggest attraction: The Caminito del Rey

As the infamous Caminito del Rey prepares to reopen as a major Andalucian tourist attraction, the Olive Press set out to investigate the deadly trail

Strange winds in Sevilla

This shot by Don Ablett shows a rare funnel cloud above the city

Spanish lorry driver wholly embarassed

Manoeuvre from hell for unfortunate driver

Blazing saddles

Residents from San Bartolome de los Pinares celebrated the annual Luminarias religious festival by riding horses through fire

Saucy behaviour

La Tomatina, as usual, went off with a messy bang...

Buena Vista baile

The famous Cuban music group performs at Starlite

As much use as a cardboard boat!

BUDDING sailors are hoping to keep their heads above water in the Gibraltar cardboard boat race

Best of rural Spain

Tilling garlic near Ronda - a good year and 2/3 days from market...

Ashya King looks happy swimming

Ashya King continues his recovery from proton beam therapy at Marbella hospital
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