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Spain’s Andalucia sees 72.5% drop in foreign tourists in first six months of 2020

According to figures from the National Institute of Statistics (INE), the region only saw 1.5 million foreign tourists between January and June

June’s foreign tourist figures show record collapse on Spain’s Costa Blanca

FIGURES from Spain's National Statistics Institute(INE) have shown that international visitor numbers to the Valencian Community in June were massively down by...

Valencian president says that Spain’s Costa Blanca is safe for tourists as extra police patrols hit nightclubs this weekend

EXTRA police visits to nightclubs have been promised this weekend by Valencian Community president, Ximo Puig, in order to control the spread...

Spain’s Costa Blanca pleas for exemption over UK quarantine travel rules

SPAIN'S Valencian Community has asked Britain to exempt holidaymakers from the Costa Blanca from a 14 day quarantine when they fly back...

‘Safe Tourism’ flag awarded to seven beaches in Spain’s Malaga

The Malaga beaches which stand out for quality tourism are: La Misericordia, San Andrés, La Malagueta, La Caleta, Pedregalejo, El Palo and El Dedo.

Free parasols for bathers at popular tourist beaches on Spain’s Costa Blanca

BATHERS enjoying their Covid-safe day on Torrevieja’s Playa del Cura were able to take away a free parasol yesterday, courtesy of the...

Hotel association introduces ‘Badge of Honour’ for Covid-compliant hotels and bars in Spain’s Benidorm

AS THOUSANDS more flights land at Alicante Airport, hoteliers association HOSBEC has introduced a health check scheme for hotels.

TRAVEL: Online searches for Spanish domestic flights to Malaga Airport surge by 523% in a week as Costa del...

Ryanair, EasyJet and Vueling are the main airline companies to offer flights to Malaga

Spain enters tourism talks with Turkey

ARANCHA Gonzalez Laya, the Spanish foreign minister, discussed the future of tourism with her Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu yesterday.

King Felipe and Queen Letizia embark on Royal tour of Spain in order to promote new normality and encourage...

KING Felipe has embarked on a tour of Spain in order to promote the new normality and encourage tourists to visit.

WISH YOU WERE HERE -Benidorm on Spain’s Costa Blanca ready and waiting for Brit tourists

BENIDORM’S beaches are ready, tourism services are in place, bars and restaurants are starting to reopen and hotels are on standby –...

TRAVEL: Costa del Sol tourism bosses REJECT 14-day quarantine on British visitors in Spain

“This is not the time to play a game of chess but a time to make it easier for tourists to come to Spain with the appropriate health guarantees”

King Felipe VI makes an appeal to international tourists to visit Spain this summer

KING Felipe of Spain has made an appeal to international tourists to visit Spain this summer.

Andalucian Government invests €22.5 million in promotional campaigns to attract tourists, featuring Hollywood star, Antonio Banderas

THE Junta de Andalucia has announced that it will invest €22.5 million in promotional campaigns to attract tourists this summer.

Spain is the number one country worldwide for most hotel reservations this summer

SPAIN has the most summer hotel reservations worldwide.

Gibraltar remains hopeful for tourism as COVID-19 temporarily shuts down industry

Gibraltar is hopeful for tourism in the future as COVID-19 wrecks havoc on the industry worldwide. There are now 20 active cases in the territory.

BREAKING: UK ‘must improve its coronavirus figures’ if British tourists to return to Spain this summer, warns top minister

THE UK must improve its data on coronavirus before Brits can travel to Spain this summer.  That is the warning laid out by Spanish tourism...

80% of hotels in Malaga province to be open in July

HOTELIERS in Malaga have announced their plans to have 80% of hotels in the province open in July.

Spain’s Costa del Sol regains momentum with Airbnb as searches increase by 500%

The Costa del Sol begins to recover in Airbnb’s bookings

Benidorm politician slams Spanish government for ‘scaring tourists away’ with two-week quarantine for international travellers

TOURISM spokesman for the Partido Popular Agustin Almodobar has accused the Spanish government of 'scaring away' tourists. It...

COVID-19 measures approved for hotels to reopen in Spain this summer

Safety distances between employees and clients must be guaranteed and ensure that hygienic means are in place.

Brits will only be allowed to visit Spain if UK’s coronavirus figures are good enough, suggests EU plan to...

THE European Commission (EC) has set out a plan to salvage this year’s summer tourist season. It proposes a...

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.

Costa Blanca tourist group suggests Spain’s de-escalation plans could be ‘lifebuoy filled with concrete’

NEW MEASURES to get Spain back to a ‘new normal’ have been met with criticism from two major tourist groups in Costa...

Hotelier in Spain’s Andalucia talks to the BBC about the devastating effects of coronavirus on tourism

A HOTELIER from Andalucia has spoken to the BBC detailing what effect the coronavirus will have on his business.

CORONAVIRUS: Surge in cancellations of cycling holidays in Spain’s Mallorca spells disaster for tourism sector at Easter

A number of hotels have reported that the cancellation of reservations have grown exponentially.