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British Ambassador reassures holiday makers Thomas Cook hotels will be paid

Following the collapse of Thomas Cook, some tourists who have travelled out from the UK on Thomas Cook package holidays have been asked to...

MOJÁCAR REPORTS AN EXCELLENT SUMMER SEASON WITH ALMOST 100% OCCUPATION

The Directors of Mojácar’s hotel chains unanimously reported a very successful summer, at a recent meeting with Tourism Councillor, Emmanuel Agüero, which was also...

British Ambassador reassures holiday makers Thomas Cook hotels will be paid

Following the collapse of Thomas Cook, some tourists who have travelled out from the UK on Thomas Cook package holidays have been asked to...

Costa Blanca largely unaffected by demise of Thomas Cook

The bankruptcy of the British tour operator Thomas Cook , the oldest travel company in the world, and the first to bring tourists to...

UK Civil Aviation Authority launches full programme to support Thomas Cook...

Thomas Cook has ceased trading so all holidays are now cancelled Government scheme will guarantee hotel costs for ATOL-protected holidaymakers UK Civil Aviation...

Lifeguards accuse employers of labour exploitation

Lifeguard Professionals employed in private pools say that they have had enough of the uncertainty and the instability of their situations, in many cases...

Rafal celebrates it’s IX Ruta de la Tapa

The municipality of Rafal will be celebrating it’s IX Tapas Route from September 13 to 15 with a raffle for members of the public...

Professionals Call for Extension of Lifeguards

As the official summer season is set to come to a close next week, it ends as one of the bleakest for some years,...

Just when you thought flight cancellations couldn’t get any worse

Just when you thought flight cancellations can't get any worse, along comes disruption at French Air Traffic control! BY ANDREW  ATKINSON JUST when you thought...

Alicante expects to lose 30,000 cruise passengers this year

Having announced in April that 50 cruise ships and over 100,000 tourists would visit the city in 2019 the Alicante City council has revised...

Deadlock in Union talks with Ryanair as strikes go ahead

Ryanair cancel flights to and from Spain in September BY ANDREW  ATKINSON Breaking News After 9 hours of meetings, #Ryanair rejects the mediation proposal of...

TIME FOR POSITIVITY IN SAN FULGENCIO

It's been a major priority of the new Tourism Department in San Fulgencio to put the municipality back on the map, and the chance...

Benidorm hotel food poisoning scams disappear following UK jail sentences

During the summer of 2016 the number of fake claims made on hotels and tour operators for food poisoning by British tourists spread like...

Good news for Corvera as it announces link with Canary Islands

Corvera Airport has announced that with effect from 28 October it will operate a twice weekly return flight to the Canary Islands. The flight will...

Ryanair to close four bases in Spain – in wake of...

By Andrew Atkinson Ryanair have announced that it is closing four of its bases in Spain - news that comes in the wake of strikes...

What is the cost of a young life?

Virtually every summer there are drownings in private community swimming pools across the province, and only last week, at the Aldeas de Aguamarina urbanisation...

Cuevas del Rodeo, Inspiration in Residence

The Rodeo Caves have accommodation that is carved into the rock for the development of creative projects. Rojales has one of the most unique...

Passengers board coaches to Valencia and Alicante – after ferry shunts...

By Andrew Atkinson A FERRY with 393 passengers and carrying 70 vehicles on board ran aground - shunting up against rocks - in the Costa...

Illegal sales costing Alicante Province 47 million

Illegal street sales, with the mantero’s (looky looky men) as the most widespread, vastly increase during the summer months, creating untold problems in the...

Lo Monte campsite wins European Prize

The Deutscher Camping Club DCC, the most important camper-caravan club in Germany, has chosen the campsite Lo Monte de Pilar de la Horadada (Alicante),...

Corvera airport continues to lose traffic

Figures released by airport Management Company AENA show that Corvera airport has now lost more than 100,000 passengers in the first 7 months of...

La Zenia holidaymakers appalled as raw sewage reaches blue flag beach

Councillors from the Orihuela Ayuntamiento were blaming a sewage plant close to Lomas de Cabo Roig for a sewage spill that saw thousands of...

Orihuela Costa now has four adapted beaches

On Monday the Councillor for Beaches, Ramón López, has visited the beaches of Orihuela that have accessible bathing areas for people with reduced mobility....

WATCH – Smoke-filled British Airways plane evacuated at Valencia airport

Nearly two dozen people have been slightly injured after the cabin of a British Airways flight in which they were travelling filled with smoke...

Courts rule Ryanair liable to damages of 2,000 euros for flight...

A court in A Coruña has ruled that Ryanair will have to compensate two passengers with a payment of approximately 2,000 euros for a...

Province spend € 21,000 a year on unused lifeguard towers

There are 31 lifeguard watchtowers in the province, which, with the exception of the 4 that are located in Alicante, remain completely unused. They are...

Mojácar’s Candlelit Night

Great success for Mojácar’s candlelit night and hotel occupancy throughout the summer season Taking place at the height of the tourist season, Mojácar’s eighth Noche...

La Mata Beach Emergency Drills

Torrevieja’s Councillor for Emergencies, Federico Alarcón, was on hand on Monday to see an emergency drill carried out on La Mata Beach, during which...

Imserso tourism delay threatens to wipe out offseason in Costa Blanca

As we enter the month of August, Costa Blanca hotels are warning that there is still absolutely no information on the Imserso (Institute for...

How to Escape the Crowds on Your Wildlife Vacation

The great outdoors is a popular place for many people taking vacations, and there’s certainly no shortage of wildlife-rich destinations on the North American...

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