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Uber arrives on Costa del Sol shores

DIGITAL taxi service Uber is coming to the Costa del Sol this summer. The globe-trotting company will be bringing 200 of its cars to Malaga,...

Blue is the beach colour on Spain’s Costa Blanca

AS the summer season is almost upon the people of the Costa Blanca, the region begins to prepare for the influx of tourists and...

Robert De Niro gives Nobu Marbella official opening the Hollywood glitz

THE Nobu Marbella hotel may have opened its doors to the public in mid-March, but the official opening of this latest venue of the...

SEE YA VALENCIA! A room with a view no more

THE Valencian government has announced plans to only allow holiday rentals in ground floor and first floor properties, so your city break penthouse with...

Another brick in Marbella’s wall

MAYOR of Marbella Ángeles Muñoz performed a formal ceremony laying the first brick in the building of an all-inclusive family resort. Club Med, which first...

Welcome to Khasab (Oman) with Vivalia Travel

Khasab is a city in an exclave of Oman bordering the United Arab Emirates. It is the local capital of the Musandam peninsula and...

Less hassle, and more holiday savings!

AS many expatriates in Spain begin to look at summer visitor schedules there are bargains to be grabbed with a little research and flexibility. If...

Cutting holiday costs? Find free checked petsitters online

CUT out the cost of pet care by finding free petsitters. It is true! You can cut your holiday costs by eliminating the costs of...
Welcome to Malta with Vivalia Travel

Welcome to Malta with Vivalia Travel

SOMEBODY once said that an island can only be called such when viewed from the sea. This may be obvious, but very true. What is...
Welcome to Porto Venere with Vivalia Travel

Welcome to Porto Venere with Vivalia Travel

Porto Venere is a town and comune located on the Ligurian coast of Italy in the province of La Spezia. It comprises the three...
Boozed-up Benidorm-bound Brit banned from flying with RyanAir

Boozed-up Benidorm-bound Brit banned from flying with Ryanair for life

A BENIDORM-BOUND Ryanair passenger has been banned from flying with the airline for life after causing a drunken brawl onboard. The flight from Newcastle airport...
Third in Spain

Teulada-Moraira is third in Spain for searches on Trivago

TRIVAGO searches for Teulada-Moraira are up 46 per cent since last year and the municipality is the third most searched for national destination in...
Fight jet lag fast!

Fight jet lag, fast!

MOST travellers try to make the most of their time overseas, yet fail to consider the leap in time zones they make in a...
flight delays

There are flight delays… and then there are 38-hour flight delays

AT THIS time of the year, may it be due to the extra flights for the holiday season, the annual strikes by air traffic...
MOTORWAY COACH INFERNO

Motorway coach inferno en-route to Alicante-Elche Airport

NINETEEN passengers and the driver on a coach to Alicante-Elche Airport had a lucky escape when it burst into flames. It was just before 9.00am...

BA cabin crew on four-week strike

SOME British Airways cabin crew are to strike for a further 14 days as part of a prolonged dispute over pay, the Unite trade...

Disney goes full throttle with theme park upgrades

AN immersive ‘Star Wars’ hotel, a new ‘Ratatouille’ attraction and the first ever Mickey Mouse ride are just some of the high-profile features coming...

Budget airlines: Cheaper tickets, longer delays

YOU buy a cheap plane ticket, but travel longer than expected? refund.me statistics show low-cost carriers are top-notch in flight delays. Claims received in...

54 per cent of travellers take pictures for social media before settling down to...

NEW global research from Booking.com reveals nearly half of travellers believe the first 24 hours of a holiday set the tone for the rest of...

Two Benidorm attractions in TripAdvisor top ten

TRIPADVISOR announced the winners of its Travellers' Choice awards for Amusement Parks and Water Parks recently, with Aqualandia in Benidorm voted the second-best water...

Benidorm’s ‘Sunlounger-Gate’

SUNBATHING TOURISTS are on the verge of war as they fight for their piece of space on the famously packed beaches of Benidorm. Most Benidorm...

British Airways cabin crew begin 16-day strike

SOME BRITISH Airways cabin crew began a 16-day strike on Saturday in a prolonged pay dispute. Members of BA's ‘mixed fleet’ cabin crew - those...

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All change for euro notes in Spain

THE European Central Bank (ECB) has unveiled the new €100 and €200 banknotes, which will enter into circulation on May 28, 2019. After the...

Celebrity Chef Steve Saunder’s hosts dream wedding do

THIS WEEK Celebrity Chef from Ready Steady Cook & Master Chef Steven Saunders, proprietor of The Little Geranium in La Cala asks Michele to...

New proposal to scrap the inheritance tax in Spain

SPAIN’S centre-right party Ciudadanos (C’s) has announced proposals for a zero rate of inheritance tax.  They have asked the PSOE Government to scrap the...

Costa del Sol celebrations of the 100th Anniversary of the RAF

MEMBERS of the RAF Association Costa del Sol Branch, together with family and friends, gathered at the Tamisa Golf Hotel to celebrate the 100th Anniversary...

Aid for those who need it most in Costa Blanca municipality

SAN VICENTE del Raspeig Council has announced that it plans to allocate €150,000 towards paying housing costs for disadvantaged families in the municipality. According to...

Countdown to new Costa Blanca market place has begun

THE countdown has begun to the start of the new market place in Orihuela. Everything is now in place for the Tuesday market to move...

New Lions Club for the Costa del Sol

AN English-speaking Lions International club has now been formed in Marbella. Founded 101 years ago, the international organisation operates in 200 countries worldwide, boasting 46,000...

Yes, the Spanish do stay in Benidorm!

EVERY year, many thousands of Spanish pensioners visit the Costa Blanca thanks to the State sponsored IMERSO project...although this year it’s going to cost...

Burn out on the Costa Blanca

FIREFIGHTERS had to remove three butane gas cylinders that were in imminent danger of exploding when a motor home caught fire. They were called to...

Jellyfish are stinging tourism on the Costa del Sol

OWNERS of beach-based attractions are counting their losses this summer after plagues of jellyfish disrupted business. As well as being an annoyance and risk to...

Safe spaces for children fill up on the Costa del Sol

A TOTAL of 842 children in ‘conflict’ situations were cared for at Family Encounter Points (PEF) in the city and region of Malaga city...

IN PICTURES: Grant A Wish Pink and Blue charity ball declared a €16,000 glittering...

A RECORD breaking €16,000 was raised for an array of worthy causes at the second Annual Oceana Grant A Wish Pink and Blue Ball. In...

Costa del Sol 14 – 20 September 2018 Issue 070

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Costa Blanca South 14 – 20 September 2018 Issue 984

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