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Thinking of buying a home in the sun? Look to Spain for bargain properties as housing crisis comes to an end, say experts

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Prices of homes on the Mediterranean coast rose 0.2 per cent in March First increase since January 2008 – since when average values across that region have fallen by 48% Bargains galore: After what seems an eternity, it’s over. No, I’m not referring to the General Election, but the long-running Spanish housing crash. ‘After seven […]

Spain – Most tourist friendly country in the World

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Britons’ favourite holiday destinations has been named the most tourist-friendly country in the world for the first time thanks to its ‘excellent’ culture, entertainment, and infrastructure. Spain defeated its European rivals in the World Economic Forum’s biennial travel and tourism competitiveness report, which said its position atop the rankings is ‘a positive sign for the […]

We are MALAGA !!!!!!

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MALAGA-born celebrities have been taking part in a new promotional video for a tourism campaign aiming to attract visitors to the city. The number of people born in the province who have triumphed in their chosen professions, from singing to acting, football to cookery, lead Malaga City’s Tourist Board to think up a campaign using […]

Round the world Feria in Fuengirola was fantastic

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One of the Costa del Sol’s most colourful and popular annual fairs, the Feria Internacional de los Pueblos, kicked off last Wednesday. Although the lively cultural occasion began at midday it was not until 8.30 in the evening when it was officially launched with an act that filled Fuengirola’s Palacio de la Paz. Representatives of […]

Hotels stays in Andalucia up 10% on last year.

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ALMOST 10% more overnight stays were recorded in Andalucia hotels in the first quarter of 2015 than in the same period the year before. Hotels and guesthouses across the region recorded almost 7.1 million overnight stays which is 9.4% higher than the start of 2014. Even more good news – hotels are forecasting 80% occupancy […]

Malaga welcomes the worlds biggest ocean-going liner

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THE world’s largest cruise liner, ‘Allure of the Seas,’ arrived in Malaga just after 8am today. The ship, described as a floating skyscraper, will only be in port for 12 hours, but in that time, the 6,000 passengers will be taking full advantage of the city’s attractions. The MS Allure of the Seas is an […]

The Malaga Film festival in its full glory

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With so many diverse activities going on all over town, cinema remains the focus, as prizes start to be awarded A vibrant, successful 18th edition of the Malaga Film Festival continues into the weekend, as the Spanish film industry starts to show a strong recovery from the economic crisis. All week the city’s streets have […]