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Malaga town hall rejects tax for overnight tourists

BY Livia Cockerell MALAGA town hall has rejected proposals for a tourist tax in the city. Podemos, who fronted the plans, claimed a tax on tourists...

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...

Reduced EMT bus passes in Spain’s Malaga come into force this Thursday

FROM September 1 and, in principle, until the end of the year, travelling on Malaga buses will cost between 35% and 40% less with...

Famous Caminito del Rey in Spain’s Malaga to be accessed by train again

A SUBURBAN train network will once again include a stop at El Caminito del Rey in its itinerary. From the first quarter of 2023 trains...

6 Reasons You Should Visit Barcelona in December 2022

Home to 9 UNESCO world heritage sites, Barcelona is a historically and culturally rich city. It's known for its diverse offerings ranging from sporting...

Spain’s Malaga airport ends 2022 at 93% pre-Covid passenger levels

THE Malaga-Costa del Sol airport, one of Spain’s busiest airports, has ended 2022 with 1.4 million passengers short of the 2019 record. Malaga airport has...

HOLIDAY NIGHTMARE: Thousands scammed by fraudsters posing as Spanish holiday home owners

Conmen have attacked clients of a major booking site leaving holidaymakers with nowhere to stay and owners out of pocket

Horsing around: At Sotogrande’s polo club

Panama hat? Check. Gladiator sandals? Check. Iona Napier is chukka-ed in at the deep end at Sotogrande’s world famous polo club

Rock around the shops in Gibraltar

It’s still the place to buy British... but these days Gibraltar offers the best high-street brands alongside smaller family-run businesses, writes Tom Powell

Whale of a time

Sun-seekers and surfers aren’t the only ones who head to the Costa de la Luz every year

Airlines increase number of seats to Spain to 205 million for booster summer

Brits account for a huge 18% of seats taken up on airlines flying to Spain

HOLIDAY HELL: British mum and son spent 60 HOURS on FIVE FLIGHTS getting home from southern Spain after Ryanair...

A BRITISH mother and son spent a hellish 60 hours flying home from southern Spain after Monarch's collapse and the wave of Ryanair cancellations...

BOOMING HOTELS: Hotel sector a growing industry in the Balearics

THE hotel sector in Mallorca remains one of Spain’s most profitable, despite its seasonal nature. Over the last seven years, the average price of a...

Malaga: More than just a Beach Holiday

To most visitors, Malaga city and its province is synonymous to beaches. Famous for its sunbed covered beaches, backed by high-rise towns, many don’t...

Whale of a time in the deepest part of the Straits of Gibraltar

WE are about between Spain and Morocco in the deepest part of the Straits of Gibraltar. Flying fish, turtles and two types of whale...

Ibiza Yacht Rental

Located off the eastern coast of Spain, Ibiza is simply a slice of heaven carved out right here on earth.  The island is the...

Spain tourism chiefs call for alcohol ban in airports and say British police ‘have power’ to stop boozing on...

There is one incident for every 1,424 flights, according to IATA data, while 50 flights per day have to deal with drunken passengers

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

Thomas Cook collapse and Brexit threaten tourism CRISIS for Spain’s Mallorca and Canary Islands as 500 hotels face closure...

THE Canary Islands are facing a tourism crisis as more than 500 hotels are facing closure following the collapse of Thomas Cook.  It comes after...

189-seat passenger plane makes emergency landing on Spain’s Costa del Sol after its engine shuts down mid-flight

AN 189-seat passenger plane has been forced to make an emergency landing on the Costa del Sol. The Austrian Lauda aircraft was forced to turn...

How to Move to Spain from the UK

Starting a new chapter in any country can be an exhilarating prospect. With a high number of British expats already doing so across various...

EXCLUSIVE: Spaniards abroad fear for their loved ones back in Spain amid coronavirus lockdown

AROUND 2.5 million Spaniards live abroad and the situation in Spain with regards to coronavirus is making a lot of them nervous for their friends and family.

EXCLUSIVE: Why two Jet2 employees are happy with how the airline has handled the coronavirus crisis and why they’re...

THE COVID-19 crisis has hit every part of society hard with the darkest cloud hanging over the airline industry.

Air Nostrum to resume inter-island flights in Spain’s Balearic Islands from MAY 24 as government promises to stop ‘abusive’...

The announcement comes after the airline reached an agreement with the Government of the Balearic Islands to restart flights between Ibiza, Mallorca and Menorca

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