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A-list megayacht—owned by UK billionaire— moors in Spain’s Malaga

AT a staggering 98.4 metres long, the megayacht Aviva, built for a UK billionaire, is the largest private pleasure vessel to visit the new...

LATEST: What you need to know about travelling to Spain from the UK

WITH the peak summer holiday season now in full-swing, here’s the run down of the rules for those travelling to Spain from the UK. Post-Brexit...

Bus companies fear impact from Spain’s free train ticket scheme

BUS companies in Andalucia believe that the free train ticket scheme announced by the Spanish government will have a hugely negative impact on their...

Jamon Iberico for just €5 in World Ham Contest back in Estepona on Spain’s Costa del Sol after a...

ESTEPONA will once again play host to the ‘Popi’ World Ham Contest brings together jamon professionals and products from across Spain. The gastronomic event, which...

Investigation launched as to how man boarded a plane from Palma to Manchester without ticket

SPANISH police are investigating how a man managed to get onto a Ryanair flight from Palma in Mallorca to Manchester without having a valid...

Spain’s Andalucia expects to reach 30 million tourists this year

ANDALUCIA expects to reach the figure of 30 million tourists in 2022—close to pre-pandemic figures. The forecast is that 30 million visitors will pass through...

Chaos for travellers on high-speed trains between Madrid and Barcelona after thief makes off with track cables

TRAINS on the high speed AVE route between Madrid and Barcelona and on to the coastal town of Figueres were suspended on Monday morning...

Sotogrande is home to more top-notch golf courses than you can shake a nine-iron at

IT would not be unfair to call Sotogrande the home of Spanish golf. After all, it has some of the oldest courses in the country...

TRAVEL SPAIN: Five destinations to explore inland from Spain’s Costa Blanca this summer

Inland areas offer visitors historic and artistic wonders, nature walks and incredible food away from the crowds.

Spain’s Vueling faces possible cabin crew strikes in August

VUELING cabin crew may possibly join its two big rivals, easyJet and Ryanair with strike actions. The Spanish low-cost airline, based at El Prat de...

Spanish tourism official ‘sets the record straight’ about travel requirements for British tourists visiting Spain

IN the wake of headlines sparking outrage over ‘new rules’ that mean Brits are required to show proof of finances on entry, Spain’s Tourist...

Spain-based easyJet pilots to strike for nine days in August after crew dispute ends

EASYJET closes its conflict with cabin crew but opens another with its pilots. The pilots' union SEPLA has called a strike action for nine days...

Common scams: Whistle blower reveals dirty tricks used to fleece customers at low-cost rental car firm in Spain

FEW transactions are as stressful as renting a car while on holiday. You're braindead, running on aeroplane peanuts, with either the kids screaming or your...

The secret’s out in Spain’s Alcaidesa

Alcaidesa is opening up to the world after decades of gated-community slumber, writes George Mathias

Sotogrande: The incredible story of Spain’s largest privately owned residential development

IT'S the largest privately owned residential development in Andalucia, home to the discreetly rich and famous, and a beacon of luxury on the coast...

High-Speed Rail Between Spain’s Malaga and Granada to have a third daily frequency as of August

GRANADA and Malaga will add a new frequency to their Avant train connection from August onwards. Since April of this year, the two popular Spanish...

6 Precious Moving Tips That Will Save You Time and Money

There are many things you should keep in mind when moving. Moving can be expensive and time consuming. Hopefully, this article will help you...

5 Most Exotic Locations You Can Try Out with Your Private Jet

While we tirelessly work to secure our future, we often forget to embrace what the present holds for us. After giving years of hard...

Spain’s high-speed trains to allow big dogs in pilot test on Madrid-Barcelona route

AFTER years of campaigning by pet owners, there is finally good news for those travellers in Spain who like to take their pooches with...

Seven practical tips for a dog-friendly day out at the seaside in Spain

A DAY at the beach with your dog provides a great bonding experience, but be sure to plan and pack paw-fectly. Once you’ve located your...

Popular Spanish Destinations To Visit in The Winter

Though many seasoned tourists will tell you that Spain should primarily be a summer destination, we’re going to go out on a limb and...

UPDATE: Maintenance work on high-speed train between Spain’s Madrid and Malaga will force a rescheduling between August 1 to...

THE national rail operator, Renfe, has informed that the high-speed rail link between Madrid and Malaga will suffer delays in August due to maintenance...

Cancellations and delays: How Spain’s Ryanair strike is affecting passengers on Tuesday

PASSENGERS flying with Ryanair on Tuesday could face cancellations or delays on flights to and from Spanish airports. The Spanish trade union USO confirmed that...

New superyacht marina inaugurated in Malaga on Spain’s Costa del Sol

MALAGA is set on becoming a hallmark location for luxury yachts with its new marina. The official inauguration of the dazzling new marina, which took...

EXCLUSIVE: Battle lines are being drawn as massive mega-project could see 600 football pitches of homes and hotels ‘swamp’...

GREEN campaigners are digging in to save one of Andalucia’s last remaining coastal zones. They are launching a national campaign to prevent a series of...

More Ryanair and Easyjet flights to be impacted by strikes in Spain

SPANISH trade unions have confirmed the flights that will be affected by strikes in a press release on Friday, July 15 as Easyjet staff...

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