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A7 Finishing date for Arroyo brought forward to 2020

The new exit, which routinely causes kilometres-long back-ups down the hard shoulder, could be operational as soon as October 2020The finishing date for the long-awaited new A-7 motorway exit in Arroyo de la Miel has been brought forward by more than two years. Public...

RED ALERT – Highest warning issued for Costa de Sol weather

SPAIN’S weather agency AEMET has issued a red alert for the Axarquia, Guadalhorce and Costa del Sol region. The warning is in place until 9am tomorrow. There is also a yellow warning still in place for storms in all three areas. Meanwhile, a third person is believed...

A Legal Guide to buying property in Spain

The Steps Got it! You have found your property. It is now essential to take it off market. By and large, all properties on the Costa del Sol are listed with several agents, and we are not fully in control of visits made to the property. Placing a reservation deposit...

Senior Masters Cup 2018 in Marbella – where the tennis happens

It will be a stellar third edition for the Senior Masters Cup 2018 in Marbella that will take place on Saturday, the 28th and Sunday, the 29th September. Once again, Puente Romano & Marbella Club will make Marbella the centre of the world’s tennis. The high-level...

Malaga Feria

On the left side, you can hear the trumpet, on the right singing and clapping, in each bar a different song is played, but all of them feel the same rhythm; the rhythm of the “fiesta”. Feria de Malaga is now on and not for the fainthearted. It lasts eight days and...

Estepona

Estepona being one of the few remaining towns here that has managed to keep its Spanish charm, this relatively small town with its cobbled streets feels more like the Spain of the 70's still offering tapas and Spanish delicacies but is now becoming increasingly...

Ryanair strike: One in six flights cancelled in pilot walkout

Ryanair pilots are striking in five European countries, forcing the cancellation of a sixth of the firm's flights during the holiday season peak. The 24-hour walk-out involves staff in Germany, Sweden, Ireland, Belgium and the Netherlands. About 50,000 passengers are...