Tag Archives: Spain

Spain holidays warning: Forest fires devastating popular tourist island of Mallorca

Spain holidays to Mallorca have only just been blighted by mini-tsunamis, but now forest fires are threatening the popular tourist island. The country is currently enduring one of its hottest summers in living memory. Tourists in Mallorca are now being warned that the forest fires could bring their holidays to a sudden end. The alarm has been sounded after sixty ...

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Spain epidemic warning: Dangerous bacteria outbreak threatens summer holidays

Holidays to Spain are under threat as a bacteria outbreak sweeps the Canary Islands. A warning from the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control has advised that 13 tourists have already been hit with the Klebsiella pneumoniae bacteria. They warn that it is a potential epidemic situation after the tourists – primarily Swedish and Norwegian – were affected. It ...

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Spain holidays: Airport staff threaten STRIKE this summer causing potential flight chaos

Spanish holidays this summer are being threatened with chaos due to a huge ground staff strike at major airports. The strike, with 60,000 ground staff to be involved, will affect all elements of the airport including baggage handlers, cleaning staff and maintenance workers. The reason for the strike is to deal with the issue of wage increases, working hours and ...

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Queen Letizia of Spain: Thrifty royal recycles optical illusion dress for Madrid meeting

Queen Letizia of Spain, 45, was snapped arriving to a meeting at the meeting in Madrid on Friday morning wearing the same dress she wore back in September last year.  The monochrome dress perfectly accentuated the royal’s slender waistline but also offered an optical illusion for snappers.  From a far, the thin black and white lines on the dress look ...

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Spain holiday prices SLASHED amid World Cup – latest travel advice after fan violence

Spain holidays are getting even cheaper as the region struggles to attract British holidaymakers. As the largest nationality to visit Spain, the World Cup and good weather in the UK has meant fewer British tourists travelling abroad. Despite entering peak season, holiday bookings have dropped with travel companies slashing prices. According to TravelSupermarket, seven-night packages for July can be found ...

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Russia vs. Spain World Cup Live Stream: How to Watch

July 1, 2018 5:00AM PT Russia has beat the odds thus far in the tournament with a record of two wins to one loss, but Spain’s undefeated standing and all-star lineup may be the end for the home team. Who will win comes down to a battle of the home advantage versus the previously victorious Spanish offensive line. Russia will ...

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British Airways CEO warns of 'significant impact' on summer flights to Spain

British Airways has echoed Ryanair’s warning that flights this summer could see even more delay and cancellations thanks to French air traffic controller strikes. Ryanair previously advised that more European journeys this year could see problems, ahead of the 1,000 flights already cancelled by the low-cost airline. More than 5,000 flights have been cancelled this year across the board. Flights ...

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Spain named best value destination for sun and beach holidays – where to go this summer

Spain remains to be one of the best value holiday destinations for Britons this summer. The country, which welcomes 12 million Britons every year, also offers the cheapest trips when it comes to some sun and some sea. Spain has a variety of beautiful destinations such as Barcelona, Majorca and Ibiza being well-liked by travellers. On The Beach has revealed ...

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