Category: Travel

Mallorca is the world capital of wheelchair golf in 2018
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Mallorca is the world capital of wheelchair golf in 2018

After several years organizing the Handisport International Disabled Open golf tournament, Handisport Foundation has managed to bring the first wheelchair golf world championship to Mallorca . A tournament unique in its characteristics, which since last Thursday and until yesterday has gathered in Son Antem 40 players, from 21 countries on five continents. “The consolidation of the European tournaments that we have organized in...

Consell opens the door to allow tourist equipment in rustic
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Consell opens the door to allow tourist equipment in rustic

Consell de Mallorca approved last July the initial Plan of Intervention in Tourist Areas (PIAT) and definitely the zoning of the holiday rental . All with the aim of defining the tourist model for the island and to bring order to activities that for years have been so popular in the Balearics, such as renting flats to tourists. Although the opposition...

Telephone networks as a source of meteorological observation
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Telephone networks as a source of meteorological observation

The Mallorcan company Wireless DNA , with offices in Spain and Mexico, has developed a new technology of meteorological monitoring in real time and close to the surface, of terrestrial and maritime coverage, which will improve the precision and spatial coverage of the current methods of observation . This project has captured the interest of the Ministry of Science, Innovation and Universities of...

Cold, wind and rains return due to a cyclone
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Cold, wind and rains return due to a cyclone

The State Meteorological Agency (AEMET) foresees for this Sunday locally strong and / or persistent rainfall in Andalusia, the Valencian Community, Catalonia and the Central System and strong waves of up to 6 meters on the coast of all the northern provinces. This is due to a cyclogenesis that will generate low pressures that will bring rain, cold, wind and...

Alicante creates a ‘flat rate’ for transport
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Alicante creates a ‘flat rate’ for transport

The Transportation Board of the City of Alicante agreed yesterday to create a bonus of unlimited travel for 30 days for a price of 40 euros . It is planned to enter into operation in December and may be obtained by residents of the city to access for 30 days with unlimited travel on public transport. This was reported by the consistory after the celebration of...

The Costa del Sol exceeds the barrier of 23 million overnight stays in the first nine months
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The Costa del Sol exceeds the barrier of 23 million overnight stays in the first nine months

The Costa del Sol has closed the first nine months of the year with a slight drop of 0.4% in the number of travelers in tourist accommodation (hotels, tourist apartments, tourist camps and rural houses) with a total of 5,614,440 tourists , 21,897 less than in the same period of 2017, which was the best...

‘La Tarasca’ announces fashion with shades inspired by the Alhambra and the colors of Holy Week
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‘La Tarasca’ announces fashion with shades inspired by the Alhambra and the colors of Holy Week

The pastel blue of the Alhambra baths and a purple bougainvillea tone in keeping with the colors of Easter inspired the dress and shawl with which ‘La Tarasca’ has appeared on the eve of Corpus Christi to unveil fashion trends in the Spring-summer season of 2018, the current year. Renewing the tradition of the fair, the popular mannequin that defeats...

A scientific study reveals leaks of the phosphogypsum ponds of Huelva to the Tinto River
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A scientific study reveals leaks of the phosphogypsum ponds of Huelva to the Tinto River

A study by researchers from the University of Huelva and the Andalusian Institute of Earth Sciences of the University of Granada-CSIC confirms that there is a connection between the phosphogypsum ponds and the Rio Tinto estuary, which contributes to the pollution of this . The study, published in the journal ‘Water Research’ , discards that the process water piled on the...

One dead and one injured when an aircraft fell in the Granada town of Loja
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One dead and one injured when an aircraft fell in the Granada town of Loja

One person has died and another has been injured this afternoon at the fall of an aircraft in Loja ( Granada ), as reported by the emergency service 112. The incident occurred shortly after 12:30 hours, at which time a witness has warned that he had seen an aircraft fall while traveling at kilometer 178 of the A-92, Sevilla direction . Until...

Red wine from Malaga is among the best in the world
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Red wine from Malaga is among the best in the world

Malaga Capuchina Vieja Petit Verdot wine has managed to win the bronze world in the category of red wines with more than 12 months in barrels in the International Wine Challenge, considered the second most important wine contest in the world. La Capuchina, is the family winery responsible for producing this Petit Verdot. Susana García, one...