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These are the 5 best beaches in Spain to visit in 2024 – according to Lonely Planet

LONELY Planet has named the world’s 100 best beaches and five of them are in Spain.   Many people assume you have to travel to luxury...

This ‘tourist free’ seaside village dubbed the ‘prettiest in Spain’ must be added to your 2024 travel list –...

THE Sun has named this place Spain’s ‘prettiest village’ and says you should add it to your 2024 travel list.  The British tabloid has praised...

Level 2 emergency is declared over millions of pellets of PLASTIC washing up on beaches in Spain

THE GALICIA region has followed its neighbour Asturias on Tuesday by activating a level 2 emergency alert following the washing up of millions of...

Plastic crisis in Spain: Millions of pellets of potentially toxic microplastics are washing up on beaches and ‘accumulating in...

BEACHES in northern Spain have become inundated with millions of plastic pellets from a container lost by a merchant ship on December 8 in...

Five ‘overlooked’ destinations in Spain that are worth a visit in 2024 – according to the Telegraph

THE Telegraph has revealed five ‘overlooked’ destinations in Spain to visit in 2024.  Spain has long been a favourite holiday destination for Brits, with spots...

These two picturesque towns in Spain will pay you THOUSANDS to live there

Across Europe, many rural areas are facing a depopulation crisis. As younger residents move away or decide not to have children, towns are left...

Spain’s Indian summer comes to an end: Temperatures to fall this weekend as autumnal weather arrives with showers

AFTER an unusually warm start to October in Spain, autumn is finally set to arrive this weekend with a fall in temperatures more in...

Meryl Streep is coming Spain: Hollywood legend, 74, will pick up prestigious acting award

MERYL Streep has confirmed she will be in Oviedo’s Teatro Campoamor to pick up a top award. The Hollywood legend has won the prestigious 2023...

MOUNTAIN VILLAGES: Escape to northern Spain

SPAIN’s northern mountains are never more beautiful than at the end of summer. And these mountain villages make a great base for drives, hikes and cycling.

Anti-acid medicine maker removes adverts from Valencia area that associated heartburn with famous regional paella in Spain

A MAKER of anti-acid tablets says advertising posters will be taken down in the Valencia region which suggested the pills would clear heartburn caused...

Tourist coach carrying 49 people, most of them children, crashes in Spain’s Picos de Europa National Park

A TOURIST coach that was carrying 49 people, many of them children, was involved in a dramatic accident on Monday as it was ascending...

The world’s smallest beach is in Spain

ASTURIAS in Spain can boast of being home to the world’s smallest beach; Playa de Gulpiyuri. This tucked-away gem, fed by underground tunnels, is located...

4 bedroom Flat for sale in Oviedo – € 159,000

Oviedo, Asturias   4 beds   2 baths € 159,000 This flat is at Calle Fray Ceferino, 33001, Oviedo, Asturias, on floor 1. It...

Cops in Spain arrest man who was grooming underage girls online

THE NATIONAL POLICE have arrested a 41-year-old man accused of grooming young girls aged between nine and 17.  The suspect, who was detained in Asturias,...

Scottish food charity helping needy children worldwide wins Spain’s Princess of Asturias award

A SCOTTISH charity has won a Princess of Asturias award for 'its exemplary dedication to helping resolve some of the world’s most pressing problems’. The...

4 bedroom Townhouse for sale in Morcin with garage – € 245,000

Morcín, Asturias   4 beds   3 baths € 245,000 In the Monsacro urbanization in Santa Eulalia de Morcín, located 10 minutes from Oviedo...

Member of voting table in Asturias went for a cigarette and never came back

A MEMBER of a voting table in Llaranes (Asturias) polling station never came back from his cigarette break.  The 40-year-old man said he was going...

Top Japanese author Haruki Murakami wins Princess of Asturias literature award in Spain

BESTSELLING Japanese novelist Haruki Murakami has won this year’s Princess of Asturias Award for literature. The Princess of Asturias Award jury praised the 'uniqueness' of...

Two 12-year-old twins die after falling out of a window in Asturias 

TWO twin sisters aged 12 have died after falling out of a window at their flat in Oviedo (Asturias).  The minors fell from a fourth...

Marathon legend Eliud Kipchoge wins Princess of Asturias sports award in Spain

THE MAN considered as the world's greatest-ever marathon runner- Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge- has been named as the winner of the 2023 Princess of Asturias...

Five people charged with starting devastating forest fires in Spain’s Asturias region

FIVE people have been charged with starting forest fires in the Asturias region over the last three weeks with police investigating a further ten...

Mother and young daughter survive fifth-floor apartment death leap in Spain’s Asturias region

AN Asturias mother and daughter are receiving hospital treatment after surviving a fifth-floor apartment window leap in Aviles on Wednesday. Hours earlier, the woman's father...

Rail bosses sacked after new train fleet was too tall for tunnels in northern Spain

TWO people who ordered 31 new trains for the Asturias to Cantabria commuter rail line have been sacked after the rolling stock were too...

Lone female on Spain’s ‘Most Wanted’ list detained in Ecuador for running Costa Blanca prostitution ring

POLICE have caught one of Spain's top ten 'Most Wanted' fugitives hiding out in a town on the Columbia-Ecuador border. Viviana Andrea Vallejo Gutierrez, 36,...

3 bedroom Apartment for sale in Oviedo – € 115,000

ApartmentOviedo, Asturias   3 beds   2 baths € 115,000 On Camino Real street, with all the necessary services at hand, as well as...

Spain gets another Masters 1000 tennis title winner but its not Nadal or Alcaraz

PABLO Carreno Busta, 31, won the Canadian Open title in Montreal on Sunday to take what he described as the 'best title of his...

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