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Over two million passengers used Spain’s Malaga Airport in August—just 7% shy than 2019 figures

MALAGA-Costa del Sol Airport was used by over two million passengers in August and saw over fifteen thousand flights landing and taking off. These figures...

LUXURY TRAIN TRAVEL: Discover Spain’s Andalucia on the Al Andalus express train, itinerary dates for 2023

SIT back and indulge on a luxurious train ride through some of Andalucia’s most beautiful landscapes. From snow-capped mountains to dazzling lakes, natural parklands to...

The peak of outdoor Spain

Ronda is now one of the main outward bound hubs in Andalucia, writes Doug Wills

British mobile networks to make changes to stop shock holiday roaming fees

Hidden roaming costs and internet charges running into thousands of pounds and euros have left countless holidaymakers in financial ruin

Marvellous Mei

Hotel Vinuela is taking the concept of relaxing to a whole new level with its brand new spa, writes Jon Clarke

Costa Brava sees massive climb in golf tourism

Costa Brava sees influx of golfers

Britain’s Captain Calamity stranded in Spain after leaving passport onboard abandoned vessel

Crew stranded in Spain after skipper falls ill and leaves passports on abandoned ship

British lad nips down to the pub and ends up on flight to Spain, informs girlfriend in hilarious text

Self-confessed 'partier' Kelly texted his girlfriend to let her know that he was hurtling towards Cardiff Airport

Crazy bargains as Spain’s Renfe releases thousands of seats with up to 70% off – but you’ll have to...

RENFE has released thousands of seats with discounts of up to 70% for Janaury and February. The offer is valid for travel until February 26...

Spain recorded highest number of young British deaths than any other holiday destination in the world last year

MORE Brits under 40 were killed in Spain than anywhere else in the world last year.  An investigation by The Sun revealed that 49 Brits...

New house on the market is a history lesson in itself on Pollensa’s pine walk

THEY say opportunities are like sunrises – wait too long and you miss them. But what about an opportunity with the sunrises included? Kensington International Mallorca...

NOT COOL: Locals in Spain reject having their neighbourhood branded ‘coolest in world’

Not everyone in Madrid’s Lavapies appreciated the neighbourhood being labelled the ‘coolest in the world’, discovers Heather Galloway

This is the complete list of Spain’s national and regional holidays in 2019

IN 2019 Spain will celebrate nine national public holidays, while Andalucia celebrates a further three regional breaks. This gives those in Spain's southernmost region a total...

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

Woman in hospital after stung in the face by Portuguese man o’ war on the Costa Blanca

A WOMAN has been stung in the face by a Portuguese man o’ war after she went swimming on the Costa Blanca. The middle-aged woman...

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

Shocked British couple pay £10,000 for VIP Airbnb penthouse in Spain’s Ibiza only to find it doesn’t exist

They were forced to travel 40 miles and pay £200 a night extra for the nearest dog friendly accommodation.

REVEALED: The toll roads which will be FREE in 2020 across Spain’s Andalucia and Alicante

TWO toll roads in southern and eastern Spain will be free in 2020.  It comes after private toll company Abertis signed a severance package (ERE)...

New laws restrict ‘all-you-can-drink’ offers in new crackdown on boozy Brits in Spain’s Mallorca

THE use of excessive alcohol at busy tourist destinations Mallorca and Ibiza has been restricted by the government. The Regional Government of the Balearic Islands...

Costa del Sol beach improvements to begin ahead of summer

These improvements have received a municipal investment of €15,000

Why you need to visit the Spanish town of Lepe

Strawberry farming in the late 1970s has made it the wealthiest village in the region

Spain’s Costa del Sol projected to lose 4 million tourists and €4 billion between January and March

THE President of Tourism for the Costa del Sol has projected that the area will lose four million tourists and €4 billion between January and March.

Hotels in Spain’s Malaga reopen their doors to guests this week

HOTELS throughout Malaga province have started reopening their doors to guests this week.

Denia Town Hall launches WhatsApp service for instant jellyfish, weather and COVID-19 alerts

DENIA Town Hall has announced a free WhatsApp service for alerts concerning the destination’s coveted beaches. From tomorrow, June 20, anyone signing up to the...

If you’re chomping at the bit to get out, check out these horse riding holidays in Andalucia, home of...

IMAGINE getting up a family posse for a trek into the mountains this summer, or cantering along the sands at sunset with a stirrup...

Spain’s tourism industry suffers loss of €8.2 billion since COVID-19 outbreak

SPAIN'S tourism is the second worst hit in the world due to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to new research.  The only country to have suffered...

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